The Tetrapylon, Palmyra

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Historic Site · Hidden Gem · Tourist Spot
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  • The Tetrapylon is my favourite bit of ancient Palmyra, original and impressing. I was sad to hear it was damaged during the war, I hope not much.  more »
  • The Great Tetrapylon unites the central and western sections of the main colonnade (main road) that runs through Palmyra. You cannot miss it as you walk down the colonnade. It is a pretty good...  more »
  • The World Heritage Area of the Palmira region of Syria is the most dense of ancient Byzantine monuments. Between 2011 and 2018, the region suffered heavy damage due to civil war. As soon as peace arrives in the region and the destroyed World Heritage list, these precious artifacts are restored and brought back to the future.
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