8 days in Lebanon Itinerary

8 days in Lebanon Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Beirut
— 5 nights
2
Baalbeck
— 1 night
3
Sur
— 1 night

5
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 out of town with these interesting Beirut side-trips: Byblos (Byblos Port, Memoire Du Temps, &more) and Our Lady of Lebanon (in Harissa). The adventure continues: pause for some photo ops at Jeita Grotto, make a trip to Gemmayzeh Street, shop like a local with Hamra Street, and gain insight at American University of Beirut.

To find reviews, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Beirut trip itinerary maker app.

Isparta, Turkey to Beirut is an approximately 6.5-hour combination of car and flight. The time zone difference moving from Turkey Time to Eastern European Standard Time is minus 1 hour. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Isparta in May; daily highs in Beirut reach °C and lows reach °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Wed) early enough to drive to Baalbeck.

Things to do in Beirut

Historic Sites Museums Shopping

Side Trips

Byblos, Our Lady of Lebanon, Jeita Grotto
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Jeita Grotto ©
Jeita Grotto
National Museum of Beirut ©
National Museum of Beirut
Zaitunay Bay ©
Zaitunay Bay

1
night
Baalbeck

Baalbeck ©
Baalbek, properly Ba╩┐albek 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. On the 21st (Thu), admire the verdant scenery at Bekaa Valley, thenmake a trip to Hajar al-Hibla, thenexplore the ancient world of Baalbek Roman Ruins, and finally delve into the distant past at Temples of Baalbek.

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Drive from Beirut to Baalbeck in 2 hours. In May in Baalbeck, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Thu) so you can drive to Sur.

Things to do in Baalbeck

Historic Sites Nature Parks

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
Sur

Sur ©
Tyre, sometimes romanized as Sour, is a city in the South Governorate of Lebanon. Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Fri): delve into the distant past at Tyre Hippodrome, thenmake a trip to Roman Hippodrome, and then delve into the distant past at Tyre.

To find maps, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Sur journey planner.

Traveling by car from Baalbeck to Sur takes 2.5 hours. In May, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 22nd (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Sur

Historic Sites

Side Trip

Tyre Hippodrome
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Tyre ©
Tyre
Roman Hippodrome ©
Roman Hippodrome
Tyre Hippodrome ©
Tyre Hippodrome

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