8 days in Lebanon Itinerary

8 days in Lebanon Itinerary

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Beiteddine
— 1 night
2
Sur
— 1 night
3
Byblos
— 4 nights
4
Baalbeck
— 1 night

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Beiteddine

Beiteddine ©
On the 15th (Mon), step into the grandiose world of Beit Eddine.

For more things to do, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Beiteddine visit website.

Cairo, Egypt to Beiteddine is an approximately 6-hour combination of flight and car. When traveling from Cairo in July, plan for a bit cooler days in Beiteddine, with highs around °C, while nights are about the same with lows around °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Sur.

Things to do in Beiteddine

Beaches Parks Outdoors

Side Trip

Jiyeh
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LAZY B BEACH CLUB ©
LAZY B BEACH CLUB
Beit Eddine ©
Beit Eddine

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night
Sur

Sur ©
Tyre, sometimes romanized as Sour, is a city in the South Governorate of Lebanon. On the 17th (Wed), explore the ancient world of Tyre, thendelve into the distant past at Tyre Hippodrome, thenenjoy the sand and surf at Tyre Beach, and finally don't miss a visit to Roman Hippodrome.

For traveler tips, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Sur trip planner.

You can drive from Beiteddine to Sur in 1.5 hours. While traveling from Beiteddine, expect somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Sur, ranging from highs of °C to lows of °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Wed) so you can go by car to Byblos.

Things to do in Sur

Historic Sites Beaches Parks

Side Trip

Tyre Hippodrome
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Tyre ©
Tyre
Tyre Hippodrome ©
Tyre Hippodrome
Tyre Beach ©
Tyre Beach

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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.
Popular historic sites such as Saint Charbel Tomb and Mohammad Al-Amin Mosque are in your itinerary. Museum-lovers will appreciate National Museum of Beirut and Hall of Fame. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Byblos: Beirut (Mim Museum - Mineral Museum, Hamra Street, &more) and Jeita Grotto (in Jitta). There's more to do: take in the spiritual surroundings of Our Lady of Lebanon and make a trip to Old Souk.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Byblos trip builder.

Drive from Sur to Byblos in 2 hours. While traveling from Sur, expect a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Byblos, ranging from highs of °C to lows of °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Baalbeck.

Things to do in Byblos

Shopping Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Beirut, Hall of Fame, Our Lady of Lebanon, Jeita Grotto
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National Museum of Beirut ©
National Museum of Beirut
Our Lady of Lebanon ©
Our Lady of Lebanon
Mim Museum - Mineral Museum ©
Mim Museum - Mineral Museum

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Baalbeck

Baalbeck ©
Baalbek, properly Baʿalbek and also known as Balbec, Baalbec or Baalbeck, is a town in the Anti-Lebanon foothills east of the Litani River in Lebanon's Beqaa Valley, about 85km northeast of Beirut and about 75km north of Damascus. Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Mon): take in the spiritual surroundings of Saieda Khaoula - Mosque, thenappreciate the extensive heritage of Baalbek Roman Ruins, and then explore the ancient world of Temples of Baalbek.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Baalbeck day trip planner.

Traveling by car from Byblos to Baalbeck takes 2.5 hours. In July in Baalbeck, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Baalbeck

Historic Sites
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Temples of Baalbek ©
Temples of Baalbek
Baalbek Roman Ruins ©
Baalbek Roman Ruins

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