1-Gibran Museum

In 1932, the content of Gibran’s studio in New York, including his furniture, his personal belongings, his private library, his manuscripts and 440 original paintings, was transferred to his native town Bsharreh. Today, these items form the content of the Gibran museum. Originally, a grotto for monks seeking shelter in the 7th century, the Mar Sarkis (Saint Sergious) hermitage, became Gibran Khalil Gibran’s tomb, and was later turned into his museum. Read more

2- Gibran Khalil Gibran parental home

3- Bcharre Phoenician Tomb

In the hills above Bcharre can be found a large stone obelisk thought to date back to 750 BC. At the base of the obelisk is a burial chamber and ledges for four coffins. Read more

4- Kadisha Grotto

The 10-million-year-old Qadisha Grotto was first discovered in 1903, but it wasn’t until 1923, at the onset of the Qadisha electric project, that real exploration commenced. At present, 778 metres of cave have been fully surveyed, revealing a dazzling collection of stalactites and stalagmites in wonderful colours. Read more

5- Cedars of God Forest

Located just eight kilometers from Bcharre, The Cedars is one of Lebanon’s most beautiful nature reserves and home to the oldesr Cedar Forest. The area used to be an immense forest of cedars, cypresses, pines and oaks. Deforestation started in 3000 BC when the wood was used for vessels, constructions and mummification. Read more

6- Visit BekaaKafra, the highest village of Lebanon

Tucked away on the highest hill in Lebanon and the Middle East, Bekaakafra is a small town whose streets are always scented with the aroma of the holy valley of Qanoubine, where the sound of canticles and prayers echo constantly…It is an exemplary town blessed by his holiness Saint Charbel Makhlouf, for his countless miracles and healings… Read more

7- Qannoubine Valley

Kannoubine Valley is a world apart, and one of the most amazing places in Lebanon and the world. The beauty and the holiness of this place are incomparable to any place we had ever visited before. Read more

8-The Maronite Patriarch’s Garden

The Maronite Patriarch’s Garden was founded in 2004 to commemorate the Maronite Patriarchs that led the Maronite community since the early ages. The garden located in Dimane, overlooks Kannoubine valley where the Maronite took the valley as a shelter for hundred years. In this Holly Valley, the Maronite built their community and elected their first Patriarch. Read more

9- Abou Joseph Restaurant

A unique restaurant in the heart of Kannoubine valley. Abou Joseph restaurant is a family business serving traditional Lebanese food. The restaurant is located near the old Kannoubine monastery and Saint Marina church. It is a must try restaurant especially if you are hiking in Kannoubine valley. Restaurant specialities: raw meat, Kebbeh balls stuffed with animal fat, stuffed intestine and locally made Arak. Read more

10- Cedars International Festival 2018

13 Jul 2018 | 08:30 PM

28 Jul 2018 | 08:30 PM
Magida El-Roumi. Read more