The 10 Oldest Cities In The World (3 Are In Lebanon)

Grosev Culture Tours | Travel Notes

always seems to break World records. This one isn’t new, though. Out of the 10 oldest cities in the world, 3 Lebanese cities made the list; , Byblos (Jbeil) and Sidon (Saida).

10) ,

5000+ years old

9) Gaziantep,

5650+ years old

8) Plovdiv, Bulgaria

6000+ years old

7) Sidon,

6000+ years old

6) Faiyum,

6000+ years old

5) Susa,

6200+ years old

4) Damascus,

6300+ years old

3) Aleppo,

6300+ years old

2) Byblos (Jbeil), *

7000+ years old

1) Jericho, Palestine*

11000+ years old

*It’s important to know that Byblos (Jbeil) in is the oldest continuously inhabited city in the world.


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