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“boat ride”(118 reviews)
“cable car”(79 reviews)
“lower cave”(71 reviews)
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Magnificent underground caverns can be explored by boat and on foot.
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20 km North of Beirut, Jitta, Lebanon
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+961 9 220 841
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Very nice place,that Lebanon has to offer...really impressive caves ,the only thing is no photos..law as they say by the goverment...they should shange it

Thank eleni_eleftheriadou
Reviewed 5 days ago

A must-see attraction if in Lebanon. Huge, caves within the mountain, with stunning stalactites and stalagmites. Awe-inspiring. Spend some time and marvel at the natural slendor.

Thank JamDublin
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very special place, well cared off! No cameras would be allowed in, so you make pictures and memories with the your own eyes. Make sure you would have nice company; it make a big difference. Persons with physical disabilities (specially wheelchair users) would need some...More

1  Thank Gulfidan A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I absolutely loved this place...spectacular views inside and highly recommend a visit. Also take a boat trip inside.

Thank Geordie18
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have visited Jeita several times and always enjoy the cave, the way it is laid out, and also the optional boat ride. This is one of the must see places in Lebanon, and we take most of our visitors there.

Thank Rick M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A must-see when you go to Lebanon! It is a unique place. One of the caves is humongous! It is truly a natural organic beautiful work of art.

Thank _carolinefollowing
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There are 2 entries for this attraction. One being Jeita Grotto, and the other Jeita Grotta. The grotto is privately owned and no photography is permitted inside it. This being a conscious decision on the part of the owner that camera flashes going off would...More

Thank martyncymro
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Definitely a must see if visiting Lebanon. A true wonder . A fine art drawn by nature. One could spend hours inside this vast cave wondering how the water drew this cave in thousands of years.

Thank Yoy555
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Jeita Grotto is a series of two interconnected karstic limestone caves which cover nearly 9 kilometers. The tour divides them into an upper and lower cave, with separate entrances. If you have ever been in a natural cave, then this one will seem familiar....More

Thank Davis F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The boat ride is a MUST and the view of stalactites are breath taking, it's magical. Though taking pictures are not allowed inside the vicinity, but the awe and beauty of the place will suffice. I recommend this place to anyone going to Lebanon and...More

Thank Shadi A
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Khaled M
3 August 2018|
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Response from N A | 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
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sweetdandan
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
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monadandachli7
25 July 2018|
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Response from Basil M | Reviewed this property |
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