May 27, 2019

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Name Zingy Ride Phone +96181242977 Email info@zingyride.com

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Qadisha Valley- Cedars Forests Tour

you will be picked up from your hotel and head direct to kozhaya-a part of the holy (Qadisha Valley) where maronites used to pray during the Ottaman’s period. Monastery of St Antonie Kozhaya is one of the numerous monasteries built in Qadisha Valley, it ‘s built partly inside the mountain and partly outside. it’s surrounded by a very beautiful panorama of forests and valley

Then we will visit Mar Lishaa or St Elisha . Mentioned first in the 14th century, is shared by two communities, a Maronite solitary order and the Barefoot Carmelite order. It consists of three or four small cells, a refectory, and some offices; the communal church includes four chapels cut into the rock-face.

Afterwards Cedars of God,one of the last extensive forests of the cedars of Lebanon that once thrived across mount Lebanon in ancient times,their timber has been subsequently exploited across millenia from phoenicians,the assyrians and babylonians,to the persian and Ottomans.The woood was priced by Egyptian for shipbuilding,and the ottoman empire used the cedars for railway construction

Cost: $70 Per Person

Cost Includes:
1 – Entrance Fees
2 – Lunch
3 – Guide
4 – Hotel pick up and drop off
5 – Air Conditioned Vehicle
6 – Snacks
7 – Hike in the Cedar Forest