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Address: Baalbeck, Lebanon
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wonderful work of art..everyone should see there..

Reviewed April 30, 2012
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Reviewed April 30, 2012

wonderful work of art..everyone should see there..

1 Thank LindaYildirim
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Reviewed April 29, 2012

Massive Roman ruins. Interesting Hezbollah area - T-shirts available.

Thank Rick4Maine
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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Reviewed April 29, 2012

i have seen Roman ruins in Sicily, Syria, Jordon and Turkey but never seen a temple with a roof. Amazing feat to build the temples and carve the roof once it was in place.

Thank susiethefloosie
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Reviewed April 28, 2012

Baalbek is a two hour drive from Beirut . History buffs would enjoy the site but otherwise....

2 Thank LostinItalyKuwait
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154 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 84 helpful votes
Reviewed April 27, 2012

Surprising that these are not more well known. There is so much to see and hear about in Baalbek. Worth the drive from Beirut. Highly recommend.

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Reviewed April 26, 2012

Liked a lot, it was a memorable visit to Baalbek. I advise to visit if you visit Lebanon.... Worth....

Thank mjain25
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Reviewed April 24, 2012

U must see!!! Amazing place I love it Baalbek is a unique place I would visit it again

2 Thank SawsanDubai
Tonsberg, Norway
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 107 helpful votes
Reviewed April 21, 2012

The details in the stoneornaments is still there due to the climate- a very interestinmg tour. We were surprised of the vast area og buildings from the roman periode.

2 Thank Trondoc
Sydney, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
Reviewed April 21, 2012

This place is full of history, 86Km from Beirut and has the world's largest stone block buildings dating back to the Hellenistic period (333B.C.) and into the Roman period, the Romans built several temples to honour the divine Roman trinity, Jupiter, Venus and Mercury. This is a very large place and needs a full day there to take everything in,... More 

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Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
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Reviewed April 20, 2012

Booked a day tour with Nakhal Tours and had the good fortunate to have Rita as our guide for the day. First, every aspect of the day was exactly as described. Second, Rita was an incredible guide with an encyclopedia of knowledge regarding the history, the people, the geography. We encountered zero difficulties in the area, perfectly safe. Would highly... More 

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