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Idlib Destination Guide

Touring Idlib in Syria

Idlib in the region of Idlib with its 128,840 citizens is a city located in Syria - some 168 mi or ( 271 km ) North of Damascus , the country's capital city .

Interactive map of Idlib

Time in Idlib is now 06:58 AM (Friday) . The local timezone is named " Asia/Damascus " with a UTC offset of 3 hours. Depending on your travel resources, these more prominent places might be interesting for you: Zardana, Ma'arrat Misrin, Kafr Jalis, Idlib, and Homs. Being here already, consider visiting Zardana . We collected some hobby film on the internet . Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation. Check out our recommendations for Idlib ? We have collected some references on our attractions page.


Update: 'Deadly blasts' hit Syria's Idlib

2:13 min by AlJazeeraEnglish
Views: 2090 Rating: 3.15

Two blasts have ripped through Syria's northwestern city of Idlib. Al Jazeera's Rula Amin, who is monitoring events for us from neighbouring Lebanon, has this update on the latest developments. ..

Hero of the revolution Syrian flag in front of Bashar al-Assad militia- April 22

1:12 min by عبدالله العبيدي
Views: 410 Rating: 4.56

Brave young Syrian Revolution Syrian flag in the face of tanks and troops Bashar cowardly traitor to the Syrians to leave the tanks during the city to escape before the arrival of the international ob ..

shouting fire gun in west Idlib City.mp4

0:35 min by canopus90syria
Views: 10 Rating: 0.00

sorry, the file name translated by Google Translate ..

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Interesting facts about this location


Idlib is a city in northwestern Syria, capital of the Idlib Governorate, and 59 kilometers west of Aleppo. It has an elevation of nearly 500 meters above sea level. In the 2004 census by the Central Bureau of Statistics, Idlib had a population of 98,791 (2004 census). The inhabitants are overwhelmingly Sunni Muslims, although there is a significant Christian minority. Idlib is divided into six main districts: Ashrafiyeh (the most populous), Hittin, Hejaz, Downtown, Hurriya, and al-Qusur.

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Located at 35.93 36.63 (Lat./Long.); Less than 0 km away
Tags: Cities in Syria, Fertile Crescent, Idlib, Populated places in Idlib District


Binnish is a town in northwestern Syria, administratively belonging to the Idlib Governorate, located just north of Idlib. Nearby localities include Kafriya and Maarrat Misrin to the northwest, al-Fu'ah to the north, Ta'um and Taftanaz to the northeast, Iffis to the southeast and Sarmin to the south. According to the Syria Central Bureau of Statistics (CBS), Binnish had a population of in the 2004 census. Its inhabitants are predominantly Sunni Muslims.

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Located at 35.95 36.70 (Lat./Long.); Less than 6 km away
Tags: Populated places in Idlib District, Towns in Syria

Battle of Sarmin

In the Battle of Sarmin (or Battle of Tell Danith) on September 14, 1115, Prince Roger of Salerno's Crusader army surprised and routed the Seljuk Turkish army of Bursuq bin Bursuq of Hamadan.

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Located at 35.90 36.72 (Lat./Long.); Less than 8 km away
Tags: 12th-century crusades, Battles involving the Seljuk Turks, Battles of the Crusades, Conflicts in 1115

Taftanaz Air Base

Taftanaz Air Base is a Syrian Air Force installation located 1.7 miles south of Taftanaz, Idlib Governorate and 1.8 miles east of Taoum, Idlib Governorate, Syria. Taftanaz is a home to two squadrons of Mil-8/17 Hip helicopters. Led by jihadist fighters from the Al-Nusra Front and a Ahrar al-Sham battalion Syrian rebels overran Taftanaz during the second week in January, 2013.

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Located at 35.97 36.78 (Lat./Long.); Less than 14 km away
Tags: Syrian Air Force


Mardikh is a village in the Idlib Governorate of Syria. It is the nearest village to the site of historical Ebla ("Tel Mardikh"), south east of Idlib. Nearby localities include Saraqib to the north, Kafr Amim to the east, Maardabsah and Khan al-Sabl to the south and Dadikh to the west. According to the Syria Central Bureau of Statistics (CBS), Mardikh had a population of 32,495 in the 2004 census.

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Located at 35.81 36.79 (Lat./Long.); Less than 19 km away
Tags: Populated places in Idlib District, Villages in Syria

Historical Weather

temperature and rainfall during the year in Idlib

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Information of geographic nature is based on public data provided by, CIA world facts book, Unesco, DBpedia and wikipedia. Weather is based on NOAA GFS.