From having fun days in the sun or just clubbing all night along with Lebanon’s wild nightlife, people visiting or living in Lebanon during summer will never get bored!
Forest walks, eating and tasting Lebanese delicacies, discovering stunning nature, or just wandering across the many restaurants and bars in the country, you and your loved ones will have fun all season long.
Either discover Batroun‘s old souks to reminisce on old architecture or just wander along with the coastal city’s churches, especially the captivating Saint Stephen’s Cathedral, one of the most beautiful churches in Lebanon.
You can experience fresh air in the heart of Beirut. Horsh Beirut is one of the most famous urban parks in Lebanon, sought by locals and tourists for a peaceful time, whether for a leisure walk, to read a book, or for a relaxing picnic.
There is even a nice spot for skateboarding! The Community-built Snoubar Skate Park opens from 8 am until 6 pm.
It boasts great touristic places, old souks, beautiful traditional architecture, a lovely promenade by the El-Mina coast, delicious local specialties, like the Tripolitan Samke Harra and Lahem Bil Ajeen, and amazing traditional sweets you certainly don’t want to miss.
Along with the nature getaway, hiking and discovering the Jabal Moussa Biosphere Reserve in the Kesserwan District is a blissful experience to undertake while in Lebanon. It covers an area of 6500 hectares and is part of UNESCO’s Network of Biosphere Reserves since 2009.
To discover the surprisingly mesmerizing Lebanese nature and enjoy getaways to have fun chilling and hanging out with their friends, tourists and locals can wander along the most chill places in Lebanon to get the full-on summer experience.
Enjoy a breathtaking sunset among the country’s sunset bars
You can discover sunsets surrounded by the good summer vibes while savoring delicious cocktails. Don’t hesitate to hang out in the stunning sunset bars located either on the beach or on Lebanon’s heights.
Take a delightful forest walk and connect with Mother Nature
Most people have forest walks on their bucket list. So if you are a nature lover, you can wander along with Lebanon’s most beautiful forests and gorgeous nature reserves and get to spot the wide species of flora and fauna.
Among the most thrilling forest walk destinations are Al Shouf Cedar Nature Reserve, one of the largest nature reserves in the Shouf area; the Bentael Nature Reserve located in Northern Lebanon; the Tannourine Cedar Forest Nature Reserve which protects a large and dense cedar forest, and more!
Summer in Lebanon is filled with music festivals, with the most famous one being the almost-yearly Baalbek International Festival, which hosts local and international artists to showcase their talents.
Along with other festivals taking place nationwide!
Get to laugh the night away with the Lebanese famous sarcasm
This has to be mentioned because these stand-up Lebanese comedians are hilarious. They don’t just make you forget your worries and concerns, they also defuse your frustrations with the Lebanese socio-political system.