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Byblos, Jeita Grotto and Harissa Day Trip from Beirut

  • Savor a Lebanese lunch in Byblos, a UNESCO World Heritage site
  • Glide across an underground lake to the stunning caverns of Jeita Grotto
  • See the statue and shrine of Our Lady of Harissa
Byblos, Jeita Grotto and Harissa Day Trip from Beirut
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Byblos, Jeita Grotto and Harissa Day Trip from Beirut
From US$95.00

In Lebanon, the laws of the road are more like laws of the jungle. Let a professional worry about the hairpin bends and crazy drivers as you tour UNESCO-listed Byblos, the stunning caves of Jeita Grotto, and the towering shrine of Our Lady of Harissa with a guide. Perfect for first-time visitors, the tour includes a traditional Lebanese lunch.

What to Expect

Greet your guide at your central Beirut hotel or their downtown tour office and board your air-conditioned minivan to Jeita. Ride a boat across a subterranean lake then stroll the fairytale landscapes of Jeita Grotto.

Your next stop is UNESCO-listed Byblos, one of the oldest continuously inhabited cities on earth with a history dating back at least 8,000 years. See highlights including The Crusader Castle and the historic harbor with your guide and savor a traditional Lebanese lunch.

Finally, travel to Harissa with its towering statue of the Virgin Mary. Admire the shrine, the chapel, and the spiral staircase, and capture views across the Bay of Jounieh. Your tour concludes where you began.

Reviews (97)
1 - 5 of 14 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile
I assure you the best day in Lebonan

For the first time I try a trip with a tourist group. Everything was perfect from A to Z, the driver who came to pick us up from the hotel was on time and pilot and the car was sooo clean. Secondly, the group leader...More

Thank 22hussama
Reviewed August 7, 2018 via mobile
Beirut escape

This tour gives you real sense of historical context. The Byblos ruins are very interesting, especially with a good guide. The market (Souk) in Byblos however is totally unremarkable. The Jeita grotto is totally mind boggling/blowing! I found myself almost in tears over the beauty...More

3  Thank Passport476077
Reviewed June 5, 2018
Nice day trip from Beirut

Jetta Grotto, Harissa, and Byblos are all worth seeing and beautiful. Our tour seemed a bit rushed though, it could have been better managed time wise.

Thank P_MK23
Reviewed April 27, 2018
Very good

I had 2 tours with Nakhal during my stay in Beirut. 1: City Tour of Beirut (Halfday?) USD40. This was just a bit of a another fullday tour where a few things of the city was included, it lasted 2 hours and was rushed. Use...More

1  Thank Aeronaut65
Reviewed April 22, 2018
Too many people, slow and not enough time

The day didn't start very well, the bus broke down, when we changed buses 4 people went missing... that meant that we were behind in time. We just had 30 minutes to see the cave so we had to run through it, no time at...More

3  Thank Julius J
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Tina B
May 23, 2018|
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Response from 22hussama | Reviewed this property |
You leave the hotel at 7:45 and return back at 5:00 pm