22 days in Lebanon Itinerary

22 days in Lebanon Itinerary

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22 days in Lebanon Itinerary

Start: Beirut
1
Beirut
— 2 nights
Drive:  30​min
2
Jounieh
— 2 nights
Drive:  15​min
3
Byblos
— 1 night
Drive:  15​min
4
Batroun
— 2 nights
Drive:  15​min
5
El Heri
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h
6
Ehden
— Few hours
taxi:  30​min
7
Bcharre
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h
8
Tripoli
— 1 day
taxi:  30​min
9
Zgharta
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 15​min
10
Broummana
— Few hours
Drive:  1​h
11
Barouk
— 1 night
Drive:  30​min
12
Beiteddine
— 1 day
taxi:  30​min
13
Deir el Qamar
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 30​min
14
Kfardebian
— 1 night
taxi:  15​min
15
Shtawrah
— Few hours
Drive:  1​h
16
Zahle
— 1 night
Drive:  30​min
17
Anjar
— Few hours
Drive:  1​h
18
Baalbeck
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
19
Damour
— Few hours
Drive:  30​min
20
Jiyeh
— 1 night
Drive:  30​min
21
Sidon
— 1 day
Drive:  30​min
22
Sur
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h
23
Jezzine
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h
24
Nabatieh Governorate
— Few hours
Drive:  1​h
End: Beirut

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Beirut

Beirut ©
Sitting on the Mediterranean coast, Beirut, the country's capital and largest city, has plenty of appeal itself, as well as offering a convenient base for exploring the country's other sights and cities.
Your list of things to see and do now includes Escape The Room, Watergate, Place de l'Etoile, and other attractions. You'll explore and learn at National Museum of Beirut and Mim Museum - Mineral Museum. Head to Hamra Street and Beirut Souksfor plenty of shopping. There's lots more to do: take in the dramatic natural features at Pigeon Rocks in Raouche, explore the ancient world of Roman Baths, and don't miss a visit to Zaitunay Bay.

To see maps, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Beirut driving holiday planner .

The Route module can give you travel options from your home to Beirut. In August, daily temperatures in Beirut can reach 38°C, while at night they dip to 30°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Jounieh.

Things to do in Beirut

Neighborhoods Shopping Theme Parks
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National Museum of Beirut ©
National Museum of Beirut
Beirut Souks ©
Beirut Souks
Hamra Street ©
Hamra Street

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Jounieh

Jounieh ©
To the north of Beirut lies the coastal city of Jounieh, known for its vibrant nightlife and gorgeous viewpoints.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Paragliding Club Thermique as well as Telefrique Harrisa. On the 23rd (Thu), explore the fascinating underground world of Jeita Grotto, take a memorable ride with Telefrique Harrisa, don't miss a visit to Our Lady of Lebanon, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Churches of Harissa, and finally get outside with Paragliding Club Thermique.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Jounieh sightseeing website .

Jounieh is just a short distance from Beirut. Expect a daytime high around 38°C in August, and nighttime lows around 30°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Fri) so you can drive to Byblos.

Things to do in Jounieh

Nature Parks Adventure

Side Trips

Our Lady of Lebanon, Jeita Grotto
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Jeita Grotto ©
Jeita Grotto
Our Lady of Lebanon ©
Our Lady of Lebanon
Churches of Harissa ©
Churches of Harissa

1
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Byblos

Byblos ©
Continuously inhabited for at least 7,000 years, World Heritage-listed Byblos has genuine claims to the title of one of the oldest cities in the world.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Halat Sailing Club, Byblos Wax Museum, The Crusader Castle, and other attractions you added. Start off your visit on the 24th (Fri): take an in-depth tour of Armenian Genocide Orphans' "Aram Bezikian" Museum, enjoy a live performance at The Crusader Castle, examine the collection at Byblos Wax Museum, don't miss a visit to Old Souk, then make a trip to Monastery of St. Maron Annaya, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Saint Charbel Tomb. On your second day here, take a tour by water with Halat Sailing Club and then discover the deep blue sea with Bubbles Club for Divers.

To find reviews, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Byblos trip planner .

Byblos is very close to Jounieh. In August, plan for daily highs up to 38°C, and evening lows to 30°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Sat) so you can go by car to Batroun.

