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Address: 20 km north of Beirut, Jitta, Lebanon
Phone Number: +961-9-22-08-41-3
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Description: Magnificent underground caverns can be explored by boat and on foot.
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There's no right words to describe this place, it's a breathtaking and amazing place, definitely not to miss. specially the upper grotto where you can see the hugeness of the cave... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed September 1, 2015
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Beirut, Lebanon
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2015 NEW

There's no right words to describe this place, it's a breathtaking and amazing place, definitely not to miss. specially the upper grotto where you can see the hugeness of the cave developed over millions of years, at the deepest place you can see the height and depth at the same time (the dome ceiling and the water at the bottom).

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2015 NEW

Words can't describe the feeling you get the moment you enter the upper grotto. It's just as if you've found heaven. It's really beyond anyone's imaginations and expectations. Strongly recommended 👌

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2015 NEW via mobile

When you arrive on the area, the first thing that will come to your mind OK, where's this place people talk about and was one of the contenders for the world's seven wonders. Not too fast once you walk in the premises and you enter a fairly large tunnel into the mountain,it suddenly hits you One of God's and nature... More 

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Abu Dhabi, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2015

Must Visit. Wonderful natural caves. I wish that permit taking some photos to mark the visit of this amazing place

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2015

the cave is fabulous. The greenery is marvellous and the view from the mountains is awesome. Once you reach the area you will take a Teleferic to the cave.The second half of the tour involves a small cruise in the underground water which my kids enjoyed it. It is fabulous. I really recommend this place to anyone.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2015

Words fail me in describing this grotto complex as it was so unusual and awe-inspiring that it must be seen. It consists of a waste arrays of caves with the most fantastic formations and an underground river running through the bottom of it. You can access this waterway by small electrically powered boats and the experience is magical!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2015

One of the best visits in Lebanon. The way to the cave is fabulous. The greenery is marvellous and the view from the mountains is awesome. Once you reach the area you will take a Telefric to the cave. The only bad thing is that photography is forbidden to preserve the place. The second half of the tour invovles a... More 

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2015

I visited more then twice the Grotto, in winter and summer. Make sure you visit in Summer since the Grotto has upper and down level, down level will close in winter since the level of water goes up. Summer in Lebanon is around June, July August. Enjoy the boar ride, cable car, train and the beautiful natural scenes.

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Alexandria, Egypt
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2015

one of the most fascinating natural place I visited ever I couldn't stop saying Oh My God Really it deserves visiting enjoying pure natural, freh air & cold water enjoy Teleferic & Taftaf (train car)

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2015

I definitely recommend this to anyone visiting Lebanon. The caves are stunning and very impressive. The water in the lower grotto is amazingly clear. I would rate this 5 out of 5 - but I'm deducting one point because they do not permit photos to be taken in either grotto. They have lockers outside where they force you to check... More 

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