7 days in Mount Lebanon Governorate Itinerary

7 days in Mount Lebanon Governorate Itinerary

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Fly to Beirut Rafic Hariri International Airport, Drive to Jounieh
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Jounieh
— 4 nights
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Beiteddine
— 2 nights
Drive to Beirut Rafic Hariri International Airport, Fly to Cairo International Airport

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Jounieh

To the north of Beirut lies the coastal city of Jounieh, known for its vibrant nightlife and gorgeous viewpoints.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Chateau Musar and Byblos Port. Escape the urban bustle at Bubbles Club for Divers and Mzaar Kfardebian. Venture out of the city with trips to Byblos (Roman Theater, Saint Charbel Tomb, &more), Faqra Temple (in Kfardebian) and Saint Charbel Statue (in Faraiya). There's lots more to do: look for all kinds of wild species at Jabal Moussa Biosphere Reserve, stop by Antoine Saliba World of Jewelry, stroll around Byblos Public Park, and explore the historical opulence of Byblos Castle.

For where to stay, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Jounieh holiday builder tool.

Cairo, Egypt to Jounieh is an approximately 5.5-hour combination of flight and car. Expect a daytime high around 21°C in January, and nighttime lows around 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Sun) early enough to drive to Beiteddine.

Things to do in Jounieh

Parks · Historic Sites · Wildlife · Outdoors

Side Trips

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Beiteddine

Start off your visit on the 25th (Mon): pause for some serene contemplation at Saydet El Talle Church, explore the world behind art at Atelier Assaf, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Fakhreddine's Mosque, then don't miss a visit to Dany Chamoun Square, and finally step into the grandiose world of Beit Eddine. On the 26th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: delve into the distant past at Fortress of Niha, then explore the fascinating underground world of Kfarhim Grotto, and then step into the grandiose world of Moussa Castle.

For where to stay, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Beiteddine day trip site.

Traveling by car from Jounieh to Beiteddine takes 1.5 hours. January in Beiteddine sees daily highs of 21°C and lows of 13°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Beiteddine

Historic Sites · Parks · Nature · Museums

Side Trips

Mount Lebanon Governorate travel guide

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Monuments · Castles · Landmarks
Mount Lebanon is one of the eight governorates of Lebanon. Its capital is located in Baabda. The majority of its population is Christian, with minorities of Druze, Muslims of various sects, as well as irreligious people.This governorate is named after the mountainous region of Mount Lebanon and, except for Beirut, spans the area along the Mediterranean coast between Lebanon's North Governorate and South Governorate.DistrictsThe governorate is divided into six districts:ReligionChristians are the majority, comprising 70% of the population, followed by Druze (20%), Muslims (7%), the irreligious (3%) and others.

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