Things to do in Byblos

Outdoors Tours Historic Sites

Side Trip

Halat Sailing Club
Find places to stay Aug 24 — 25:
Highlights from your plan
Bubbles Club for Divers ©
Bubbles Club for Divers
Byblos Castle ©
Byblos Castle
Saint Charbel Tomb ©
Saint Charbel Tomb

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Batroun

Batroun ©
Batroun is a coastal city in northern Lebanon and one of the oldest cities in the world. Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Dive The Med Club as well as Pierre and Friends. Start off your visit on the 25th (Sat): raise your glass at Pierre and Friends.

To see ratings, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Batroun trip itinerary site .

Batroun is very close to Byblos. In August, daytime highs in Batroun are 38°C, while nighttime lows are 30°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Mon) to allow time to drive to El Heri.

Things to do in Batroun

Wildlife Nightlife Wineries

Side Trip

Tannourine Cedar Forest Nature Reserve
Find places to stay Aug 25 — 27:
Highlights from your plan
Dive The Med Club ©
Dive The Med Club
Phoenician Wall ©
Phoenician Wall

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El Heri

El Heri ©
Kick off your visit on the 27th (Mon): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Saydet el Nouriyi Monastery, then explore the fascinating underground world of Baatara Pothole, then get your game on at LazerGate, and finally go for a stroll along the water at Rocca Marina.

To see reviews, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the El Heri online sightseeing planner .

El Heri is very close to Batroun. In August, daily temperatures in El Heri can reach 38°C, while at night they dip to 30°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Tue) so you can go by car to Ehden.

Things to do in El Heri

Parks Fun & Games Nature

Side Trips

Saydet el Nouriyi Monastery, LazerGate, Baatara Pothole
Find places to stay Aug 27 — 28:
Highlights from your plan
Baatara Pothole ©
Baatara Pothole
LazerGate ©
LazerGate
Rocca Marina ©
Rocca Marina

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Ehden

Ehden ©
The green and pleasant mountain town of Ehden has become a popular summer vacation resort for city-dwellers from Zgharta, Beirut, and other major urban areas throughout the country.
On the 28th (Tue), take in the architecture and atmosphere at Saydet el Hosn Lady of the Fortress and then head outdoors with Ehden Adventures.

For where to stay, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Ehden itinerary planner.

You can drive from El Heri to Ehden in an hour. August in Ehden sees daily highs of 38°C and lows of 30°C at night. On the 28th (Tue), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Bcharre.

Things to do in Ehden

Outdoors Historic Sites
Find places to stay Aug 28 — 29:
Highlights from your plan
Saydet el Hosn  Lady of the Fortress ©

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Bcharre

Bcharre ©
Sitting at 1,500 m (4,900 ft) above sea level and nestled between a mountain and a valley, Bcharre offers holiday goers breathtaking views.
Kick off your visit on the 28th (Tue): appreciate the views at Qadisha (Kadisha) Valley, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Our Lady of Diman Church, and then contemplate the long history of Hadchit.

For reviews, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, read Bcharre online tour planner .

Bcharre is very close to Ehden. In August, plan for daily highs up to 38°C, and evening lows to 30°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Tripoli.

Things to do in Bcharre

Historic Sites Nature Parks
Find places to stay Aug 28 — 30:
Highlights from your plan
The Cedars of God ©
The Cedars of God
Qadisha Valley ©
Qadisha Valley
Deir Mar Elisha ©
Deir Mar Elisha

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Tripoli

Tripoli
A tour of Tripoli usually involves a visit to the old Mamluk-style city and its harbor overlooked by a crusader citadel.
Kick off your visit on the 30th (Thu): take in the spiritual surroundings of Taynal Mosque, make a trip to The Clock Tower, hunt for treasures at Souk Al-Harajb, then take in the spiritual surroundings of The Great Mosque, then wander the streets of Khan Al-Khayyatin, and finally take a leisurely stroll along Al-Mina Port.

To find ratings, reviews, photos, and tourist information, go to the Tripoli trip itinerary maker website .

You can drive from Bcharre to Tripoli in an hour. In August, daytime highs in Tripoli are 38°C, while nighttime lows are 30°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Zgharta.

Things to do in Tripoli

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Shopping
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Taynal Mosque ©
Taynal Mosque
The Great Mosque ©
The Great Mosque

1
night
Zgharta

Zgharta
Zgharta, or Zghorta is a city in North Lebanon, with an estimated population of around 50,000. For reviews, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Zgharta trip planner .

Zgharta is just a stone's throw from Tripoli. In August, daytime highs in Zgharta are 38°C, while nighttime lows are 30°C. You will have some time to spend on the 31st (Fri) before leaving for Beiteddine.

Things to do in Zgharta

Nature Parks
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Broummana

Broummana ©
Swings has been added to your itinerary.

