Lebanon witnessed this week a new storm dubbed “Ghinwa” by Lebanese meteorologists.
Storm Ghinwa, which may be the last for this season, has created beautiful sceneries that were captured by Lebanese people from all over Lebanon. Here at the best 13 sceneries that we selected for you:
Mzaar Kfardebian ski slopes are widely known as the Middle East’s largest ski resort. It is located in the mountains of Kessrwan at one hour drive from Beirut and 20 minutes from the coastal city of Jounieh.
Lake Qaraoun is by far the largest freshwater body in Lebanon. It was created by the construction of the Litany river dam in 1959. A summer and touristic attraction, it is located in the southern region of the Beqaa Valley at 77 Km from the capital Beirut.
Ehden is located in the heart of the northern mountains of Lebanon and on the southwestern slopes of Mount Makmal in the Mount Lebanon Range. A city-like town, Ehden is at 98.4 Km from Beirut, and a 48-minute ride from Tripoli, the northern capital.
Yamouneh is one of Lebanon’s points of pride. It is sought after for its beautiful lake, its awe-inspiring nature reserve, and its ancient village with Roman’s vestiges. A municipality of the Baalbek District, it is reachable from Beirut via Faraya at 103 Km, via Beirut Damascus Highway at 112 Km, and via Zahle at 122 Km. Overall, the ride ranges between 2h 10 minutes to 2h 20 minutes.
Chouf or Shouf is known for its Biosphere Reserve. It is home to amazing cedar forests as well as vineyards and apple orchards. A highly populated administrative district of Mount Lebanon, it was home to the Princes of Lebanon and played a major role through our history. It is located at 41 Km from Beirut.
A beautiful municipality in the Baabda District, Falougha takes pride in the preservation of its ethnic architecture, its water sources, its forestry and green nature, and its clean air. This town located at 35 Km East of the capital Beirut is sought-after all year round for its nature and hospitality.
A pride of Lebanon with its traditional fancy houses, palaces, freshwater springs and beautiful nature, Sawfar is located at 35 minutes from Beirut in the Aley District of Mount Lebanon. It is sought for its outdoor activities like hiking and its calmer environment away from the cities during summer.
Ain Zhalta, a traditional mountain village in the Chouf District of Mount Lebanon, is home to natural wonders and numerous outdoor sports and activities.
It is located at 43 Km from Beirut, and you can reach this historical town in a 50-minute car ride.
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