9 days in Lebanon Itinerary

9 days in Lebanon Itinerary

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9 days in Lebanon Itinerary

Start: London
Fly + Drive:  11​h 15​min
1
Baalbeck
— 1 day
Drive:  1​h 30​min
2
Byblos
— 3 nights
Drive:  30​min
3
Beirut
— 4 nights
Fly:  7​h
End: London

1
day
Baalbeck

Baalbeck ©
Kick off your visit on the 7th (Sun): take in the spiritual surroundings of Saieda Khaoula - Mosque, then make a trip to Hajar al-Hibla, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Baalbek Roman Ruins, and finally contemplate the long history of Temples of Baalbek.

To see more things to do, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, read Baalbeck trip itinerary app .

London, UK to Baalbeck is an approximately 11.5-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from London to Baalbeck is 2 hours. Traveling from London in October, things will get warmer in Baalbeck: highs are around 33°C and lows about 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Sun) so you can drive to Byblos.

Things to do in Baalbeck

Historic Sites
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Temples of Baalbek ©
Temples of Baalbek
Baalbek Roman Ruins ©
Baalbek Roman Ruins
Hajar al-Hibla ©
Hajar al-Hibla

3
nights
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.
Qadisha (Kadisha) Valley and Churches of Harissa are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Visit Saint Charbel Tomb and Citadel Saint Gilles (Qal'at Sinjil) for their historical value. When in Byblos, make a side trip to see Chocolate Republic Boutique in Kousba, approximately 48 minutes away. There's lots more to do: pause for some photo ops at Our Lady of Lebanon, see the interesting displays at Memoire Du Temps, stroll through Ocean Blue Resort, and don't miss a visit to Old Souk.

For where to stay, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Byblos visit app .

Traveling by car from Baalbeck to Byblos takes 1.5 hours. In October, daily temperatures in Byblos can reach 33°C, while at night they dip to 24°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Wed) so you can go by car to Beirut.

Things to do in Byblos

Historic Sites Outdoors Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Churches of Harissa, Citadel Saint Gilles (Qal'at Sinjil), Chocolate Republic Boutique, Qadisha Valley, Our Lady of Lebanon
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Our Lady of Lebanon ©
Our Lady of Lebanon
Saint Charbel Tomb ©
Saint Charbel Tomb
Churches of Harissa ©
Churches of Harissa

4
nights
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.
Shop till you drop at Hamra Street and Beirut Souks. Visit Beit Eddine and Greek Orthodox Cathedral of Saint George for their historical value. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Beirut: Tyre Beach (in Sur) and Iris Beach Club Damour (in Damour). The adventure continues: kick back and relax at LAZY B BEACH CLUB, take in the dramatic natural features at Pigeon Rocks in Raouche, get engrossed in the history at National Museum of Beirut, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Mohammad Al-Amin Mosque.

To find maps, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Beirut trip planning app .

Beirut is just a short distance from Byblos. October in Beirut sees daily highs of 33°C and lows of 24°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Beirut

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Jeita Grotto, Beit Eddine, Iris Beach Club Damour, Tyre Beach, LAZY B BEACH CLUB
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Jeita Grotto ©
Jeita Grotto
Beirut Souks ©
Beirut Souks
Hamra Street ©
Hamra Street

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