Chastel Rouge

Chastel Rouge

Chastel Rouge, also called Qal'at Yahmur, Yahmur Castle, is a small Crusader defensive stronghold located in the village of Yahmur at 12 km distance from Tartus, Syria. It was built at the beginning of the 12th century AD.

Site Information

Country: Syria

District: Tartus Governorate

Category: Castles and Fortresses

Site History: 12th Century AD

Oldest Culture: Crusaders

Later Cultures: Crusaders

Site Features: Crusader Monuments

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