Anastasia Travel and Tours:
Lebanon Adventure 7 days / 6 nights ---
a magnificent playground for people who wants to be in the
open air willing to discover it in an untraditional way.
These 5 days trip will not only reveal the natural beauties
of the country but will let you discover the adventurous
part of yourself through very exciting activities.
01: Arrival at Rafic Hariri International airport.
Meet and assist at the airport by our representatives. Transfer
to the chosen hotel in Beirut for check in and overnight
02: After breakfast at hotel, discover the Beqaa
valey on bikes, riding in the planted fields, far from cars
, passing through villages where you could learn about the
local traditional way of living. ( 17 KM of riding "2
hours " level 1: very easy). Possibility of visiting
Kefraya with wine tasting. Overnight at the chosen hotel
03: After breakfast, the visit of the famous Roman
temples of Baalbeck is a must. Transfer to Hermel and discover
another way of Living. Tracking from the bridge to the source
of Orontes river passing by 2 superb troglodyte sites. Overnight
at the chosen hotel in Baalbeck.
04: After Breakfast still in Hermel, Rafting in
the Orontes, than transfer to Taanayel. Overnight at the
chosen hotel in Zahle.
05: After breakfast, you can not miss the visit
of the Shouf Cedars reserve, the widest natural reserve
in Lebanon (500 KM2). Hiking among the superb Cedars and
if we are lucky enough we will see rare animals living in
this reserve. Overnight at the chosen hotel in Beirut.
06: After breakfast, visit Jeita Grottoes one of
the most beautiful caves in the world, nominated to one
of the new 7 natural wonders of the world. Sailing with
the possibility of Swimming .Overnight at the chosen hotel
07: After breakfast, visit Beirut (if there is
sufficient time) according to the flight, than transfer
to the airport for flight back.
Piligrim Package 8 days / 7 nights ---
01: Arrival to Rafic Hariri International Airport.
Meet and assist by our representative. Transfer to the chosen
hotel for dinner overnight.
02: After breakfast, departure to visit the Holly
South, starting by the sea castle of Sidon, proceed to Sarafand
known in the time as "Sarepta" (Luke 4:25-26),
continue to Tyre to visit its monumental sites and ST Thomas
church, then to Cana of Galilee, the site of Jesus first
miracle (John 2). On the way back visit the church of the
lady Magdouche and Eshmoun temple. Dinner and Overnight
at the hotel.
03: Breakfast at hotel. Drive through the Mount
Lebanon, via Alley, Bhamdoun and the Bekaa valley to reach
Ksara to taste samples of five Lebanese wine, proceed to
Zahle, where the church and statue of the Lady of Zahle
will be visited. Continue to Baalbeck the city of the Greatest
Roman temples ever built for a sight seeing tour. Dinner
and Overnight at the chosen hotel.
04: Breakfast at hotel. Driving north, we take
the mountain road to reach the birth village of St Charbel,
called Bkaakafra. Proceed to the slice of paradise called
the Cedars of Lord, Lebanon's national emblem, continue
to the valley of Qadisha called Saint, to visit one of it
hidden monastries, called St Anthony's, magically built
inside the valley. On the way back visit the miraculous
monastery of Saydet al Nourieh. Dinner and Overnight at
05: Breakfast at hotel .our journey starts with
discovering the most beautiful jewel of the world Beirut,
where we will visit it's newly reconstructed city center,
St George old church and a multitude of ancient churches
planted in the capital. Proceed to Beit Mery a neighboring
village to discover the ruins of Deir El Qalaa and enjoy
its unique mosaics. Dinner and Overnight at the hotel.
06: Breakfast at hotel. Head off on a most exciting
tour to visit the statue of our Lady of Lebanon in Harissa,
St Paul cathedral and Bkerke the winter residence of the
Maronite Patriarch. Proceed to the city of the most ancient
port in the world called Byblos, offering over 6000 years
of history and culture. Visit the Crusader church of ST
John the Baptist. Dinner and Overnight at the hotel.
7: Our Journey starts with exploring the Shouf
mountains starting by Deir EL Kamar city with Saydet el
Tel Church. Proceed to the Palace of Beiteddine to discover
the early 19th century Lebanese architecture. Dinner and
Overnight at the hotel.
8: Breakfast at hotel. Departure and transfer to
the airport for final destination.
Anastasia for more information:
Anastasia Tours - Sin el Fil Highway - Mardini
Center - Beirut - Lebanon - P.O. Box 90-1511
Tel: 01 501732 / 01 501733 / 70 575722 / 03 380313