Damascus is in Syria, located on the coordinates 33.51 latitude, 36.29 longitude. The time zone is Asia/Damascus (GMT+2) and its currency is SYP.

When visiting Damascus, you’ll have plenty of activities, sights and culinary experiences to keep you more than busy!

One of the best experiences of being in a different country is being adventurous and sampling the national dishes and local delicacies! If you get a chance, a venture to the local markets and shopping plazas is the best way to bring home authentic souvenirs and keepsakes.

The closest airport to Damascus is Damascus International Airport and is about 14.63 miles away.