What to see

Lebanon Traveler - - HIDDEN GEMS -

Tour the vil­lage’s religious sites, tak­ing in the his­tor­i­cal con­vent Say­det El Haqlet (Our Lady of the Field), Deir El Moukhales (St. Saviour 1799) and the churches of Say­det El Na­jat (Our Lady of Re­lief 18921900) and Mar Ya’coub El Muqata’ (St. James Church 1733-1893.) Pause at the top of the steep stair­way to take in the view, be­fore tour­ing the vil­lage, tak­ing in old houses dat­ing back to the 18th Cen­tury with tra­di­tional ar­chi­tec­ture.

Pho­tos: Elsa Sat­tout

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