Trip Planner:   Asia  /  Lebanon  /  South Governorate  /  Sidon  /  Sidon Souks

Sidon Souks, Sidon

4.2
#2 of 12 in Things to do in Sidon
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. Arrange to visit Sidon Souks and other attractions in Sidon using our Sidon road trip planner.
Improve this listing »
Create an itinerary including Sidon Souks
map
© OpenMapTiles © OpenStreetMap contributors
Sidon Souks Reviews
Rate this attraction
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5
147 reviews
TripAdvisor
  • We visited two Souks in Lebanon and this one was by far the best. Well worth a visit because it remains so authentic. A busy Souk used by locals to do their shopping.Very few tourists. Little labyrint...  more »
  • Yes it is close on Friday afternoon and everyone will tell you that is open!!! Anyway we saw it just passing by before the Friday prayer but as we were planning to do other things we couldn’t stop and...  more »
  • Beautiful Middle Eastern souks, colorful, full of junk and typical things, with special smells and flavors cashed in the heart of Sidon between narrow and intersecting alleys.
    View original
Places to stay near Sidon Souks

Plan your trip to Sidon

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Popular things to do in Sidon

4.1
Duration: 2​h
4.1
Duration: 2​h
4.0
Duration: 2​h
4.3
Duration: 2​h

Side trips from Sidon

4.8
Duration: 1​h 30​min
4.6
Duration: 2​h 30​min
3.5
Duration: 4​h
4.1
Duration: 1​h 30​min

Hidden gems in Sidon

4.8
Duration: 2​h
4.3
Duration: 30​min
3.1
Duration: 2​h
4.0
Duration: 30​min

Nearby attractions in Sidon

1.9
Duration: 1​h 30​min
2.5
Duration: 30​min

Historic Sites in Sidon

1.7
Duration: 2​h

Plans to Sidon Souks by other users

20 days in Lebanon BY A USER FROM SPAIN November, popular sights PREFERENCES: November ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 6 days in Lebanon BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES November, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: November, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 15 days in Lebanon BY A USER FROM BRAZIL May, kids, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: May, kids ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 42 days in Beirut & Tyre BY A USER FROM PHILIPPINES November, popular sights PREFERENCES: November ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 9 days in Lebanon BY A USER FROM NETHERLANDS October, culture, outdoors, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, extra fast, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: October, culture, outdoors, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Extra fast 8 days in Lebanon BY A USER FROM NETHERLANDS October, fast-paced, hidden gems PREFERENCES: October ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Fast-paced 53 days in Lebanon BY A USER FROM NETHERLANDS October, culture, outdoors, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, fast-paced, popular sights PREFERENCES: October, culture, outdoors, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Fast-paced 1 day in Sidon BY A USER FROM LEBANON August, popular sights PREFERENCES: August ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 2 days in Sidon & Qana BY A USER FROM LEBANON August, popular sights PREFERENCES: August ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 60 days in Lebanon BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA June, popular sights PREFERENCES: June ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 31 days in Beirut BY A USER FROM EGYPT August, popular sights PREFERENCES: August ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 50 days in Lebanon & Lebanon BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA September, popular sights PREFERENCES: September ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium
View more plans