To see reviews, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Broummana online driving holiday planner .

Traveling by car from Zgharta to Broummana takes 1.5 hours. In August, daytime highs in Broummana are 38°C, while nighttime lows are 30°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 31st (Fri) early enough to go by car to Barouk.

Things to do in Broummana

Outdoors Tours

Side Trip

Swings
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Highlights from your plan
Swings ©
Swings

1
night
Barouk

Barouk ©
To see more things to do, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, read Barouk day trip planning tool .

You can drive from Broummana to Barouk in an hour. In August, daily temperatures in Barouk can reach 38°C, while at night they dip to 30°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 1st (Sat) to allow time for the car ride to Beiteddine.

Things to do in Barouk

Wildlife Parks Museums

Side Trip

Atelier Assaf
Find places to stay Aug 31 — Sep 1:
Highlights from your plan
Al-Shouf Cedar Nature Reserve ©
Al-Shouf Cedar Nature Reserve
Atelier Assaf ©
Atelier Assaf

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Beiteddine

Beiteddine ©
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Palace of Beiteddine, Kfarhim Grotto and Palais Emir Bachir CHAHABI. On the 1st (Sat), admire the landmark architecture of Palace of Beiteddine, then don't miss a visit to Palais Emir Bachir CHAHABI, then explore the historical opulence of Moussa Castle, and finally Head underground at Kfarhim Grotto.

For photos, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, read our Beiteddine vacation site .

Beiteddine is just a stone's throw from Barouk. In September, plan for daily highs up to 36°C, and evening lows to 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Deir el Qamar.

Things to do in Beiteddine

Historic Sites Nature Parks
Find places to stay Sep 1 — 2:
Highlights from your plan
Moussa Castle ©
Moussa Castle
Palace of Beiteddine ©
Palace of Beiteddine
Kfarhim Grotto ©
Kfarhim Grotto

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Deir el Qamar

Deir el Qamar ©
Start off your visit on the 2nd (Sun): don't miss a visit to Fakhreddine's Mosque, don't miss a visit to Palace of Emir Younes Maan, then see the interesting displays at Marie Baz Wax Museum, and finally don't miss a visit to Dany Chamoun Square.

To see where to stay, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Deir el Qamar day trip planning site .

Deir el Qamar is just a short distance from Beiteddine. In September, plan for daily highs up to 36°C, and evening lows to 28°C. On the 2nd (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Kfardebian.

Things to do in Deir el Qamar

Museums Historic Sites
Find places to stay Sep 1 — 2:
Highlights from your plan
Marie Baz Wax Museum ©
Marie Baz Wax Museum
Fakhreddine's Mosque ©
Fakhreddine's Mosque
Dany Chamoun Square ©
Dany Chamoun Square

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Kfardebian

Kfardebian ©
For maps, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Kfardebian tour itinerary planning website .

Traveling by car from Deir el Qamar to Kfardebian takes 1.5 hours. In September, daily temperatures in Kfardebian can reach 36°C, while at night they dip to 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Baalbeck.

Things to do in Kfardebian

Winter Sports Outdoors Parks
Find places to stay Sep 2 — 3:
Highlights from your plan
Mzaar Kfardebian ©
Mzaar Kfardebian
Faqra Temple ©
Faqra Temple

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Shtawrah

Shtawrah
To see more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Shtawrah trip planner .

Shtawrah is just a stone's throw from Kfardebian. In September, daily temperatures in Shtawrah can reach 36°C, while at night they dip to 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Mon) early enough to drive to Zahle.

Things to do in Shtawrah

Nature Parks

Side Trip

Chouane Lake
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Zahle

Zahle ©
Zahlé is the capital and the largest city of Beqaa Governorate, Lebanon. Kick off your visit on the 4th (Tue): learn about winemaking at Chateau St Thomas, learn about winemaking at Coteaux Du Liban, then do a tasting at Chateau Ksara, and finally don't miss a visit to Our Lady of Zahle and Bekaa.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, read Zahle trip site .

You can drive from Shtawrah to Zahle in an hour. In September, daily temperatures in Zahle can reach 36°C, while at night they dip to 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Tue) early enough to drive to Anjar.

Things to do in Zahle

Wineries
Find places to stay Sep 3 — 4:
Highlights from your plan
Chateau Ksara ©
Chateau Ksara
Coteaux Du Liban ©
Coteaux Du Liban
Chateau St Thomas ©
Chateau St Thomas

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Anjar

Anjar ©
For photos, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Anjar online route builder .

