Explore Lebanon on a captivating tour of the Middle East.

Surrender to the allure of Lebanon and travel on a journey beginning in Beirut's sophisticated cafes, lively bars and up-and-coming arts scene. Wonder at the crumbling Roman temples of Baalbek and the peaceful aura of ancient cedar forests. Experience sheer bliss indulging in delicious Middle Eastern fare and visit Lebanon's picturesque seaside towns, admiring exotic architecture and finding bargains in atmospheric souqs. Lebanon contains many surprises and will reward intrepid travellers with a Middle Eastern tour like no other.

Start
Beirut,
Finish
Beirut,
Countries
Themes
Explorer
Code
EESC
Physical rating
Cultural rating
Ages
Min 12
Group size
Min 1, Max 12
Carbon offset
260kg pp per trip


Highlights

  • See the stunning ancient temples of Baalbek
  • Walk through the cedar forests close to Bcharre
  • Admire the beautiful harbour of Byblos
  • Indulge in Beirut's modern charms
  • Catch fresh sea breezes in the port of Sidon
  • Relax in the laidback vibe of Zahle

Itinerary

Tour Beirut and be impressed by the wealth of stylish art galleries, bars, cafes, restaurants and museums. Spend time enjoying this cosmopolitan city of the Middle East and be sure to stop and feast on some of the finest delicacies in Lebanon. Beirut is a city full of traditional epicurean delights with mezze and sweet pastries being the standouts to savour.
Breathe in the fresh Mediterranean air and soak up the sunshine at the port of Sidon before stopping at Beiteddine, home to an impressive Ottoman Palace. Spend the night relaxing in the town of Zahle and choose to dine in one of the many atmospheric open-air restaurants dotted along the river.
Explore the stunning ruined temples of Baalbek, a captivating mix of ancient buildings with a beautiful mountain backdrop. Fallen marble columns and temples dedicated to Bacchus, Venus and Jupiter make this a significant archaeological site and a fascinating place to visit.
Travel to Lebanon's pristine nature reserve - a forest of cedar trees which have stood for more than a thousand years. Then, for a dose of history, explore the churches and monasteries of the beautiful Qadisha Valley.
Visit ancient ruins, shop in the souqs or watch fishing boats bob in the harbour of Byblos. Explore Lebanon's best beaches, outdoor cafes and open-air bars in this ancient port. Byblos is a city rich in history and its temperate climate makes it a top spot to relax in.
Return to the lively streets of Beirut where this memorable tour of Lebanon ends.
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Inclusions

Meals
3 breakfasts
Transport
Bus, Minibus, Taxi, Van
Accommodation
Hotel (4 nights), Pension (3 nights)
Included activites
  • Anjar
  • Baalbek
  • Baalbek guide
  • Hike, Qadisha Valley
  • Ksara Winery
  • Walking tour, Sidon

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Notes

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