1 day in South Governorate Itinerary

1 day in South Governorate Itinerary

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Iqlim al Tuffah

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Apple District

Nicknamed the "Apple District" because of its abundance of fruit trees and orchards, the hilly district of Iqlim al Tuffah includes a number of small towns with diverse attractions.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Mleeta Landmark. Start off your visit on the 19th (Fri): take an in-depth tour of Mleeta Landmark.

For where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Iqlim al Tuffah travel itinerary planner.

Beirut to Iqlim al Tuffah is an approximately 1.5-hour car ride. Expect a daytime high around 25°C in March, and nighttime lows around 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 19th (Fri) to allow time for the car ride back home.

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South Governorate travel guide

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Landmarks · Ruins · Castles
South Governorate is one of the governorates of Lebanon. South Lebanon has a population of 500,000 inhabitants and an area of 929.6 km². The capital is Sidon. The lowest elevation is sea-level; the highest is 1,000 meters. The local population is religiously diverse and includes Shia and Sunni Muslims, Orthodox, Maronite, Protestant, and Greek Catholic Christians. Temperatures can drop to 4 °C during winter with a lot of rain and snow on the higher ground. In the humid summer, temperatures can rise to 30 °C in the coastal areas. The governorate has several rivers: the Litani, Zahrani, Naqura, Awali, Qasmiye, and Hasbani. The area is famous for its citrus and banana farms. Its main cities are Sidon, Tyre and Jezzine.Local attractions and eventsThe area offers a great number of attractions, including pristine white sandy beaches south of Tyre, and the opportunity to snorkel or dive among submerged Phoenician and Roman ruins near the ancient cities of Sidon and Tyre. Culture-lovers will enjoy the bustling Ottoman-era Pazars, and one can relax after a long day at a seafood restaurant overlooking the Mediterranean. Southern Lebanon also hosts the Tyre festival, which attracts thousands of tourists each year.

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