The first tourist tour has been opened in Aleppo, one of the most ancient cities in the world, since 2012. More than 300 children, students and pensioners from different parts of Syria have already visited main tourist attractions of the old city of Aleppo – the Umayyad mosque, Citadel of Aleppo, and National Museum.
Besides, food and souvenir shops have been already opened on the route of tourist groups in the old city of Aleppo.
It should be mentioned that, before the war, Aleppo was visited by more than seven million tourists.
Organizers of the first excursion tour to Aleppo, representatives of the city tourist business, noted that the necessary hotel fund would be restored as soon as possible.