Al-Marqab Castle from the inside

Al-Marqab Castle from the inside

Qalʿat al-Marqab (Castle), West door of the Chapel

Qalʿat al-Marqab (Castle), West door of the Chapel

Qalʿat al-Marqab (Castle), Central courtyard and chapel

Qalʿat al-Marqab (Castle), Central courtyard and chapel

A side from Qalʿat al-Marqab (Castle)

A side from Qalʿat al-Marqab (Castle)

Qalʿat al-Marqab (Castle), Inscription framed with decorations

Qalʿat al-Marqab (Castle), Inscription framed with decorations

Gallery

View of several buildings inside al-Marqab castle

View of several buildings inside al-Marqab castle

Qalʿat al-Marqab (Castle), Central courtyard and chapel

Qalʿat al-Marqab (Castle), Central courtyard and chapel

Qalʿat al-Marqab, Decoration on the entrance arch

Qalʿat al-Marqab, Decoration on the entrance arch

Qalʿat al-Marqab (Castle), General view - eastern and southeastern side

Qalʿat al-Marqab (Castle), General view – eastern and southeastern side

A view of al-Marqab castle from the bottom of the hill

A view of al-Marqab castle from the bottom of the hill

Tartus, Qalʿat al-Marqab, Crusader castle, a courtyard in the castle.

Tartus, Qalʿat al-Marqab, Crusader castle, a courtyard in the castle.

View of al-Marqab castle

View of al-Marqab castle

Qalʿat al-Marqab, Fresco on the ceiling of chapel sacristy, 12th C.

Qalʿat al-Marqab, Fresco on the ceiling of chapel sacristy, 12th C.

View of al-Marqab castle overlooking the Mediterranean Sea

View of al-Marqab castle overlooking the Mediterranean Sea

Qalʿat al-Marqab, Fresco in ceiling of chapel sacristy, 12th C.

Qalʿat al-Marqab, Fresco in ceiling of chapel sacristy, 12th C.

Tartus, Qalʿat al-Marqab, Crusader castle, general view from the Castle.

Tartus, Qalʿat al-Marqab, Crusader castle, general view from the Castle.

The entrance into the castle of al-Marqab is framed by a stepped portal

The entrance into the castle of al-Marqab is framed by a stepped portal

A view of al-Marqab castle located on a high hill

A view of al-Marqab castle located on a high hill