Baniyas Tourism

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Baniyas (Arabic: بانياس‎‎ Bāniyās) is a city in Tartous Governorate, northwestern Syria, located 55 km south of Latakia (ancient Laodicea) and 35 km north of Tartous (ancient Tortosa) It is famous for its citrus fruit orchards and its export of wood. North of the city is an oil refinery, one of the largest in Syria, and a power station. On a nearby hill stands the Crusader castle of Margat (Qalaat el-Marqab), a huge Knights Hospitaller fortress built with black basalt stone.

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Unplug yourself and have a laid-back vacation at Baniyas, Syria. This city offers countless opportunities to click pictures for your travel journal. Most online packages to this city are of 1-2 days.

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Facts and Stats for Baniyas*

  • Baniyas: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Baniyas for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Baniyas.

    • Mugging and Robbery 37.5 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 50 (Moderate)
    • Car Stealing 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Attacks 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Drug offense 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 100 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 87.5 (Very High)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 37.5 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 12.5 (Very Low)
  • Living in Baniyas - Quality of Life

    • Safety Index 82.03 (Very High)
    • Climate Index 95.23 (Very High)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 24.4 (Very Low)
    • Health Care Index 80.56 (Very High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 125 (Very High)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in Baniyas

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Baniyas

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.04 USD
    • International Movie per seat 4 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 26.52 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 69.81 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 15 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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