Qasr al-Hayr ach-Charqi

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Un Chateau du désert: Qasr al-Hayr ach- Charqi is part of the Tentative list of Syria in order to qualify for inclusion in the World Heritage List.

Qasr al-Hayr ach-Charqi is an Umayyad desert castle from the 8th century. It is a large castle surrounded by a wall. Within the ramparts lies a courtyard, two palaces and apartments. The castle was supplied with water by a canal.

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Full Name
Un Chateau du désert: Qasr al-Hayr ach- Charqi
Country
Syria
Added
1999
Type
Cultural
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1999 Added to Tentative List

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