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Hama Map, Syria

If you feel like you need some help to find your way in your destination city, you are in the right place. This Hama Map will certainly help you to seek out the best restaurants, clubs and sights in town. You want to know what is the best place for a walk? Or what you should be watching out for during your visit? Learn more about the best things to do in the city reading our travel tips and then get around in Hama with Travelgrove's map. While searching for places, you can also check some cheap flights or deals or you can take a look at our user's galleries about the city. We hope you will find our city map of Hama useful. Enjoy your trip and come back to share your travel experience about Hama!

Hama Travel Guide

Hama’s claim to fame, of course, are its centuries-old waterwheels (which are known as Norias in Arabic) lining the Orontes River. Designed and built first during the Byzantine rule, the Norias had irrigational use - these would raise water from the river and fill aqueducts leading to the fields. At present, there are about 17 Norias in Hama and though they do not have any functional worth left, they add to the charm... read more

Hama History

 King Shalmaneser reached Hamath during 835 BC. This led to the beginning of the Assyrian Empire. After Shalmaneser III, Aram and Hamath were divided in two and it seems that Aram took over some parts of Hamath’s territory.    read more

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