- Pay a visit to the famous market known as Souk el Barghout
- See ancient sites, such as old churches and mosques, the Roman baths, the Martyrs' Square, the Grand Serail, the National Museum, and the Corniche
- Experience and learn about the cultural and religious heritage of the city
- All taxes
Treat yourself to an exquisite experience in Beirut, the former "Pearl of the Middle East," on a 5-hour tour that takes you on a unique journey. Take in the bustling life downtown and stop off at famous sites before paying a visit to the National Museum.
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Explore the many ancient cultural sites in the Lebanon capital city, Beirut, on a 5-hour tour of downtown, followed by visits to many of the famous tourist spots.
Begin your tour with pick-up by an experienced guide, who will lead you around the renovated downtown on a leisurely stroll, introducing you to the history of Beirut and showing you how that varies from the way the city is today. Although Beirut is the busy, commercial center of Lebanon, you will see for yourself why it attracts visitors from around the world to its colorful and vibrant streets.
Make your way around town, stopping off at such sites as the Roman baths, the Grand Serail, and the Corniche seaside promenade. Visit various old churches and mosques, and then make your way to Martyrs' Square, which also is home to the famous market known as Souk el Barghout. Take a break and spend some time enjoying a delightful meal or a cup of coffee at an outdoor cafe, while watching the buzzing hub of people.
Next, head to the National Museum, which has nearly 1,300 exhibits on display. Here you will experience an intensive look at the history of Beirut and its country dating back hundreds of years.