Operators, Hotels, Airlines
Food & Drink, Services
Computer Equipment, ISP's,
Training & Courses
Small Business, Companies,
& Literature, Organizations,
About Syria, Government, Embassies
Dining Out, Home
Television, Radio, Advertising
& Plays, Books
Usually about sixty thousand
tourists visit Palmyra during the festival (Badyet Al-Chaam)
in the Syrian Desert.
This Festival is held in the last week of May.
Many activities happen in this festival: horses, camels and
cars races, the most beautiful horse, music and theatre
shows, the antiques and hand made products market. One of
the major activities of this festival is the "Miss
Desert" competition. Miss desert will be crowned during
a grand gala hold at the historic temple of "Ba'l"
an Ancient Palmyran god.