History is such a subject that we humans take heart to understand reading. When it comes to the world's oldest cities, our curiosity increases more. Why should it also increase? After all, a person makes his today better than his past.

Old City

     It is from these thousands of years old cities that we know how human civilization has developed so much. Today we are also introducing you to the 5 Oldest Cities of the World. One of these cities is 11 thousand years old. Along with being old, these cities are quite beautiful as well.

1. Jericho, Palestine

Jericho, Palestine

     After studying the historical documents related to this city, scientists have claimed that humans have been living in this city since 11 thousand years ago.Hence the city of Jericho in Palestine is considered to be the oldest city in the world. Presently, there is a small town at this place which has a population of around 20 thousand.

2. Byblos, Lebanon 

Byblos, Lebanon

     The city of Byblos in the Arab country of Lebanon is also one of the oldest cities in the world. It is claimed that the city of Byblos in Lebanon is 7000 years old. Previous Byblos was known as Jibal. The city still stands in the structure of many 12th century temples and forts. Tourists from all over the world arrive in Lebanon to see them. St.John the Baptist Church is very popular place for tourists. St. John the Baptist Church  The city of Byblos now play an important role in the Lebanese economy as well.

3. Aleppo, Syria

Aleppo, Syria

     Although Syria remains in the news these days due to the civil war and terrorist organization ISIS, the Aleppo city of this country has already been the subject of discussion and curiosity for strollers around the world. It is second largest city in Syria. This city is also one of the oldest cities in the world. It is claimed that this city is 6300 years old. In the past this city has been the center of trade between Asia and Europe.

4. Damascus, Syria

Damascus, Syria

     Damascus city of Syria is also one of the oldest cities in the world. The city has many historic buildings that attract tourists on its side. Scientists claim that this city also has traces of human civilization 6300 years ago. However, due to the ongoing civil war in Syria, the historical cities and their heritage have also suffered a lot. Even today, There are many places attract tourist.

5. Varanasi, India

Varanasi, India

     The city of Varanasi in India is also about 5000 years old. The city if a center of faith and reverence in India. It is also known as Banaras and Kashi. It is claimed in Hindu texts that it is a city millions of years old. Although historians say that this city is 5000 years old. People from all over the world arrive here to see the beauty of this city.

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