Palmyra Palmyra, Syria

Palmyra was once a great and powerful Roman city, as its impressive ruins attest. Substantial ruins of temples to Bel and Baal can be seen here, as well as towers tombs and a castle.

Pillars and tower tombs Palmyra
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Facts & Stats

Id
248467
Best Known As
Palmyra
Full Name
Palmyra
Also Known As
Tadmor ("Palm Tree")
Coordinates
34.554259° N, 38.266175° E  (map)