The happening and thriving Lebanese capital

Once known as “the Paris of the Middle East,” Beirut is one of the most happening cities in the MENA and Levant region. Aside from being home to a wide range of attractions, modern shopping centres and famous restaurants serving Lebanese delights, it is also one of the oldest cities in the world, dating back to the 5th century BC. With iconic historical monuments, magnificent nature, charming mountains and contemporary hotspots, this city is great for all types of travellers!


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Best time to visit

Travellers can enjoy various indoor & outdoor activities all year round but a trip from April to June and September to October is recommended

Visa requirements

No visa required for Saudi nationals for stays of up to 6 months

Flight duration

A flight from Riyadh to Beirut takes around 3 hours

A flight from Jeddah to Beirut takes around 2 hours and 40 minutes

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