Sāḩat ash Shahbandar

Sāḩat ash Shahbandar is a square in . Sāḩat ash Shahbandar is situated in , close to .

Notable Places in the Area

The Umayyad Mosque, also known as the Great Mosque of Damascus, located in the old city of , is one of the largest and oldest mosques in the world. is situated 2 km southeast of Sāḩat ash Shahbandar. Photo: Hala Chemical, CC BY-SA 3.0.

The National Museum of Damascus is a museum in the heart of , . is situated 1¼ km south of Sāḩat ash Shahbandar. Photo: Aziz1005, Public domain.

is a large and important square in , . is situated 420 metres southeast of Sāḩat ash Shahbandar. Photo: Wikimedia, Public domain.

Archaeological site
The Citadel of Damascus is a large medieval fortified palace and citadel in , . is situated 1½ km southeast of Sāḩat ash Shahbandar. Photo: Mewes, Public domain.

Localities in the Area

, named after Barmakids, is a neighborhood and district of the municipality of , .

( də-MASS-kəs; Arabic: دِمَشْق‎, romanized: Dimašq, Syrian Arabic: is the capital of ; it became the country's largest city in the early 2010s, following the decline in population of during the battle for the city. Photo: علي الصمادي, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a municipality and neighbourhood in , , located 6 kilometers north-east of the city center, to the north of district. is situated 4½ km northeast of Sāḩat ash Shahbandar. Photo: Muayad hamwi, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Sāḩat ash Shahbandar

33.5236° or 33° 31' 24.8" north
36.2933° or 36° 17' 36" east
703 metres (2306 feet)
Geo­Names ID

Also Known As

  • Arabic: ساحة الشهبندر
  • Sahat ash Shahbandar

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