Syria is a great country to enjoy with your car hire, with fabulous destinations to discover and wonderful sights to see. Travelling in a Syria car hire may sometimes seem daunting as the local drivers tend to ignore most road rules except for the ones that allow them right of way, but drive defensively and use your horn freely and you're in for quite an adventure!
Syria time difference is 2 hours ahead of Greenwich Mean Time, so remember to set your clock before driving your cheap car hire in Damascus.
The official language in Syria is Arab, however many people speak at least basic English, specially in tourist areas, so don't hesitate to ask for directions when your cheap car hire in Aleppo.
Electricity in Syria is 220-240 volts and the standard plugs used are of the two round pins type.
The currency in Syria is the Syrian Pound (SYP). You will find ATM machines in the main cities only.
When planning your holiday, be sure to take a look at the following websites to find our Syria tourism office locations, places to visit, accommodations and other helpful information before travelling. Start by visiting the Ministry of Tourism website.
British citizens travelling to Syria need to have a passport valid for at least six months and a visa. It's important that your passport doesn't include any Israeli stamps, or entry in Syria will be denied.A visa is alos required, check the Syria visa details before you travel.
The British Embassy in Syria is located in Damascus. To know more about UK Embassies in Syria and other information, visit the website provided.
Before you book your car hire it's probably worth taking a look at the above essential Syria travel information, which includes everything you need to know when planning your holiday, as well as all the arrangements you need to make before travelling.