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Churches of Harissa

Harissa, Jounieh, Lebanon
+961 9 263 660
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Peace on earth. X

After the heat of Jounieh, the mountain of Harissa, is fresh and clean of pollution and heat. The... read more

Reviewed yesterday
bullous
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London, United Kingdom
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A prime high location and a breathtaking view

Will not exaggerate this review and say that harissa is THE place that should not be missed in... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
gsnreviews
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Beirut, Lebanon
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good27%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“jounieh bay” (13 reviews)
“cable car” (15 reviews)
“virgin mary” (12 reviews)
LOCATION
Harissa, Jounieh, Lebanon
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+961 9 263 660
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"nice view"
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"beirut city"
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

After the heat of Jounieh, the mountain of Harissa, is fresh and clean of pollution and heat. The outlets for food, offer affordable fresh crunchy salads, and amazing pizzas, known as mannoush. X Fresh juice and revitalised, we go to Our Lady of Lebanon. Awe...More

Thank bullous
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Will not exaggerate this review and say that harissa is THE place that should not be missed in Lebanon but the view from up there is really nice.

Thank gsnreviews
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

In harissa you can have a religious visit while also enjoying the breathtaking views over looking jounieh bay and if the weather is good you can also see beirut city

Thank Mark E
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Reviewed 10 July 2018

I liked the tour of the virgin. Is a place where the view of the city is magnificent. The church is small but is beautiful as well. I know is a habit of a lot of christian people but if they continue writing names and...More

Thank Adrian F
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Reviewed 8 July 2018 via mobile

Still in love with the view from this place. You see jonieh from there and Beirut. The perfect view is at day but more romantic and you can enjoy the lights of the city at night! But the restaurants near the place area are not...More

Thank Alzahraa M
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Reviewed 21 June 2018 via mobile

You can not go to Beirut without going to Harissa & see “Our lady of Lebanon” .. you take the téléférique up there then a tram.. where you go to a place of splendid sights & natural views.. & the great statue of Virgin Mary.....More

Thank Marian N
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Reviewed 11 June 2018

Should go.. Climb up for mesmerizing view of Beirut.. but i think to go there by car will be much easier..

Thank alina6240
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Reviewed 7 May 2018

-i recommend to rent a car and go by urself take the telefrique -views are amazing -dont eat and their restaurents..they r expensive and not so good

1  Thank mohamedsolly
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Reviewed 25 April 2018

Situated on top of a mountain people from all over Lebanon and the world go up to Harissa to visit and enjoy the scenery. Views overlooking the coast of Jounieh are breathtaking. You can also take the stairs and go even further up for better...More

Thank TheUrbanPotato
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Reviewed 18 March 2018

We assisted to a Sunday service, very deep feeling, even if you do not understand the language. We also visited Ancient Russian Icons exposition.

Thank larkakulik
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Vivian H
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Response from Ahmed Z | Reviewed this property |
no, it's free
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Molani K
24 May 2015|
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Response from Joshua D | Reviewed this property |
It is a religious place to pray, spend some calm time while enjoying the great view of Jounieh bay.
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