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Syria international travel guide in 2023

Landscape view of Syria

Syria πŸ‡ΈπŸ‡Ύ

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Syria is part of Asia with main city at Damascus. It's usually 🌀️ 11.40 °C in Syria with a rainfall of 🌧 42.22 mm. Internet speed in Syria is on average 1.2 Mbps. Its Developing country with a population of 19M people. The main currency is Syrian Pound. The languages spoken are Arabic. Automatic teller machines are rare in Syria. Current travel safety advice is Do not travel. Get other useful information like socket plugs, SIM cards and emergency numbers.
πŸ‘ Developing Β  🌀️ ~11.40 Β°C Β  🌧 ~42.22 mmΒ  πŸ‘¨β€πŸ‘©β€πŸ‘¦β€πŸ‘¦ 19M people
Advice

πŸ›‘οΈ Travel safety

Do not travel
Entry and exit measures for Syria may change without notice. If you’re planning to cross to Lebanon, contact Lebanese authorities for requirements. You need a negative COVID-19 (PCR) test or proof of vaccination to enter Lebanon. If despite our advice, you're entering Syria, a negative COVID-19 (PCR) test result or proof of vaccination is required and you may need to self-isolate at home. The security situation remains extremely volatile. If you're in Syria, consider leaving now through commercial means. We continue to advise: Do not travelΒ to Syria due to the extremely dangerous security situation. Armed conflict is ongoing and air strikes, kidnappings and terrorist attacks are common.
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Weather

🌀️ Temperature

🌧 Rainfall

General

πŸ”Œ Sockets

Syria uses 220V, 50Hz with sockets and plugs Type C, Type E and Type L.

🌐 Languages

The languages that are typically spoken are Arabic
Money

πŸ’± Currencies Used

Syria uses the Syrian pound (symbol: Β£S), code SYP.Banknotes come in denominations of 1000, 500, 200, 100 and 50 pounds. Pound is subdivided into 100 piastres. Coins come in denominations of 25, 10, 5, 2 and 1 pounds.

🏧 ATMs

Automatic teller machines are rare in Syria. Your best bet is to look for them in large cities and community places.You do not need a chip & PIN card to use an ATM β€” your standard magnetic card will work fine.
Calling

πŸ“‘ Internet

Internet speed in Syria is on average 1.2 Mbps. WiFi coverage in Syria is low. It is not as easy to find one.

πŸ“ž Calling

To call Syria, dial +, then 963 (the country code for Syria), then the area code (without the initial 0) and the local number. For local calls within Syria, start with the area code (with the initial 0). In the case above area code is 11 .
Driving

πŸ†˜ Emergency

Universal
+264 (61) 10111
Police
+264 (61) 10111
Ambulance
+264 (61) 10111
Fire department
+264 (61) 10111

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