The Cedars of God, Bcharre

Admire the rare and majestic Lebanese cedar trees at The Cedars of God. This ancient forest once overflowed with this species of cedar, and its timber was favored by Egyptians, Romans, and Persians, to name a few. Sadly, exploitation has led to mass deforestation and this forest is now rigorously protected as a World Heritage Site. Walk among the imposing trees to admire their beauty, and keep your eyes peeled for some with trunks spanning more than 10 m (32 ft) across. Sitting at an altitude of 2,000 m (6,600 ft) above sea level, the peaceful forest provides a ruggedly beautiful landscape to explore. Add The Cedars of God to your Bcharre travel itinerary, and discover new vacation ideas by using our Bcharre trip itinerary planning website .
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  • One of the few cedar forests in Lebanon left (protected as a national park). Few trees remained but very pleasant walking between them. Many have been planted around for reforestation but, taking many years to grow, you will be able to enjoy their shadow in many years.
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  • One of the heaven on earth places, it is the most mind and soul touching places in the world for me. I can not stop visiting from time to time. It is a must once visiting Bcharre region  more »
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