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The Cedars of God

Address: Bcharre, Lebanon
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Ranked #2 of 11 Attractions in Bcharre
Type: Historic Sites, Forests, Cultural
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Owner description: An ancient grove of cedars, the oldest in Lebanon, makes a beautiful site.
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Doha, Qatar
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20 reviews 20 reviews
18 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

If you will visit Lebanon don't miss the tour in cedars forest, it's fantastic unique environmental and historical destination

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Grand Forks, North Dakota, United States
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39 reviews 39 reviews
9 attraction reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

The park itself was very beautiful and well maintained. The drive up the mountain though was just as breathtaking!

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Dubai, UAE
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137 reviews 137 reviews
24 attraction reviews
68 helpful votes 68 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2014

The cedar reserve is a beautiful area for reflection, high in the mountains of Lebanon. It's well worth a one-hour visit to marvel at these beautiful trees and the carvings.

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Beirut, Beyrouth, Lebanon
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17 reviews 17 reviews
6 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

this was not the first time i take the family to this beautiful place, so peaceful and magestic on top of the world.. always good to go back and always recommended

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Tver, Russia
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45 reviews 45 reviews
9 attraction reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

We've visited the grove during one day-long stay in the area after an ATV tour to Qurnat as Sawda. The grove itself is nice but really small, there's in fact a single main 20-minutes route through it. Check google maps to see how it looks like. I'm not sure taking dedicated a bus tour to the cedars worth a full... More

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New York, United States
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2014

Visited the Cedars as part of a trip up to Bcharre from Beirut. The drive up the mountain is gorgeous in itself. There aren't actually that many cedars left here, but its a lovely place for a stroll. The air feels so clean and even in the summer you can see snow capped mountains. A great escape from the hustle... More

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Toronto, Canada
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59 reviews 59 reviews
14 attraction reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2013

Several hundred year old cedars, biblical wonders, you stand in awe in sight of such beauty. The grow straight to the sky, a bluish green, branches spread like arms. The fresh clean mountain air was a treat and so worth the winding mountain road to reach the cedars, passing by Bsharri to visit Gibran's museum. One of the most memorable... More

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Sydney Olympic Park, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2013

Such a special little forest. The only remnants of the ancient cedar forest. Only a small area of forest remains but it has such a strong and ancient feeling. The trees are amazing and the walk through his forest was one of the most special walks I have ever experienced, and I have seen and been to many places. There... More

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Doha, Qatar
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15 reviews 15 reviews
14 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2013

The cedars of god is a hilly part of the Lebanon. its a nice drive through mountains and valleys. Beautiful scenary through out your drive there are big cedars there and the temperature was so low at that time. There are a few shops selling souveniors and cedar tree saplings. Visited in 2012

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Alexandria, Egypt
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123 reviews 123 reviews
92 attraction reviews
69 helpful votes 69 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2013

just wonderful, fascinating and amazing place to see high up there, very beautiful old cedars that stand up in pride and catch your eyes every where, its the emblem of Lebanon

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