Batroun

Batroun Fort (Mseilha)

The Mseilha Fort also known as "Puy du Connétable" is a medieval fortification situated north of the city of Batroun. The current fort was built by Emir Fakherddine II in the 17th century to guard the route from Tripoli to Beirut. The fort is bui... Read More...

Batroun Phoenician wall

The ancient Phoenician sea wall was originally a natural structure composed of petrified sand dunes. It was reinforced gradually by the Phoenicians with rocks, and the wall as it stands today took its present shape in the first century BC. The Phoeni... Read More...