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Alternative Tour, Beirut

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NEW STARTING TIME 10:30 am

About: Alternative Tour Beirut offers you a walking tour to discover Beirut from the perspective of a local. Find hidden spots. Skip through lines of history and cross borders between tradition and present scenes.

Where: Every Wednesday and Saturday 10:30 am, starting from the top of the St. Nicolas Staircase in Gemmayzeh. No need to sign up – just show up. (Price $ 16.50/L.L. 25.000) Stay posted over facebook for special events.

Contact: Don’t hesitate to contact us for private tours, enquiries or feedback. hello@alternative-beirut.com
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  • We did the 4-hour walking tour in Beirut, which was terrific. I've done walking tours in other cities, and they can be a mixed bag, but we really enjoyed this one. It wasn't about going to the big chu...  more »
  • This tour is a must. Informative and fun. We learnt so much about the troubled past of Beirut and saw someof the west side of the city definitely off the tourist track. Thanks Aya and Rawan for a fabu...  more »
  • We had an amazing time walking around Beirut with Aya, who presented us with an unpolished account of the history and culture of the city. We were also able to discover beautiful underrated quarters o...  more »
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