Listening Through the Lens
A selection of images from the Fouad Debbas Collection at the Sursock Museum, showcasing sound recordings, archival documents, postcards and photographs around the history of Middle Eastern dance. Until 18 April.
Snowshoeing in Laqlouq
Enjoy the white peaks of Laqlouq with a day of snowshoeing through nature. The walk is easy level, with light ascents and descents, so perfect for picture taking. LL50,000 including transport. Meeting point Mar Maroun Church parking, Dora.
Nahr Al Barouk hike
A hike in the Shouf region, along the r iver of Barouk, taking in waterfalls and old br idges. Var ious hiking levels are on of fer. 7.30am. Meeting point parking by Hikmeh School, Sagesse, Achrafieh. LL40,000 + LL7000 reserve entrance including transport.
Ammiq Reserve hike
A hike in the beautiful nature reser ve of West Bekaa’s Ammiq, an important resting spot for migrating birds. The hike will be along the edge of the mountains, where diverse tree species provide shade and shelter. 7.30am. Meeting point parking of Sagesse School, Jdeideh. LL85,000 including transport, lunch and reserve entrance.
An 8km hike around the typical traditional Lebanese village, Arsoun, in upper Metn. The village is located amid pine and oak trees and features old bridges and mills and great scenery. LL35,000 including transport.
We are Hikers
Join Vamos Todos for a hike along a new trail in the Qannoubine (aka Qadisha Valley or the Holy Valley.) The historic region is a UNESCO World Heritage Site and of fers breathtaking scenery with ancient monasteries carved into the rocks. 7.30am. Meeting point parking of Sagesse School, Jdeideh. LL50,000 including transport.
Camping in Wadi Krakir
Enjoy a weekend camping trip to Qoura in the valley of Krakir, where tranquil nature awaits. Meeting point Mathaf, Beirut. LL90,000.
The Lebanon Mountain Trail Association’s annual Thru Walk, cover ing the 470km trail from nor th to south. This year themed around food her itage. 1 April-1 May, LL127,500 per day/night including accommodation, meals etc.
Lebanon Mountain Trail Association
Bekaa valley wine tour
Enjoy a day visiting the winer ies of the picturesque Bekaa Valley. 7am. Meeting point Mar Abda Church parking, Jal El Dib. LL40,000 including transport.
Mountain climbing in Afqa Jbeil
Feeling active? A day mountain climbing and rappelling should do the trick. Meeting point Mathaf, Beirut. LL90,000.
Tripoli Film Festival
An annual film festival in Lebanon’s northern city, held at Safadi Center and Beit el Fan. 30 April-7 May.