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Lebanon Traveler - - AGENDA -

Ded­i­cated Night Hike to Harissa

A hike un­der the moon­light ded­i­cated to the Vir­gin Mary of Harissa, an im­por­tant pil­grim­age site above Jounieh. The night trail be­gins at Sa­hel Alma, stop­ping at the his­tor­i­cal St. Ge­orge con­vent built in 1718, con­tin­u­ing the climb up old steps, cut through pine woods, be­fore reach­ing the huge 15-ton bronze statue painted in white of “Our Lady of Le­banon”, with her arms out­stretched, at mid­night. Meet­ing point Fu­tur­o­scope, Sin el Fil, fac­ing Hil­ton Ho­tel. LL30,000 in­clud­ing trans­port. Ad­ven­tures in Le­banon

Barouk River Val­ley

A hike as the flow­ers come into bloom along the Barouk Rivery Val­ley Trail in the Shouf. It’s a unique jour­ney through time; the trail a rare beauty with his­tor­i­cal mon­u­ments from the Hel­lenis­tic and Ro­man eras to the Mam­luk and Ot­toman pe­ri­ods. Meet­ing point Sodeco Square. LL40,500 in­clud­ing trans­port. Be­yond By­b­los

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