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Tripoli— 7 nights
A tour of Tripoli usually involves a visit to the old Mamluk-style city and its harbor overlooked by a crusader citadel.Get out of town with these interesting Tripoli side-trips: Baalbeck (Temples of Baalbek, Baalbek Roman Ruins, &more), Beit Eddine (in Beiteddine) and Byblos (Saint Charbel Tomb, Old Souk, &more). There's lots more to do: explore the historical opulence of Citadel Saint Gilles (Qal'at Sinjil), take in the spiritual surroundings of The Great Mosque, examine the collection at Gibran Museum, and take a stroll through Khan Al-Khayyatin.
To see more things to do, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, read Tripoli vacation planner.
If you are flying in from Ghana, the closest major aiport is Beirut Rafic Hariri International Airport. Expect a daytime high around 21°C in January, and nighttime lows around 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Thu) to allow time to travel back home.
Things to do in Tripoli
Byblos, Bcharre, Baalbeck, Batroun, Beit Eddine
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