Embrace the Wild

Embrace the Wild

Immerse Yourself in Nature: Top Activities for Nature Enthusiasts

The Ultimate Guide for Outdoor Activities in Lebanon

Lebanon is the perfect destination for nature and outdoor activity enthusiasts. With its rich biodiversity and diverse terrains, you are in for a treat no matter the season! Here are five outdoor destinations in Lebanon:

1- Qadisha Valley and Cedars Forest - Bcharre
Explore Lebanon's most breathtaking landscapes on a hike through the iconic cedar forest. You can also visit Kahlil Gibran Museum.

2- Chouwen Forest and Lake
Embark on a hike through the forest and enjoy a refreshing dip in Chouwen Lake, surrounded by dense forest such as oak and pine trees. The best time to visit this trail is from June until November.

3- Baatara Waterfall
The Baatara Waterfall, also known as Balou’ Bala’a, cascades behind three natural bridges, which rise one above the other and overhang the chasm descending into Mount Lebanon. You can rappel down the 255-metre waterfall into a cave that dates back to Jurassic times.

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4- Aaqoura Lakes
Visit Aaqoura Lakes and take a short hike up the hill for a panoramic view of the breathtaking Aqoura Lakes.

5- Shouf Cedar Reserve
Known as the largest reserve and home to about 25% of all cedars in Lebanon, this area has received the status of a protected Biosphere Reserve by UNESCO.

Make sure to check out more details about each destination's hike level and accessibility depending on the season. You can get in touch with our concierge at [email protected] for a customised journey.