brilliant city with tones of character-history, culture, and of course politics. Nice old town and fantastic ruins and great food.
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If you're in the area and have some time, make sure you visit ancient Tyre/Sur. This place is amazing and full of history.
A historical and archeological city that you cant miss when you come to lebanon. Far around 1h 30 min by car from beirut city. You can have some great food and some shopping and you can enjoy the fresh air next to the beach.
From the port, walk up the windy road by the souq and go straight ahead to reach the ticket office. This site is much smaller than Al Bass, and the ticket is 5000LBP. Again, bring your own information as nothing is signposted here. What really...More
6000 L Tyre is a great place and this is a wonderful site that reflects the ancient past and allow one to immerse with the local culture. wonderful place and well worth a visit. Toilets right before the entrance.
Tyre is a beautiful city and has lot to offer. From ancient ruins to great beaches, Tyre got them all. You should go take a walk in the harbor and get lost in the narrow streets from Christian quarter.
To say that Tyre’s history is impressive and emblematic of pre-independence Lebanon is stating the obvious. The city has welcomed every major civilization from the Phoenicians onwards with an appropriate amount of whimsical mythology (purple dye) and present day relevance (Hezbollah) to balance the big...More
This is an amazing breathtaking historical site that I can't believe is left not maintained. It was amazing for my daughter to walk between these roman ruins and touch bones and open up the tombs and climb the high stage stairs without supervision from staff....More