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Churches of Harissa

Harissa, Jounieh, Lebanon
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Beautiful place

Must visit church. Beautiful views from there. You can reach there by car or by the cable cars from... read more

Reviewed yesterday
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Definitely worth seeing, even if you're not religious

I was moved by the masterful mosaics in St Paul's. It's spectacular and I feel privileged to have... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
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“Beautiful place”
3 weeks ago
“Definitely worth seeing, even if you're not religious”
Harissa, Jounieh, Lebanon

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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Must visit church. Beautiful views from there. You can reach there by car or by the cable cars from maamalteine.

Thank binmahmood
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I was moved by the masterful mosaics in St Paul's. It's spectacular and I feel privileged to have seen it. The cable car ride cost $11US one way for three adults. We saw some beautiful churches and the famous Our Lady of Lebanon.

1  Thank Greasypig
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It is an interesting place with all the churches of various denominations. The giant white Virgin of Lebanon with outstretched arms can be reached by a staircase that wind around the top of the building. The place is obviously visited by pilgrim as well as...More

Thank reise-tanta-di
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I've been to many churches in different countries, but this one felt different and full of peace. At the beginning you must get the teleferic and go all the way up to the church. There us the biggest statue for virgin Mary in the world....More

Thank FadiSamaan
Reviewed April 17, 2017

Wonderful site to visit the day before Easter. The choir was singing and it made it even more special.

Thank bieberwm1
Reviewed April 14, 2017

​Amazing Spiritual Place​ .... this is Harissa, it is a beautiful place to visit with your family. Starting from the teleferique till the cathedral, you can live so amazing moments in only one trip: the view from the same teleferique, the view from the Harissa...More

Thank mkk76ing
Reviewed April 3, 2017 via mobile

An old small church below the Lady's statue and a new large church next to it. Overall nice but don't expect architectural marvels.

Thank EZ_Leb
Reviewed March 28, 2017

It is a must to visite these churches if you want to have a good knowledge about Lebanon. Harissa sanctuary and St Peter and Paul Melkite Greek Catholic are a must.

Thank ENRIC-23
Reviewed March 16, 2017 via mobile

Avery nice view and place With my wife and daddy and mama We use tall freak to reach You can feel in peace My soul quite and remember my friends with my sister

Thank Maher A
Reviewed December 27, 2016

There are a number of amazing religious buildings of various faiths in the Harissa area. They exist very peacefully together thus allowing visitors to experience the beauty of each faiths place of worship. Worth visiting the area.

Thank Tony W
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Vivian H
Is there any fees for visiting ?
January 14, 2016|
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Response from A_Z_Bossaty | Reviewed this property |
no, it's free
Molani K
This place spacel for what?
May 23, 2015|
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Response from Joshua D | Reviewed this property |
It is a religious place to pray, spend some calm time while enjoying the great view of Jounieh bay.