The Best Things to See and Do in Lebanon

Stores, Old Souk Jbeil
Stores, Old Souk Jbeil | © Nabiha Hajaig / Flickr

There is a lot to see and do in Lebanon, and you may have difficulty deciding what’s worth your time. From beaches and parties to museums and nature, the country has it all. If you’re short on time and need a list of what to do, here’s your answer.

Experience paragliding

If you’re an adrenaline junkie or just an adventure seeker, this activity is for you. Experience paragliding over many points in Lebanon, and glide from mountain to coast in order to witness some of the country’s most breathtaking views. This experience offers a panoramic perspective of the Lebanese terrain and will definitely be something that you won’t forget.

Paragliding over Beirut

1. Visit the Beirut Souks

Market, Shopping Mall

1. Visit the Beirut Souks
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If you’re looking to do some shopping in the Middle East’s fashion capital, Beirut Souks is the place for you. The site boasts a lot of international brands for you to peruse, such as DKNY and Kenzo. There are also many restaurants to choose from, and the area is always bustling with people and events.

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