Byblos Day Trip Private tour


Tour Number

Activity Level



Day Trip / Out of Town, Museums / Culture, Nature and Wildlife, Religious Heritage


Kid Friendly: Yes.

Friendly: Yes.
Able to get in and out from car.
some part of tour are unable for totally disabled (castle, stairs,...)

Maximum travelers: 3



English (advanced), Arabic (fluent), French (advanced), German (basic)

Jeita, Harissa and Byblos

Byblos (city of the letter) is one of the oldest a Mediterranean cities, continuously inhabited since 5000 BC and it's a UNESCO World Heritage Site. During this tour we will visit its main attractions, including: the archaeological site including Phoenician temples, houses and kings necropol, the Crusaders Castle, ruins from different civilizations passed by the city, the old Market, mosque, harbor, museums . . . .

Harissa The Shrine of Our Lady of Lebanon is a Marian shrine and a pilgrimage site in Lebanon. The shrine belongs to the Maronite Patriarchate . Overlooking the bay of Jounieh, the shrine has become a major tourist attraction where tourists take the gondola lift, the Téléphérique, from the city of Jounieh to Harissa.

Jeita Grotto are two interconnected, karstic limestone caves spanning an overall length of nearly 9 kilometres, upper one dry we visit it walking and lower one we visit it by boat.


Departing from Beirut at 9:00 AM
Starting with Jeitta Grottos, Heading to Jouniyeh to take the cable car and visiting Harissa Lady of Lebanon with panoramic view of Jouniyeh harbor, continuing to Byblos the city of letter .

Monday Jeita Grottos closed, harissa cable car not operating
Jeita Grottos will be in annual closing from 29 Jan 18 till 14 Feb 18

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: Drop on fromBeirut centrally located hotels

End location: Drop off to Beirut centrally located hotel

Duration: 7 hours

Tours duration will depend on traffic. Maximum duration 9 hours.
This tour is not available Mondays except holidays .
N.B:jeita grottos will be closed from 29 jan 18 till 14 feb 18.


Private Car up to 3 people.
Please send me your inquiry if you are traveling in a larger group.

What’s Included

Other: Pick up/Off from centrally located hotels
Tour Guidance
Small bottle of water per person

Estimated Local Cash Needed

50000 Lebanese Lira LBP - touristic sites entrance fees, food and beverage (snack)
restaurant average 20 to 30 $ per person

What’s Extra

Other: Entrance Fees.
Food and Beverage.

A Recent Review of this tour

Mayada is extremely knowledgeable and friendly. She provided tours around Beirut and to Bybylos and Baalbek. In all these places Mayada ensured that we got the best possible experience and was very flexible. I would thoroughly recommend her to anyone.
Nick Willis

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