6 regions in Lebanon where you can enjoy winter activities!


showed up early in some regions of Lebanon! Even though resorts did not open yet, you can start planning a weekend getaway to have some fun in the snow! Lebanon has six ski resorts where you can also snowboard, snowshoe, and ride ATVs. Some people like to ride their bikes! If you are not into these activities, you can always ride on a sled and build a snowman!

The Cedars

https://www.instagram.com/p/BBpErmFhmNj/?taken-at=549991548 The Cedars is the perfect getaway any time of the year. A region where the cedar trees proudly stand, The Cedars is where you’ll enjoy observing the majestic landscape. The snow season usually begins early and ends in April. This region is also filled with other fun activities such as visiting the museum of the renowned Lebanese poet Gibran Khalil Gibran and the Quadisha Valley.


https://www.instagram.com/p/xyblwLkPD0/?taken-at=241271499 Laqlouq is an activity resort in summer and winter. It’s also close to Annaya where pilgrims all over the world come to visit the monastery of Mar Charbel.


https://www.instagram.com/p/Bb39GmcnABH/?taken-at=574234564 Mzaar is closer to reach from Beirut than The Cedars. However, it gets so crowded during the weekends that you might want to hit the road soon. The reason why so many people like to go to Mzaar in winter is that it’s a vibrant city that keeps you entertained. It is also filled with restaurants. Visitors usually like to eat saj and drink tea after skiing.


https://www.instagram.com/p/BPf8lDwlzET/?taken-at=301090689 Faqra is close to Mzaar and Zaarour. A fun thing to do there is to rent a small cabin with your friends and spend the weekend indoors. Nothing beats the breathtaking scenery of Faqra in winter!

Qanat Bakish

https://www.instagram.com/p/BYc9_cVgLDd/?taken-at=264532161 The landscape in Qanat Bakish never fails to impress us. Why not ride your bike there for a change?


https://www.instagram.com/p/BQ2qAj3Bt-b/?hl=en&taken-by=zaarourclub Not all people are into skiing and snowboarding. Zaarour offers you other options to make sure you have some fun in the snow! You can ride your bike or snow tube.