40 days in Lebanon Itinerary

40 days in Lebanon Itinerary

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Sur
— 5 nights
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Tripoli
— 5 nights
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Bcharre
— 5 nights
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Zahle
— 6 nights
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Beirut
— 18 nights

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Sur

Sur ©
Tyre, sometimes romanized as Sour, is a city in the South Governorate of Lebanon. Explore Sur's surroundings by going to Beaufort Castle (in Arnoun), Mleeta Landmark (in Iqlim al Tuffah) and Jezzine (Bkassine Pine Forest & Jezzine Grand Municipality). The adventure continues: enjoy the sand and surf at Tyre Beach, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Grotte de Cana, don't miss a visit to Al-Bass Archaeological Site, and delve into the distant past at Tyre.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Sur road trip planning app.

Beirut to Sur is an approximately 1.5-hour car ride. Traveling from Beirut in November, expect slightly colder with lows of 16°C in Sur. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 14th (Sat) to allow time for the car ride to Tripoli.

Things to do in Sur

Historic Sites · Parks · Outdoors · Trails

Side Trips

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Tyre ©
Tyre
Tyre Beach ©
Tyre Beach
Bkassine Pine Forest ©
Bkassine Pine Forest

5
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Tripoli

Tripoli ©
A tour of Tripoli usually involves a visit to the old Mamluk-style city and its harbor overlooked by a crusader citadel.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Tripoli: Bnachii Lake (in Zgharta), Byblos (Byblos Castle, Old Souk, &more) and Hermel (Kamouh el Hermel & Rafting Squad). The adventure continues: stroll through Bonita Bay, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Taynal Mosque, explore the historical opulence of Citadel Saint Gilles (Qal'at Sinjil), and wander the streets of Khan Al-Khayyatin.

To see photos, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Tripoli trip app.

You can drive from Sur to Tripoli in 2 hours. Plan for somewhat warmer nights when traveling from Sur in November since evenings lows in Tripoli dip to 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Thu) so you can drive to Bcharre.

Things to do in Tripoli

Historic Sites · Parks · Outdoors · Nature

Side Trips

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Byblos Castle ©
Byblos Castle
Bonita Bay ©
Bonita Bay
Old Souk ©
Old Souk

5
nights
Bcharre

Bcharre ©
Sitting at 1,500 m (4,900 ft) above sea level and nestled between a mountain and a valley, Bcharre offers holiday goers breathtaking views.
Get out of town with these interesting Bcharre side-trips: Qasr Naous (in Amioun), Horsh Ehden Nature Reserve (in Ehden) and Baatara Gorge Waterfall (in Tannourine). There's lots more to do: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Deir Qozhaya, appreciate the views at Qadisha Valley, examine the collection at Gibran Museum, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Saydet el Hosn Lady of the Fortress.

To see more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Bcharre online trip itinerary builder.

You can drive from Tripoli to Bcharre in 1.5 hours. November in Bcharre sees daily highs of 28°C and lows of 20°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Zahle.

Things to do in Bcharre

Historic Sites · Parks · Nature · Wildlife

Side Trips

Find places to stay Nov 19 — 24:
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Deir Qozhaya ©
Deir Qozhaya
Horsh Ehden Nature Reserve ©
Horsh Ehden Nature Reserve
Qadisha Valley ©
Qadisha Valley

6
nights
Zahle

Zahle ©
Zahlé is the capital and the largest city of Beqaa Governorate, Lebanon. Change things up with these side-trips from Zahle: Bekaa Valley (in Anjar), Baalbeck (Saieda Khaoula - Mosque, Temples of Baalbek, &more) and Kfardebian (Jisr el Hajar - Kfardebian Natural Bridge & Faqra Temple). There's still lots to do: look for all kinds of wild species at Shouf Cedars Reserve, learn about winemaking at Chateau St Thomas, don't miss a visit to Cardo Maximus (Aanjar), and explore the ancient world of Anjar Citadel.

To see ratings, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Zahle day trip planning tool.

Getting from Bcharre to Zahle by car takes about 2 hours. In November, daytime highs in Zahle are 28°C, while nighttime lows are 20°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Beirut.

Things to do in Zahle

Historic Sites · Wineries · Parks · Wildlife

Side Trips

Find places to stay Nov 24 — 30:
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Temples of Baalbek ©
Temples of Baalbek
Baalbek Roman Ruins ©
Baalbek Roman Ruins
Bekaa Valley ©
Bekaa Valley

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Beirut

Beirut ©

Paris of the East

Sitting on the Mediterranean coast, Beirut, the country's capital and largest city, has plenty of appeal itself, as well as offering a convenient base for exploring the country's other sights and cities.
You'll get in some beach time at Joining Beach and White Beach. Explore Beirut's surroundings by going to St. George Church (in Batroun), Karma Traditional Thai Massage (in Ghazir) and Paragliding Club Thermique (in Jounieh). On the 6th (Sun), give your taste buds a day to remember with a local gastronomic tour. There's much more to do: take an in-depth tour of National Museum of Beirut, take in the dramatic natural features at Pigeon Rocks in Raouche, don't miss a visit to Corniche Beirut, and appreciate the history behind Jeita Grotto.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, read Beirut trip planner.

Drive from Zahle to Beirut in 1.5 hours. In November, daily temperatures in Beirut can reach 28°C, while at night they dip to 20°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Beirut

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Tours

Side Trips

Find places to stay Nov 30 — Dec 18:
Highlights from your plan
Zaitunay Bay ©
Zaitunay Bay
National Museum of Beirut ©
National Museum of Beirut
Mim Museum - Mineral Museum ©
Mim Museum - Mineral Museum

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