8 Must-Visit Farm & Nature Experiences in Lebanon If You Love The Outdoors

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The animal kingdom is a mine of wonders, and Lebanon’s green lands and pastures are home to many unique and beautiful species.

While we may be familiar with some of these creatures from TV or the internet, nothing compares to witnessing their beauty up close.

Whether you’re curious or seeking a magical farm experience straight out of a storybook, these locations are perfect for satisfying your animal-loving desires.

From domesticated animals in farms to those found in zoos, Lebanon has something for everyone.

Zazoo City

As soon as you enter Zazoo City, you’ll be transported into an enchanting jungle scene, complete with diverse species of wildlife.

Get up close and personal with exceptional animals, and even have the chance to pet and befriend the farm animals. Zazoo City is the perfect location for an unforgettable animal encounter that you won’t soon forget.

Located in Baabda, call 70894178 for more information.

Animal Encounter

Animal Encounter is not just a wildlife sanctuary, but also an educational center for wildlife conservation in Lebanon. Home to a variety of species, exploring this sanctuary can leave you with new knowledge about some of the animals that call it home.

It’s the perfect place to learn about wildlife conservation while experiencing the natural beauty of Lebanon’s animal kingdom.

Located in Aley, call 03667354 for more information.

3al Day3a

Saddle up and experience the beauty of nature on horseback at 3al Day3a. With stunning outdoor seating that overlooks breathtaking views of nature and gorgeous horses, it’s the perfect spot to enjoy a day out in the great outdoors.

Whether you’re a beginner or more advanced at horseback riding, the talented instructors at 3al Day3a will guide you every step of the way.

Located in Kousba, call 71707390 for more information.

Animal City

Get ready for an unforgettable animal expedition at Animal City, home to a diverse range of species. With the chance to hold and pet some of the animals, it’s a hands-on experience that you won’t want to miss.

And while you’re there, be sure to feed the animals on your way- it’s an experience that’s as fulfilling for them as it is for you. Explore the wonders of the animal kingdom at Animal City, where adventure and discovery await.

Located in Zekrit, call 03181717 for more information.

Maaser Donkey Farm

For an authentic farm experience that takes you away from the hustle and bustle of the city, look no further than Maaser Donkey Farm. Enjoy a relaxing village stay and indulge in the authentic Lebanese farm life experience surrounded by the farm animals.

This is the perfect place to escape the stresses of daily life and unwind in a peaceful, rural setting. Don’t miss out on the opportunity to experience life on the farm at Maaser Donkey Farm.

Located in Maaser el Chouf, call 03919914 for more information.


Escape the city and experience a glimpse of the simple life at Farmville. Surrounded by exquisite scenery that’s known to have a relaxing effect, you’ll also be accompanied by the farm animals, eager to spend time with you.

And to complete the experience, indulge in authentic Lebanese food, made from natural ingredients that will leave you wanting more. Don’t miss out on this opportunity to unwind and connect with nature at Farmville.

Located in Barrouk, call 76711811 for more information.

Barouk Cedar Forest

For a serene hike trail amongst the cedars, Barouk Cedar Forest is the perfect destination. The well-equipped trails and knowledgeable tour guides ensure that your journey is a safe and enjoyable one. For animal and bird lovers, there is a stone “Blind” above the “Hill Lake” that’s perfect for observing wildlife.

And to take home a piece of the experience, you can even adopt a tree at the entrance! Get ready for an unforgettable nature experience at Barouk Cedar Forest.

Located in Barouk, call +9613893274 for more information.

Bnachii Lake

Picture the sun’s gleam reflecting off the clear lake water while you enjoy a warm gathering with your loved ones- it’s a picture-perfect scene. And at Bnachii Lake, there’s something for everyone.

With a variety of activities for children to enjoy and boat peddling amongst the swans suitable for all ages, it’s the perfect place for a fun and memorable family outing. Don’t miss out on the opportunity to create unforgettable memories at Bnachii Lake.

Located in Zgharta, call 06550358 for more information.

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