Lebanon is not just about its bustling cities or its renowned tourist destinations. Far from the beaten track, you’ll find places that defy expectations, places that haven’t yet been Instagrammed to death.
Here’s a list of 10 under-the-radar spots in Lebanon you should consider visiting.
1. Kfardebian Natural Bridge
A natural limestone bridge tucked away in the mountains.
2. Tannourine Cedar Reserve
An untouched forest where Lebanon’s iconic cedars reign.
3. Afqa Waterfall
This waterfall is a secret oasis, perfect for some much-needed peace.
4. Hermitage of Saint Anthony in Qozhaya
A tranquil monastery built into a cliff.
5. Batroun Old Souks
Vintage vibes and local charm abound here.
6. Niha Fortress
An ancient site that offers panoramic views of the Bekaa Valley.
7. The Phoenician Wall in Batroun
This centuries-old sea wall is a historical marvel.
8. Mseilha Fort
Overlooking a river, this fort is a window into Lebanon’s past.
9. Qadisha Valley
An ideal locale for trekking and meditation.
10. Saida’s Soap Museum
Learn about Lebanon’s soap-making tradition in this overlooked museum.