Jezzine is Lebanon’s hub for nature tourism due to its breathtaking mountain views, pine forests, and waterfalls. The town and surrounding area have become getaways for visitors seeking a fresh mountain retreat away from the city.
Boasting incredible scenery and a rich history, Jezzine is one of South Lebanon’s most popular towns. We explore some of its lesser-known gems.
Located in Jezzine’s — and one of Lebanon’s — largest pine forests, La Maison de la Forêt is a paradise for both laid-back and adventurous souls.
Lebanon is bursting with color! Instagram sensation Rami Rizk shows us just how much.
Biodiversity conservationist Elsa Sattout takes us on a journey to discover five of the country’s most striking waterfalls.
Located in the Jezzine District, Bkassine is surrounded by splendid views of endless pine forests. We discover more with travel blogger Nadine Chemali.
The southern town of Jezzine is renowned for its ornate firebird cutlery. Made of elaborately inlaid bone and a phoenix-shaped handle, the design of the firebird changes from family to family but the story is the same.
Developed from a heritage of blade-making that stretches back almost 250 years, by the Haddad family in Jezzine, the traditional cutlery adorned with intricately designed handles in the shape of a…
A tourism development strategy in Jezzine is beginning to show results by rejuvenating the area and bringing visitors back to re-discover the beauty of the south Set within Bkassine’s pine forest,…
The Qalaat Abou el Hassan fortress, also known as Belhasem, is one of Lebanon’s ancient hidden secrets Prehistoric castles, ancient ruins, nameless temples and pillars mark almost every area of Lebanon.…