Overlanding Africa.com offers budget safaris, Africa overland tours, camping & backpacking advice for Africa.

Check out our Chilly Bin Surfer Chronicles on our blog.

Contact us
SA: +27 (0)21 422 4644
UK: 0871 28 44 99 1

By Email
On Facebook

You have

Find things you like, add them to your backpack & they'll appear here.

Get the free Overlanding Newsletter!
Spice Tour
East African Adventure 21 Days From ZAR 15950 More about this trip
Keetmanshoop
Southern Africa Explored 20 Days From ZAR 23950 More about this trip
Addo Elephant National Park South-Africa
Short Garden Route Safari 5 Days From More about this trip
Previous Next

Palmyra City Tour

One of the biggest of ancient Syrian cities, properous Palmyra was once known as the 'Bride of the Desert' before it was taken over by the Romans in the middle of the first century AD.

Smack in the middle of the ancient Persia - Mediterranean Coast trade route, Palmyra boasts (reputably) the biggest Roman ruins in the Middle East, the huge Temple of Ba'al, a massive Roman Theatre and many Tower Tombs.

Why do the Palmyra City Tour?

Ancient Roman City Persia trade route Tower Tombs

 

Ask us something or leave a comment


Recent Feedback

Left quoteThe highlight of my trip had to be Gweru in Zimbabwe, it was my idea of paradise. So much to do there with the animals and the location of it was just beautiful!Right quote

Anne B (27) from Ireland

Left quoteThe trip was great! A very relaxed ride in a mokoro, followed by camping in the Okavango Delta and watching the animals on the islands was awesome!Right quote

Michael & Silke from Germany

Left quoteI loved every millisecond of the entire trip... Guess what I did in Swakopmund? I skydived out of a plane - woohoo was that AWESOME :-)Right quote

JoJo E (61) from Switzerland

Left quoteFinally home and had a great time…. I loved the shark diving, Sossusvlei and Himba people. Saw Lions, a Leopard, Elephants, Giraffes, everything really! Thanks for…Right quote

John E from Canada

Left quoteI did not believe in god till i visited Chobe National Park.Right quote

Juca from Uruguay

Go to all feedback Previous Next