Zabadani Destrict

Zabadani Destrict or az-Zabadan (Arabic: منطقة الزبداني‎) is a destrict (mantiqah) o the Rif Dimashq Govrenorate in Sirie. At the 2004 offeecical census, the destrict haed a population o 63,780.[1] The centre o the destrict is the ceety o Zabadani.

Till Februar 2009, the sub-destricts o Ayn al-Fijeh an Al-Dimas wur pairt o the Zabadani destrict afore being incorporatit tae form the newly established destrict o Qudsaya.[2]

The toun-resort o Bloudan which is locatit in the Zabadani destrict, is amang the maist favourite tourist destinations amang locals an foreigners.


The destrict o Zabadani is dividit intae three sub-destricts or Nāḥiyas (population accordin tae 2004 offeecial census):

  • Zabadani nahiyah (ناحية الزبداني): population 40,613.[3]
  • Madaya nahiyah (ناحية مضايا): population 13,692.[4]
  • Sirghaya nahiyah (ناحية سرغايا): population 9,475.[5]


  1. 2004 official census
  2. New presidential decree to form Qudsaya district
  3. "Zabadani nahiyah population". Retrieved 2012-06-18.
  4. "Madaya nahiyah population". Retrieved 2012-06-18.
  5. "Sirghaya nahiyah population". Retrieved 2012-06-18.

Template:Rif Dimashq Governorate

Coordinates: 33°43′N 36°5′E / 33.717°N 36.083°E / 33.717; 36.083