Rank: Top 1000
Wonder Type: Cultural
Country: Syrian Arab Republic
Bosra, once the capital of the Roman province of Arabia, was an important stopover on the ancient caravan route to Mecca. A magnificent 2nd-century Roman theatre, early Christian ruins and several mosques are found within its great walls.
This article uses material from UNESCO World Heritage List article "Bosra Amphitheatre", which is released under the Creative Commons Attribution-Share-Alike 3.0 IGO License.