Byblos and Tripoli Tour
View mix of sophistication and tradition in Byblos. View the souks, together with the “khans”, form an agglomeration of various trades where tailors, jewelers, perfumers, tanners and soap-makers work in Tripoli.
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 and church and the old market area.
Tripoli: Forty-five buildings in the city, many dating from the 14th century, have been registered as historical sites. The souks, together with the “khans”, form an agglomeration of various trades where tailors, jewelers, perfumers, tanners and soap-makers work in surroundings that have changed very little over the last 500 years.
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 car.
What’s Included: Transportation and guide services.
Local Guide (Upon Request)
- Admission to Tripoli: $4
- Admission to Byblos Crusader Castle: $5
What’s Extra: Lunch and souvenirs.
- 8:30 – Pick up from hotel
- 10:00 – Arrival at Tripoli
- 12:00 – Leave Tripoli
- 12:45 – Arrival at Byblos (Lunch)
- 16:00 – Leave Byblos
- 17:00 – Return to hotel