We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Pigeon Rocks in Raouche

| Raouché, Beirut, Lebanon
Save
Review Highlights
Disappointed

Although the place has a nice view from the top (cafes or avenue), I was really disappointed of how... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Razvan_RGR
,
Oradea, Romania
via mobile
Nice place for a coffee

The Rocks are great but the best are all the coffee shops overlooking it. Best place to watch the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
ukdani80
,
London, United Kingdom
via mobile
Read all 723 reviews
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent46%
  • Very good34%
  • Average17%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“boat ride” (23 reviews)
“bay rock” (11 reviews)
“small boat” (7 reviews)
LOCATION
| Raouché, Beirut, Lebanon
Write a Review
Turn Your Opinions into Points!
Turn your opinions into JPMiles
Turn your opinions into PAYBACK Points
*You can enroll in only one programme at a time to earn rewards for reviews.
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
50
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
Reviews (723)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More languages

1 - 10 of 506 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Although the place has a nice view from the top (cafes or avenue), I was really disappointed of how dirty and not mentained the rocks and area around are. Go there for sunset only and enjoy a drink in one of the tourist traps cafes...More

Thank Razvan_RGR
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Rocks are great but the best are all the coffee shops overlooking it. Best place to watch the sun set over the Mediterranean

Thank ukdani80
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

we were looking forward to see these rocks, but we were not nicely surprised by so many rubbish on the way to Rocks...... Streets in town were much cleaner. Take proper shoes, very steep slope.

Thank Markéta V
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Been to Beirut a few times- these rocks always provide a soothing view in the pristine blue Mediterranean Sea. Something that stays there irrespective. An evening walk to this place is always very relaxing

Thank Parinjay
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you're near hear, why not stop by the pigeon rocks in Raouché, and admire the stone formations eroded by the sea. If you're not near, I would say it's worth sitting stuck in Beirut traffic for :)

Thank Ulrikb_123
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A nice view of the sea from this location and also an excellent place to take a lot of photos. Make it part of you cornice walk.

Thank walid m
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great walk for sunset. Lots of people but not noisy or disruptive. Erosion at its best. Couple of pricey cafes overlooking the rocks but keep walking, you can see it for free. And buy a flower necklace of gardenias for lgb 1000.

Thank Djodi
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

What is there to say about pigeon rock? This is a can't miss destination if you are in Beirut. It's like going to London and not seeing the tower bridge. I really look forward to seeing if I could charter a boat so we can...More

Thank Lawrencek220
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We can say that LA ROUCHE is the icon of the city in Beirut. A must stop for pictures there is the best option if you have free time at this amazing city, also is recommend it to drink something around the hundreds of coffees...More

Thank alfonz79
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is one (if not the) landmark in Beirut. It's truly beautiful but with so many people trying to rip you off with overpriced boat trips the experience becomes less exciting. The are around it should also be cleaned up to live up to the...More

Thank Amar H
Nearby
Nearby Restaurants
Ferdinand
189 reviews
.92 km away
Appetito Trattoria
380 reviews
.93 km away
Bay Rock Cafe
205 reviews
.05 km away
Hemingway’s Bar & Cigar Lounge and Square
46 reviews
.05 km away
Nearby Attractions
American University of Beirut
585 reviews
1.43 km away
The Corniche
744 reviews
.08 km away
Hamra Street
981 reviews
1.21 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
Mohammad K
22 June 2017|
AnswerShow all 8 answers
Response from soodprashant | Reviewed this property |
You can see it from rhe road. Its very close. Do boat rides in byblos
2
Votes
Radwa S
1 July 2016|
AnswerShow all 11 answers
Response from worldender | Reviewed this property |
Once you are in Beirut center, take any taxi and ask to be driven there. From any point of central Beirut, it's around 20 minutes by taxi. Should not cost more than $10.
1
Vote
Dalia R
21 December 2015|
AnswerShow all 8 answers
Response from Michaelrizk | Reviewed this property |
YES .. just put on your Winter Clothes .. the weather gonna be OK and you will enjoy a lot :) Have a nice trip
0
Votes