Anjar is just a stone's throw from Zahle. Expect a daytime high around 36°C in September, and nighttime lows around 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Tue) so you can drive to Baalbeck.

Things to do in Anjar

Historic Sites
Find places to stay Sep 4 — 5:
Highlights from your plan
Umayyad Ruins of Aanjar ©
Umayyad Ruins of Aanjar

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Baalbeck

Baalbeck ©
Start off your visit on the 5th (Wed): delve into the distant past at Temples of Baalbek and then make a trip to Hajar al-Hibla.

For maps, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Baalbeck online trip itinerary builder .

Traveling by car from Anjar to Baalbeck takes an hour. In September, plan for daily highs up to 36°C, and evening lows to 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Damour.

Things to do in Baalbeck

Historic Sites
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Highlights from your plan
Temples of Baalbek ©
Temples of Baalbek
Hajar al-Hibla ©
Hajar al-Hibla

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Damour

Damour
Damour is a Lebanese Christian town that is 24km south of Beirut. Start off your visit on the 6th (Thu): browse the different shops at The Spot and then stroll through Iris Beach Club Damour.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, read Damour route tool .

Drive from Baalbeck to Damour in 1.5 hours. In September, daytime highs in Damour are 36°C, while nighttime lows are 28°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Thu) so you can go by car to Jiyeh.

Things to do in Damour

Shopping Beaches Outdoors

Side Trip

The Spot
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Jiyeh

Jiyeh
To find other places to visit, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Jiyeh planner .

Jiyeh is just a short distance from Damour. In September in Jiyeh, expect temperatures between 36°C during the day and 28°C at night. On the 7th (Fri), you're off toSidon.

Things to do in Jiyeh

Parks Beaches Outdoors
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Sidon

Sidon ©
Sidon or Saïda is the third-largest city in Lebanon. Kick off your visit on the 7th (Fri): step into the grandiose world of Crusaders Sea Castle, don't miss a visit to Khan al-Franj, make a trip to Sidon Souks, then examine the collection at Soap Museum, and finally explore the ancient world of Fortress of Niha.

For ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Sidon road trip app .

Sidon is just a short distance from Jiyeh. Expect a daytime high around 36°C in September, and nighttime lows around 28°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Fri) so you can go by car to Sur.

Things to do in Sidon

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Fortress of Niha
Find places to stay Sep 7 — 8:
Highlights from your plan
Crusaders Sea Castle ©
Crusaders Sea Castle
Fortress of Niha ©
Fortress of Niha
Musee du Savon ©
Musee du Savon

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Sur

Sur ©
Start off your visit on the 8th (Sat): make a trip to Roman Hippodrome, then make a trip to Al-Bass Archaeological Site, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Grotte de Cana, and finally kick back and relax at Tyre Beach.

To see traveler tips, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Sur road trip site .

Sur is very close to Sidon. Traveling from Sidon in September, Sur is a bit cooler at night with lows of 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Jezzine.

Things to do in Sur

Beaches Outdoors Parks

Side Trip

Grotte de Cana
Find places to stay Sep 7 — 8:
Highlights from your plan
Tyre Beach ©
Tyre Beach
Grotte de Cana ©
Grotte de Cana
Al-Bass Archaeological Site ©
Al-Bass Archaeological Site

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Jezzine

Jezzine ©
Kick off your visit on the 9th (Sun): delve into the lush surroundings at Bkassine Pine Forest, take in the dramatic scenery at Jezzine Waterfall, and then get engrossed in the history at Mleeta.

To find where to stay, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Jezzine trip planner .

Traveling by car from Sur to Jezzine takes an hour. Traveling from Sur in September, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in Jezzine, with lows of 28°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Nabatieh Governorate.

Things to do in Jezzine

Nature Parks Outdoors

Side Trip

Mleeta Landmark
Find places to stay Sep 8 — 10:
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Bkassine Pine Forest ©
Bkassine Pine Forest
 Mleeta Landmark ©
Mleeta Landmark
Jezzine Waterfall ©
Jezzine Waterfall

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Nabatieh Governorate

Nabatieh Governorate ©
Nabatieh Governorate is one of the eight governorates of Lebanon. To see maps, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Nabatieh Governorate online holiday builder .

Getting from Jezzine to Nabatieh Governorate by car takes about an hour. Plan for little chillier nights when traveling from Jezzine in September since evenings lows in Nabatieh Governorate dip to 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 10th (Mon) to allow time for the car ride back home.

Things to do in Nabatieh Governorate

Historic Sites
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Highlights from your plan
Beaufort Castle ©
Beaufort Castle

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