The Bsharri district in the north governate is one of the most splendid regions of Lebanon, encompassing over 20 villages, breathtaking sceneries, fascinating hiking and touristic spots, including ancient remnants, and religious sites worth visiting.
That’s in addition to the warm northern hospitality of the locals.
It is also home to the Valley of The Saints or the Qadisha Valley with its historical monasteries.
Bsharri bred many important personalities throughout its history, including Gibran Khalil Gibran whose wisdom and philosophy continue to awe the world to date. His museum in the Bsharri town where he was born contains valuable documents and manuscripts.
The Bsharri district has the highest point in Lebanon and the Levant, Qurnat as Sawdā, which rises in mightiness at 3,088 meters above sea level and is located at the peak of the Bsharri mountain range, Jabal al Makmel: