The Ultimate Winter Guide in Lebanon

by Maria Frangieh

Escape the winter blues and discover the magic of Lebanon in winter! Whether you seek adventure on snowy peaks, or a relaxing escape amidst breathtaking scenery, Lebanon has something for everyone. Dive into this ultimate guide and create your perfect winter getaway!

1. Winter Thrills: Outdoor Adventures in Lebanon’s Snowy Paradise

Experience the exhilaration of Lebanon’s winter landscapes. Ski down the famous slopes of Mzaar and the Cedars or enjoy the tranquility of snowshoeing through ancient cedar groves. For the thrill-seekers, snowmobiling offers an adrenaline rush through snowy terrains. Lebanon’s mountains provide a breathtaking backdrop for every winter sport enthusiast.

2. Starry Nights & Cozy Retreats: Chalets and Campfires in Lebanon

After a day of adventure, retreat to a cozy chalet or embrace the beauty of Lebanon’s winter nights. Picture yourself stargazing by a campfire, wrapped in the warmth of a blanket, as the snow gently falls around you. These moments under the Lebanese sky offer a peaceful escape from the hustle of everyday life.

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3. Cultural Immersion: Art Galleries in Lebanon

Lebanon’s art scene thrives in February. Wander through a wide-range of art galleries, showcasing both contemporary and traditional Lebanese art.


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4. Indoor Escapes: Cafes, Games, and Unwinding in Comfort

Seek refuge from the cold in Lebanon’s welcoming cafes. Enjoy a hot drink with your furry friend by your side, or dive into a world of board games and traditional Lebanese tawle. These indoor havens offer a perfect blend of relaxation and entertainment, ideal for unwinding and reconnecting with loved ones.

5. Adrenaline Rush: Indoor Adventures 

Lebanon’s indoor entertainment is just as exciting as its outdoor adventures. Challenge yourself in escape rooms, race against time in indoor karting, or engage in competitive sports like bowling and laser tag. These lively activities ensure your winter fun continues even off the slopes.


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6. Culinary Delights: Cozy Restaurants and Wineries in Lebanon

Complete your Lebanese adventure with a journey through its culinary landscape. Indulge in wine tastings at prestigious wineries and savor traditional dishes in cozy restaurants. From heartwarming stews to innovative Lebanese cuisine, the country’s food scene is always renewing, ensuring to a delight for foodies and wine lovers alike.


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