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“boat ride”(132 reviews)
“cable car”(81 reviews)
“lower cave”(75 reviews)
Magnificent underground caverns can be explored by boat and on foot.
20 km North of Beirut, Jitta, Lebanon
+961 9 220 841
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was lucky enough to be in Beirut for a wedding, and we attended the grotto as a group before the ceremony. It was absolutely breathtaking! I've been to several caverns in the States, but this is a beautiful canal within the natural hillside of...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank BrittneySandell
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Brilliant caves and I’ve been to a few. Good value for money given the cable car ride and boat ride. I did not go with any children but imagine it would make a good family day out. Restaurants, cafes and souvenir shops on site. Logistics...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank PuffleDragon
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I have been to Many caves in USA, and this one is amazing. No pictures allowed. They have lockers for cameras and cell phones while going into the cave. Upper part and lower part has sparate entrance, but keep your ticket for both. Cable ride...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank ChowdhuryIslam
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I enjoyed Jeita Grotto a Lot! They say you’re not aLLowed to take photos but if you’re on the boat aLone without other tourists, the boat driver might Let you take some photos.. we got Lucky!

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank davidshnoudeh
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A must see if you come to Lebanon. I've been to a few grottos, but nothing in this league. Spectacular.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Miotoni
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

amazing place to visit, the family will enjoy their time, I believe this grotto must be in the 7 wonder places in the world,

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Naela H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A great place to visit, especially with kids. You get to ride the cable car, boats and walk the scenic grotos.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Apar L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I've been in caves, so have you. I mean I'm not a professional spelunker, but 3-4 legit caves before this one This one is different - it’s MEGA with amazing stalactites & stalagmites- wow. Also, in the second lower cave - you can do a...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank ilovecorndogs
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing place, well worth visiting. Only a shame you can't take pics. You will be requested to leave your cameras/phones in a secure locker at the entrance to the caves. Upper cave is a very large grotto with amazing display of impressive stalagmites and stalactites,...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank jenniejamie
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

In my life I have visited a lot of places and I have to say that the bar is really high however by far this place is one of the best attractions that I have encountered... superb a must must go...

Date of experience: November 2018
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Khaled M
3 August 2018|
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Response from na258 | Reviewed this property |
Hello We went to the grotto by a rented car , but we saw tourism bus’s in the site . Also hotels arrange for transportations . I’d like to draw your attention that the grotto closes at 5 pm & the tour takes about 2 hours... More
27 July 2018|
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Response from Kamal S | Reviewed this property |
Hello! Well the cable car will only take you up to the first cave but you have alternatives, you can walk up or you can get on a cute little train. :) In the first cave you will walk and in the second cave you will ride a... More
25 July 2018|
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Response from Basil M | Reviewed this property |
Road is Good