Fafterin is one of the Dead Cities of northern Syria. It is notable for being home to the second-oldest church in Syria (after Dura Europos), dating from 372 AD.
Quick Facts on Fafertin
|Categories:||churches; city ruins|
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|Coordinates:||36.320809° N, 36.905898° E|
|Lodging:||View hotels near Fafertin|
- Lonely Planet Syria and Lebanon, p. 200.
- Photos of Fafertin - here on Sacred Destinations
Map of Fafertin, Syria
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