5 days in Lebanon Itinerary

5 days in Lebanon Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Beirut
1
Beirut
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
2
Baalbeck
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 45 min
3
Bcharre
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h
End: Beirut

2
nights
Beirut

Beirut ©
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.
Get in touch with nature at Pigeon Rocks in Raouche and Mzaar Kfardebian. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Byblos Castle and Greek Orthodox Cathedral of Saint George. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Beirut: Byblos (Memoire Du Temps & Saint John-Marc Cathedral), Shouf Cedars Reserve (in Barouk) and Our Lady of Lebanon (in Harissa). The adventure continues: take an in-depth tour of National Museum of Beirut, don't miss a visit to Zaitunay Bay, appreciate the history behind Jeita Grotto, and shop like a local with Beirut Souks.

For other places to visit, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Beirut trip itinerary website.

The Route module shows you travel options from your home to Beirut. In December, daily temperatures in Beirut can reach 23°C, while at night they dip to 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Tue) so you can drive to Baalbeck.

Things to do in Beirut

Historic Sites Parks Wildlife

Side Trips

Byblos, Jeita Grotto, Shouf Cedars Reserve, Mzaar Kfardebian, Our Lady of Lebanon
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Jeita Grotto ©
Jeita Grotto
Our Lady of Lebanon ©
Our Lady of Lebanon
National Museum of Beirut ©
National Museum of Beirut

1
night
Baalbeck

Baalbeck ©
Baalbek, properly Baʿalbek and also known as Balbec, Baalbec or Baalbeck, is a town in the Anti-Lebanon foothills east of the Litani River in Lebanon's Beqaa Valley, about 85km northeast of Beirut and about 75km north of Damascus. Start off your visit on the 1st (Wed): steep yourself in history at Baalbek Roman Ruins, explore the ancient world of Temples of Baalbek, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Saieda Khaoula - Mosque, and finally admire the verdant scenery at Bekaa Valley.

For other places to visit, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Baalbeck trip itinerary site.

You can drive from Beirut to Baalbeck in 2 hours. December in Baalbeck sees daily highs of 23°C and lows of 15°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 1st (Wed) early enough to go by car to Bcharre.

Things to do in Baalbeck

Historic Sites Parks Nature

Side Trip

Bekaa Valley
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Temples of Baalbek ©
Temples of Baalbek
Baalbek Roman Ruins ©
Baalbek Roman Ruins
Bekaa Valley ©
Bekaa Valley

1
night
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.
Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Thu): take a peaceful walk through The Cedars of God, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Deir Qozhaya, thenappreciate the views at Qadisha Valley, thenpause for some serene contemplation at Saydet el Hosn Lady of the Fortress, and finally take a peaceful walk through Tannourine Cedar Forest Nature Reserve.

To see more things to do, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Bcharre trip itinerary maker.

Drive from Baalbeck to Bcharre in 2 hours. In January, daytime highs in Bcharre are 21°C, while nighttime lows are 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Thu) so you can drive back home.

Things to do in Bcharre

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Tannourine Cedar Forest Nature Reserve, Saydet el Hosn Lady of the Fortress
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The Cedars of God ©
The Cedars of God
Qadisha Valley ©
Qadisha Valley
Deir Qozhaya ©
Deir Qozhaya

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