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Beirut Souks, Beirut

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Beirut Souks is known for shopping, dining, and mixed-media entertainment, but also take time to explore the contemporary architecture and urban design in this central commercial district. Rebuilt in the early 1990s, in the same place that major souks had operated before their destruction in the Lebanese civil war, the region contains vast vaulted arcades and interconnected alleys and courtyards, with a respectful eye to conserving archaeological findings and surviving historical architecture. The souks are filled with international luxury brands and fashion boutiques, cafes and restaurants, a movie theater, and a children's science museum. Arrange to visit Beirut Souks and other attractions in Beirut using our Beirut trip itinerary builder app.
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  • The market is not really organized as an old market as lots of shops are for locals to do groceries and home shopping It is suffocating in summer as the scents of meats are strong Not like other...  more »
  • I visit Beirut Souks frequently. I have noticed it becoming quieter as people are staying away due to security concerns. I find it safe. Although it is not a traditional souk, it has a good range of.....  more »
  • a nice elegant mall different shops cloth men and women with many cinemas and coffee to wait for your wife doing her shopping  more »

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