ADD TO LISTFew travelers choose to stop at Ma'lula when traveling to Syria, and those that do often go to see the Mar Sarkis. Those traveling through the area most often go to more well-known destinations such as Damascus. If you've been to Ma'lula, help us make this Ma'lula travel guide better by adding your favorite spots!
Travel Tips from people who've been to Ma'lula
Maalula is a beautiful city with warm, friendly, generous people. When You first see Maalula it leaves You breathless. You will not need a car to drive around. You journey should be on foot. This way you will be able to take in the full expierence. You will start at St. Tekla onward to Mar Sarkis. The churches are beautiful, the Aramaic language amazing, the views WOW! This is a place everyone should see. I loved it and I am going back again and again
It is a must in Syria, the only place in the worl still speakin Aramei, Jesus original language... go down Mary mother of Jesus road between the rock to be mesmerized.