Destination guide

Explore the majestic setting in Syria

The mountains, waterfalls and lake are a perfect backdrop to your vacation home in Syria. Travelers to this relaxing city praise the hiking, fishing and riverfront. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our vacation rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.


Activities and attractions in Syria

Are you looking for attractions to see in the city? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and check out everything that makes Syria a fun place to get away. Here are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Wisteria Farm and Vineyard (7.8 mi / 12.5 km)
  • Jordan Hollow Stables (8.8 mi / 14.2 km)
  • Early Mountain Vineyards (11.2 mi / 18.1 km)
  • Luray Zoo - A Rescue Zoo (12.8 mi / 20.6 km)
  • The Garden Maze at Luray Caverns (12.8 mi / 20.6 km)
  • Little Washington Winery (15.6 mi / 25 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Syria

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Syria is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are a few of the area's noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Luray Caverns (12.8 mi / 20.6 km)
  • Dark Hollow Falls (3.6 mi / 5.8 km)
  • Stony Man (6.3 mi / 10.2 km)
  • Bearfence Mountain (7 mi / 11.3 km)
  • Thorton Gap Entrance Shenandoah (10.9 mi / 17.5 km)
  • Swift Run Gap Entrance Shenandoah (14.5 mi / 23.3 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Syria

The nearest airport is in Charlottesville, VA (CHO-Charlottesville-Albemarle), located 25.9 mi (41.8 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you can also fly into Weyers Cave, VA (SHD-Shenandoah Valley Regional), which is 33.9 mi (54.5 km) away.

Where to stay around Syria?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 356 vacation rentals near Syria. From 110 Houses to 4 Condos/Apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Syria for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Syria?

HomeAway offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Syria. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Rose River Falls: 453 vacation rentals
  • Rapidan Camp: 498 vacation rentals
  • Massanutten Water Park: 185 vacation rentals
  • Luray Caverns: 536 vacation rentals
  • Shenandoah River State Park: 252 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Syria listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Syria?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 110 Houses in Syria. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Syria include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 4 rentals available
  • Villas: 2 rentals available
  • Cabins: 186 rentals available

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation rentals including Cottages and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Syria?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 42 vacation rentals with pool available in Syria. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.