Jeitta Grotto, Harissa 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.
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.
Harissa: One of Lebanon’s oldest and most visited tourist attractions, the gondolas of the Teleferique aerial cableway are a trip down memory lane. The teleferique leads you to the Maronite Church of Harissa.
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: Transportation and driver guide services.
Local Guide (Upon Request)
- Admission to Jeita grotto: $12 (adult)
- Admission to cable-car from Jounieh to Harissa: $6
- Byblos Crusader Castle: $5
What’s Extra: Lunch and souvenirs.
- 8:30 – Pick up from hotel
- 9:15 – Arrival at Jeita Grotto
- 11:00 – Leave Jeita Grotto
- 11:30 – Arrive at Byblos
- 13:00 – Leave Byblos (Lunch)
- 15:15 – Arrive at cable car (Harissa)
- 16:15 – Leave Harissa
- 17:15 – Return to hotel