15 photos of scenic snow-covering Lebanese villages

Though Lebanese villages are beautiful year round, some become more magnificent during the winter season when covered in snow.

Wander in a winter wonderland while going through these scenic snow-covered Lebanese villages.


#1 Ain Zhalta

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Ain Zhalta is a traditional mountain village located in the Chouf District of Mount , in southwestern . It is perched at 1,200 meters.

#2 Jezzine

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Jezzine is a town located 22 km from Sidon and 40 km south of at an altitude of 950 meters.


#3 Sawfar

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Sawfar is Lebanese village located in Aley district in the Mount Governorate. It is situated at an altitude of 1,320 meters.

#4 Baalbeck

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Baalbeck is a city in ’s Beqaa Valley, between the eastern and western mountain ranges of , at an altitude of 1,170 meters.


#5 Laklouk

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This small mountainous village is located in Jbeil district of the Mount of Governorate. It has an altitude of 1,780 meters.

#6 Ain Dara

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Ain Dara is a village in Aley district, in the governorate of Mount . It is about 30 kilometers from and on an altitude of 1,300 meters.


#7 Bcharre

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At an altitude of about 1,450 meters to 3,088 meter lays Bcharre. It is located in the Bcharri district of the North Governorate in .

#8 Rashayya

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Rashaya, which is also known as Rashaya Al-Wadi, is located in the south of Beqaa Governorate of . It is situated at around 1,350 meters above sea level.


#9 Ehden

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At the heart of the northern mountains and on the southwestern slopes of Mount Mkamal in Mount lays Ehden. It is situated at 1,778 meters above sea level.

#10 Zahle

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Zahle which is the capital of Bekaa Governorate is located 55 km east of the capital and lays at the junction of ’s mountains and the Beqaa plateau at an elevation of 1,000 meters.


#11 Kfardebiane

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Kfardebiane is a municipality in the Keserwan District of the Mount Governorate. It is located 45 km north of . Its average elevation is 1,220 meters above sea level.

#12 Maaser Al Chouf

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Maaser Al Chouf is a village in Al Chouf, Mount . It is 57 km from and its altitude is between 1200-1950 meters above sea level.


#13 Faraya

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Faraya is a village and municipality in the Keserwan District of the Mount Governorate, . It is located 46 kilometers north of . Its average elevation is 1,850 meters above sea level

#14 Falougha

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Falougha is a municipality in Baabda District of Mount Governorate. It has an average elevation of 1,250 meters above sea level.


#15 Barouk

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Barouk Village is a village in the Chouf District of Mount Governorate in . Barouk is located 52 kilometers southeast of . Its average elevation is 1000 to 1200 meters above sea level.


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