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Sidon Souks, Sidon

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Get a feel for the city and go shopping local-style in the rustic surroundings of Sidon Souks. Located in the very center of the old city, the traditional market provides a great opportunity to learn about the local culture firsthand. Mingle with the crowd and explore the bustling alleys, lined with innumerable shops, vendors, small cafes, and quaint restaurants, where you can try some of the regional specialties. Make sure you try the falafel, an all-time favorite in the area. You can also find some memorable hand-crafted souvenirs and jewelry made by the local artisans. Plan to see Sidon Souks and other attractions that appeal to you using our Sidon vacation planner.
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  • I can appreciate the fact that this is an old historic souk but its not a place i would personally recommend. Its dirty busy unorganised. You will find a jewlry shop next to a falafel place next to a ...  more »
  • This is a real souk. It is not clean and has cars driving through it constantly. There are food shops including spices, fish, vegetables, and basic grocery items. Take a few minutes to wander through ...  more »
  • A quick trip on the 40 mins from Beirut to Sidon to see the old souk and the Castle. If you want to visit the old souk, one must not make the same mistake as, do not take that down on Fridays all have closed.
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