Baatara Gorge Waterfall, Jeita Grotto and Byblos Tour
Best of Lebanon’s most fascinating cities. A must-do guided tour for first-time visitors, history lovers and travelers interested in learning more about the ancient cities of the world.
Baatara Gorge Waterfall: know as the cave of three bridges, turns into a waterfall when the winter snow melts. The waterfall drops 255 meters (837 ft.) into a cave and falls behind three natural bridges, which raise one above the other and overhang the chasm descending into Mount Lebanon.
Jeita Grotto: The grotto is split into two parts; the upper with a breathtaking view of extraordinary stone that forms curtains and columns, draperies and mushrooms. A boat ride is offered at the lower grotto. It also features ropeways, train, miniature zoo, gardens and many sculptures.
Byblos: A thriving modern town with an ancient heart, Byblos is a mix of sophistication and tradition. The old harbor is sheltered from the sea by a rocky headland. Nearby are the excavated remains of the ancient city, the Crusader castle, St. Peter church and the old market area.
Meeting location: Pick-up will be at your hotel or any arranged accommodation in Beirut.
End location: Drop-off will be at your hotel or any arranged accommodation in Beirut.
Tour Duration: 9 hours. The tour may last up to 9 hours depending on traffic
Transportation: New and fully equipped comfortable private car.
What’s Included: Lunch, transportation and driver guide services.
Local Guide (Upon Request)
- Admission to Jeita grotto: $12 (adult)
- Admission to Byblos Crusader castle: $5
- Admission to Baatara Gorge: $2.67 = LBP 4,000
What’s Extra: Souvenirs.
- 8:00 – Pick up from hotel
- 10:00 – Arrival at Baatara Gorge
- 10:45 – Leave Baatara Gorge
- 11:45 – Arrival at Byblos (Lunch)
- 14:30 – Leave Byblos
- 15:15 – Arrive at Jeita Grotto
- 16:45 – Leave Jeita Grotto
- 17:30 – Return to hotel