If you haven’t made the most of winter in Lebanon, fear not. Here are some activities that will make you fall in love with the snowy season before it ends.
Skiing, snowboarding, snowshoeing… Many of us are familiar with these classical winter activities, so 33 North is introducing you to a new one you probably didn’t know existed in Lebanon.
Perched atop the stunning Qadisha Valley, Bsharre is one of those idyllic mountain villages that looks like it’s come straight out of storybook. There are traditional red-roofed houses, panoramic views, cedar trees, and great restaurants dotted throughout the area, not to mention great skiing in the winter.
Cedar forests conserve a unique environment, embedding the cultural and historical values of the many civilizations that have crossed the eastern Mediterranean.
Akkar is a region where ancient history and rural landscapes merge. Visit this stunning northern district to escape the urban noise.
You don’t need to be a professional hiker to enjoy Lebanon’s numerous trails. Jad Abou Arrage, a rural tourism specialist, rounds up a selection of hikes to challenge you this season.
Al Wadi Al Akhdar continues on taking us on trips to see the Lebanese greenery. After visiting Jisr El Aarous, Ammiq, Kawkaba, Chahtoul, Hammana, Jaj, and Bentael, our next stop is…
Night hikes – but you would be breaking the cardinal rule of hiking: do not go after dark. Well, that does not apply to moonlight hikes. Promax Adventure and Fitness organizes…
Our intrepid reporter, Sabina Llewellyn Davies, discovered stunning sights, rural culture, ancient history and fabulous food when she joined the Lebanon Mountain Trail hikers for a few days. It’s a warm…