Cedars Becharreh and Kozhaya

Cedars , Becharreh & Kozhaya

From 17th June till 2nd October 2021
Cedars , Becharreh & Kozhaya
Cedars , Becharreh & Kozhaya
Cedars , Becharreh & Kozhaya
Cedars , Becharreh & Kozhaya
Highlights
  • Check the most venerable representatives of the Cedars of Lebanon, which once covered the country's mountains.
  • Dicover Becharreh, the birthplace of the famous Lebanese poet Gibran Khalil Gibran.
  • Visit Kozhaya, part of the Holy valley where Maronites used to during the Ottaman's period.
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  • STARTING PRICE BOOK $42
  • Info The tours starts with the forest of Cedars followed by the visit of the Gebran Museum the international poet of Lebanese origin. Lunch and ends with visit the convent of St Anthony of Kozhaya, one of the numerous convents of the Holy Valley.
  • Timing
    From 08:30 AM To 05:30 PM
  • Languages
    French English
  • Includes
    Rates include transportation in a deluxe vehicle (depending on the number of persons), pickup and drop off from/to Beirut, professional guidance, lunch at Lebanese restaurant touristic menu with soft drinks or one small glass of Arak.
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  • Cedars , Becharreh & Kozhaya

  • Cedars 
     
    The most venerable representatives of the Cedars of Lebanon, which once covered the country's mountains, are in the Besharre region in the North of Lebanon. Hundreds of trees stand on slopes 2,000 meters high in the shadow of the 3,088 meter peak of Qornet es- Sawda.From Lebanon's cedar forests, Solomon got the timber to build his temple and palace, while the Egyptians Pharaohs used the wood carve their sarcophagi and 'sunships'.
     
    Becharreh
     
    In the north, the picturesque gateway to the Cedars of Lebanon, is the birthplace of the famous Lebanese poet Gibran Khalil Gibran. Here one may visit the Gibran Museum and the many ancient churches and monastries.
     
    Kozhaya
     
    is part of the Holy valley where Maronites used to during the Ottaman's period. Monastry of St-Antoine of Kozhaya is one of the numerous monasteries built in this valley. It is built partly inside in the mountain and party outside it. It is surrounded by a very beautiful panorama of forest and valley.
  • General Conditions

    • Rates include transportation in a deluxe vehicle (depending on the number of persons), pickup and drop off from/to Beirut, professional guidance, lunch at Lebanese restaurant touristic menu with soft drinks or one small glass of Arak.
    • Pickup at 7:45 am from hotels in Beirut and drop off to hotels in Beirut.
    • Children up to 4 years are free of charge but have no seat.
    • Children between 4 and 12 years get $7 discount .
    • Payments by credit card are subject to $1.- supplement per person per tour.
    • All prices and programs are subject to change without prior notice.