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A step in History

It's a magical place to step in , and feel more then 3000 years of history, It is attractive to... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Roy M
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Byblos, Lebanon
Tourists and visitors You should definitely go!

What a trip to Lebanon if you don't go see Byblos ( Jbiel) and walk the old Souks, leading to the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Carla C
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Lebanon
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It is a small soukh you have to walk through to get to the Crusader Castle. After the visit of the archeologic site, you can come back here to have a drink or go all the way down to the small but pitoresk marina.

Thank Georges V
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It's a magical place to step in , and feel more then 3000 years of history, It is attractive to archaeologists because of the successive layers of debris resulting from centuries of human habitation. The ruins of many successive civilizations are found at Byblos, one...More

Thank Roy M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a trip to Lebanon if you don't go see Byblos ( Jbiel) and walk the old Souks, leading to the fort... stopping for a coffee, a drink, lunch and staying for the music and dancing non stop till the morning! If you don't come...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Asked for falafel and this was arranged even though it was not on the menu - excellent service - really enjoyed - nothing was done for you - very helpful

Thank surreygirl06
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It’s one of the most quiet and authentic places, many small coffee shops and bars with gift shops , take a walk in the side roads to see the beautiful old houses and churches then take the road down to the shore and enjoy the...More

Thank 64hudat
Reviewed 6 September 2018 via mobile

As others said, it’s quaint and attractive. But there’s not much to it. It’s not very big, and I didn’t see anything unique to buy. (Unless you count the fossils, which age amazing, but I’m not sure if that shop is considered part of the...More

Thank Wendelfarb
Reviewed 6 September 2018 via mobile

In point of architectural view or variety the Old Souk is a must journey in Tripoli , a moderate long and covering dress is required or you will be very uncomfortable with harassment!

Thank Roger C
Reviewed 3 September 2018

Basically, this is for tourists only. There are numerous little, walk-in shops offering for sale a variety of goods, from clothes, pictures, ornaments, jewellery and other items. It's a useful place to go to buy some souvenirs or presents for the folks back home.

Thank martyncymro
Reviewed 2 September 2018

This is one of the markets "souks" which I recommend to visit. the place is very cozy, wonderful and full of whatever you are looking for. I usually find there things that I could never find at any other place, people there are very friendly...More

Thank Yasmin E
Reviewed 1 September 2018 via mobile

These are traditional Souks, and despite some shops selling a fair amount of tat it’s still worth a walk through - amongst the bits and bobs you can find lovely and authentic objects, as well as enjoy the spirit and lively atmosphere that make these...More

Thank Lizzie H
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Maral J
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Response from sanikoli | Reviewed this property |
Hi the old souk is a part of Byblos village,there are many restaurants there(on this road) which each one might have their own program. So you have just to follow them on newspapers they used to write about their... More
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