Built in 1706 AD, the old monastery is perched on a beautiful hill surrounded by vineyards and oak trees. It is said that Emir Bashir Chehab spent his youth there and planted the famous “Jawzet El Mir” (the prince’s walnut tree).
The distillery is a great stop on your road trip to the village. It creates its own Lebanese spirits using the fresh waters of Rechmaya. You can kick back, relax, and try the distillery’s own gin, vodka, and arak.