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Address: 6 Km From Bcharre (Bsharre), Bcharre, Lebanon
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This holy gorge is filled with ancient monasteries and hermitages carved...

This holy gorge is filled with ancient monasteries and hermitages carved into its cliffs.

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The natural beauty of Lebanon on show

One of the things that has struck me about Lebanon is the sheer natural beauty of the country. The mountain regions are breath-taking, especially in winter. If you are going to... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 5 January 2017
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Sydney
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2017

One of the things that has struck me about Lebanon is the sheer natural beauty of the country. The mountain regions are breath-taking, especially in winter. If you are going to visit (and you should) it is advisable to take an experianced driver as the roads are narrow and driving in Lebanon is interesting with drivers having a somewhat casual... More 

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 December 2016

A visit to the gorgeous Qadisha Valley (Holy Valley) is a must do for anyone who visits Lebanon! You feel like you are somewhere in the Alps of Switzerland rather than in the Middle East. It is also a spiritually enriching place with so many well preserved monasteries and churches throughout the valley. The best part of it is it... More 

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beirut
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

The monastery by itself is very nice and you can feel the holiness of the place in each room and step you take. However in order to get to the entrance with the traffic and tiny road and lebanese drivers, you will need to cool down before you enter the holy land, so keep in mind for the visit that... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 September 2016 via mobile

The road leading to it is quite dangerous, the cave is small, not much to see, only advisable to be visited during summer, they open the cave very late around 11am

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New South Wales, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 August 2016

There is nothing quite like Qadisha Valley. Every time I visit Lebanon I must go through. This view, air, surroundings and drive are like food for the soul. It is special for any person to see but I would consider it nothing less than a privilege for every Christian to experience in life. There is a local restaurant in the... More 

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Charlotte, North Carolina
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 August 2016

The valley itself is beautiful to walk through and around, but in order to actually get the most of it you kinda need a car. From Basharri it will take several hours and a lot of it being up hill, some drivers may feel sorry for you and give you a lift, but it is difficult, so plan ahead.

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Troy, Michigan
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 June 2016 via mobile

One of the great Natural and historical world heritage site to see in the north of Lebanon. It's the valley of saints as translated from syraic language, 1400 years of maronite Christian history and the story of their persecution throu years by all invaders, and after all this time they are still there... great to visit if you are around.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 June 2016 via mobile

One of the oldest valley in the world lot of histiry it has over 70% of the world jerbs kadisha meam holly the maronites of lebanon (Christian's ) lived in it and fought the otteman empire for more then 450 years of occupation so many caves and historical place lots of walk and convents its a place evry one should... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 May 2016

One of the best places to visit while staying in Ehden. Very inspirational, one of the best views in Lebanon!

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Byblos, Lebanon
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 April 2016 via mobile

One of the most beautiful places in Lebanon.Qadisha Valley combine a beautiful nature with sincere spirituality. A Valley to enjoy during all year seasons.

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