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Byblos, Lebanon
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Reviewed 2 September 2016 via mobile

People often complain about the entry fee but it's worth it for 5 bucks you can walk around an ancient crusader castle and grounds including an amphitheatre It's a small place you can cover it in under 1 hour including time to stop on the...More

1  Thank Sidji
Reviewed 31 August 2016

the castle is well kept, clean inside, there is an entrance fee, nice view from the top, is worth a visit

Thank victoria2307
Reviewed 26 August 2016 via mobile

No place had a historic continuity like this citadel. It was enhabited by the first humans on the stone age, and the spot has many architectural discoveries as old as 2000 BC... take a guide but bargain the price.

1  Thank 1963consultant
Reviewed 11 August 2016

enjoy your round in the search for history, first city build Phoenicians, first alphabet that the world has known in the tomb of ahiram, it is really a very nice place full of temples and history .

Thank Kamal F
Reviewed 7 August 2016 via mobile

This place is on of the best places I've been to in Lebanon. Here you will walk through ages... Phoenicians, Greek, Persians, Romans , Arabs etc. Every one have his touch here. There is also underground burial , dont miss it...

Thank Kudama A
Reviewed 5 August 2016

The Crusader Castle is built of robbed stones from the multiple societies which preceded this invasion. The many levels can be viewed from the top of the tower and then explored more closely afterwards. A qualified guide is recommended but allow more than the hour...More

Thank Connoisseur-of-Life
Reviewed 4 August 2016

old fortress overlooking the coast not overly imposing but a must visit site in a very ancient city in Lebanon.

Thank Mark S
Reviewed 27 July 2016

The whole town is kinda focused around this wonderful landmark, the area surrounding the castle is spotted with various columns and ruins. The castle itself is fantastic to walk up and through and I have never been in one quite like it. Not too expensive...More

Thank Ziggy28104
Reviewed 27 July 2016

Nice walk and very peaceful and no one come and disturb your own exploration with amazing views of Mediterranean Sea. With my own space, i had my good workout.

Thank Nadika122
Reviewed 27 July 2016

At the eastern far edge of the Greco roman territory by the sea, its a venue of civilisations from prehistoric ages, till today. Newly discovered necropolis at the basement, smartly laid out old fortress, enabling life and defence, as well as supplies, storage, agriculture and...More

Thank esat t
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