10 days in Lebanon Itinerary

10 days in Lebanon Itinerary

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10 days in Lebanon Itinerary

Start: Fort Lauderdale
Fly + Drive:  19​h 45​min
1
Bcharre
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
2
Tripoli
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 15​min
3
Jitta
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 30​min
4
Beiteddine
— 4 nights
Drive + Fly:  19​h
End: Fort Lauderdale

2
nights
Bcharre

Bcharre ©
Sitting at 1,500 m (4,900 ft) above sea level and nestled between a mountain and a valley, Bcharre offers holiday goers breathtaking views.
Popular historic sites such as Temples of Baalbek and Deir Mar Elisha are in your itinerary. Venture out of the city with trips to Baalbek Roman Ruins (in Baalbeck), Saydet el Nouriyi Monastery (in Chekka) and St. George Church (in Batroun). There's still lots to do: take a peaceful walk through The Cedars of God, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Our Lady of Diman Church, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Saydet el Hosn Lady of the Fortress.

To find reviews, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Bcharre online trip itinerary maker .

Fort Lauderdale, USA to Bcharre is an approximately 20-hour combination of flight and car. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Eastern European Time (EET) is 7 hours. Plan for a bit cooler nights when traveling from Fort Lauderdale in October since evenings lows in Bcharre dip to 69°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sun) so you can drive to Tripoli.

Things to do in Bcharre

Historic Sites Parks Nature

Side Trips

Baalbeck, Saydet el Hosn Lady of the Fortress, St. George Church, Saydet el Nouriyi Monastery
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Temples of Baalbek ©
Temples of Baalbek
Baalbek Roman Ruins ©
Baalbek Roman Ruins
The Cedars of God ©
The Cedars of God

1
night
Tripoli

Tripoli ©
A tour of Tripoli usually involves a visit to the old Mamluk-style city and its harbor overlooked by a crusader citadel.
Start off your visit on the 21st (Mon): make a trip to Phoenician Wall, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Stephan's Cathedral, explore the historical opulence of Citadel Saint Gilles (Qal'at Sinjil), then take in the spiritual surroundings of The Great Mosque, then contemplate the long history of Al Burtasiyat Madrassa-Mosque, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Taynal Mosque.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Tripoli travel planner.

Drive from Bcharre to Tripoli in 1.5 hours. In October, daytime highs in Tripoli are 83°F, while nighttime lows are 69°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Jitta.

Things to do in Tripoli

Historic Sites

Side Trip

Batroun
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Taynal Mosque ©
Taynal Mosque
The Great Mosque ©
The Great Mosque

1
night
Jitta

Jitta ©
The town of Jeita has become well-known for its topographical features, with its famous grottos bringing in many visitors each day from Beirut.
On the 22nd (Tue), explore the fascinating underground world of Jeita Grotto, then pause for some photo ops at Our Lady of Lebanon, and then explore the ancient world of Commemorative Stelae of Nahr El-Kalb.

For other places to visit, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Jitta tour planner.

Traveling by car from Tripoli to Jitta takes 1.5 hours. In October, plan for daily highs up to 83°F, and evening lows to 69°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Tue) early enough to go by car to Beiteddine.

Things to do in Jitta

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Commemorative Stelae of Nahr El-Kalb, Our Lady of Lebanon
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Jeita Grotto ©
Jeita Grotto
Our Lady of Lebanon ©
Our Lady of Lebanon
Commemorative Stelae of Nahr El-Kalb ©

4
nights
Beiteddine

Beiteddine ©
Get some historical perspective at Beit Eddine and Cathedrale Saint Nichan des Armeniens Orthodoxes. Venture out of the city with trips to Beirut (National Museum of Beirut, Wine Tours & Tastings, & more).

For more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Beiteddine road trip tool .

Drive from Jitta to Beiteddine in 1.5 hours. In October in Beiteddine, expect temperatures between 83°F during the day and 69°F at night. You'll have a few hours on the 26th (Sat) to wrap things up before traveling home.

Things to do in Beiteddine

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Beirut
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National Museum of Beirut ©
National Museum of Beirut
Beit Eddine ©
Beit Eddine

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