Mokhtara Lebanon In 10 Amazing Pictures

Located in Chouf, at about one hour from Beirut, Mokhtara is a picturesque village that is characterized by traditional Lebanese houses, amazing sceneries, flowery gardens, and charming staircases.

The name Mokhtara means the chosen

 

 

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The village is characterized by Dar Al-Mokhtara

 

 

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It is the residence of Druze leader Walid Jumblatt. This architectural masterpiece dates back to the 17th century!

Mokhtara is full of traditional Lebanese houses

 

 

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Much like in all the villages in Chouf, these beautiful traditional houses are very well-preserved.

The food culture is magnificent in Mokhtara

 

 

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You can have lunch next to waterfalls and rivers. There’s nothing more relaxing and refreshing than that!

The Mokhtara’s man’oushe!

 

 

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While you’re there, consider trying man’oushe! It’s Mokhtara’s specialty!

These alleys are so lovely!

 

 

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Mokhtara is a great hiking destination

 

 

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It perfectly combines nature and culture! This village is definitely Instagram-worthy!

Mokhtara has breathtaking views!

 

 

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Mokhtara is where the Barouk river and the Wadi El-Maa river meet, producing a picturesque scenery.

This village is a popular destination

 

 

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…for those who want to relax and enjoy the fresh air!