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Private Tour: Cedars of Lebanon, Kozhaya and Besharreh Day Trip from Beirut
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Cedars of Lebanon, Qozhaya, and Bcharre Day Trip from Beirut
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Qadisha Valley, Bcharre, Lebanon
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"printing press"
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"qadisha valley"
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Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

Beautiful place, very serene. And with the most amazing nature surrounding it. Also some impressive work on blending the monasteries into the mountaincliff above. Well worth a detour!

Thank Theosof
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Reviewed 6 January 2018 via mobile

And Genuine! Located on the Holy Vallez it s one of the most famous Monastery And I understood why The Ermite ambiance The cave Church Lovely and don’t forget the print Museum

Thank ksarman
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Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

Parking is very tight on a Sunday. Make sure you don't get boxed in. Visit the. Ave chapel, the museum with the earliest press in the Arab world used to print Syriac texts from lead plates. There is a restored cliff side hermitage that claims...More

Thank Brannon W
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Reviewed 10 June 2017

No visit to the valley is complete without walking around this beautiful monastery. One of the oldest in Lebanon. "The Monastery of Saint Anthony the Great (Mar Antonios al-Kabir) is situated at a height of 950 meters above sea level in the celebrated Valley of...More

Thank Loulwa_Kaloyeros
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Reviewed 19 May 2017

Located in Qadisha Valley this monastery is complex where you can find beautiful religious architecture, a grotte devoted to saint Anthony and a museum with the first printing in Middle East. There is a restaurant too. It is a starting point to take a nice...More

Thank ENRIC-23
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Reviewed 8 May 2017 via mobile

St. Anthonys Monastery is beautifully set deep in the lower Qadisha Valley, surrounded by towering cliffs. Dating back many centuries, it is an important centre for the Maronite Church, and retains the original caves in which the early monks lived. The Church, set into the...More

Thank AndrewA64
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Reviewed 15 January 2017 via mobile

Qazahya is located in the Zgharta District in the North Governorate of Lebanon. It belongs to the Lebanese Maronite Order, known as Baladites. It is dedicated to Saint Anthony the Great. It is commonly called Qozhaya, in reference to the valley in which it is...More

Thank Manoul
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Reviewed 28 November 2016

So this is a must visit site in lebanon, as it has one of the oldest printing machines in history, not sure if it is the first... anyway very cultural rich location a must visit again

Thank meksassi-o
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Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

Must be visited! Reach in spirit meaning, history, architecture...land of miracle and good divine... To calm and resource spirit...tres impressionnant!!!!

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Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

Beautiful. Located in one of the most stunning areas of Lebanon, St. Anthony's is well worth the visit. Beautiful, peaceful and enriched with spirituality and peace it's one you should be certain not to miss.

Thank Heather C
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MaDCs
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I don't know it. Sorry.
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Beachmother
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It is open everyday. It is a must to visit in Lebanon.
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