Trip Planner:   Asia  /  Syria  /  Aleppo Governorate  /  Aleppo  /  Souq al

Souq al, Aleppo

Flea Market · Shopping
Explore the narrow alleys of Souq al, a World Heritage Site that has stood for seven centuries. Some 13 km (8 mi) of ancient passages mesmerize with a variety of local and imported goods. Markets within markets specialize in certain products, from luxuries like raw Iranian silk and exotic Indian spices and dyes, to domestic agricultural products, high-quality wool, and handmade soaps. Many of these date back as far as the 14th century. Take time as you shop to admire the traditional architecture of this national landmark. Put Souq al on your schedule, and learn what else deserves a visit by using our Aleppo planner.
Create an itinerary including Souq al
© OpenMapTiles © OpenStreetMap contributors

Souq al reviews

Rate this attraction
TripAdvisor traveler rating
TripAdvisor traveler rating 4.5
23 reviews
  • I recall narrow covered passages full of shops, mostly with clothes etc, but I also bought some very nice wooden boxes covered with pearl mass, which were relatively expensive, but worth the...  more »
  • I visited the souk with friends many times and was always amazed at the variety of colors, sounds and smells of the place. So many fine shopkeepers many of whose families have sold at the souk for...  more »

Plan your trip to Aleppo

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day by day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Popular things to do in Aleppo

See all ›
Duration: 3 hours
Duration: 1h 30 min
Duration: 1 hour

Side trips from Aleppo

Duration: 1h 30 min
Duration: 1h 30 min
Duration: 1h 30 min