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.
Sidon Souks reviews
Loved the fact that this is not a tourist souk but patronised more by localswhich gives you a real local flavour to the souk. Very busy but definitely worth a visit. more »
It is a very nice, traditional Arabic souk. You can find a little bit of everything, clothes, souvenirs, local products, food, etc. For us it was the first souk we visited in Lebanon but not the... more »
Although not as atmospheric as some older towns in the Arab world, the souks of Sidon are certainly interesting and photogenic. All sorts of sundry items are for sale. It makes for a great wander. more »
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