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An ancient grove of cedars, the oldest in Lebanon, makes a beautiful site.
Bcharre, Lebanon
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It is quite a small reserve, unfortunately, and it closes during Winter... So, we had to climb over the fences, since we had come from so far to see it, and even the locals told us to do so. The cedars are huge and we...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank Ana_L_23
Reviewed January 7, 2019

I am glad to see that any cedar forest is being preserved but this one was very small and it takes a long drive from Beirut to reach it. There were some nice old trees but it didn't take long to walk through the whole...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank bg564
Reviewed January 3, 2019

I was really looking forward to seeing another cedar forest in Lebanon, as they are shrinking. I had visited the one in Chouf in the summer and looked forward to seeing the north in winter. It was so tiny though. You could walk the whole...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank renee_wolforth
Reviewed December 22, 2018

I've been there so many times, and i will always visit it. just walking between the trees, take a deep breath and let out all your stress. The trees are pretty old. and the oldest one goes back to 2500 years ago! The cedars of...More

Date of experience: December 2018
3  Thank Ogadragon
Reviewed December 3, 2018 via mobile

Suddenly the fog fell on the forest and the scene of millennial cedars justified the name of the place: Cedars of God. The way that leads us to the north of Lebanon is on the borders the Qadisha Valley, where thousands of Christians hid of...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank wgorab
Reviewed November 22, 2018

A must visit in Lebanon...some of the trees are over 4000 years old...well laid out trail...interesting cedar carving of Jesus, a lady and more..nice views all around...

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Srfyogi
Reviewed October 27, 2018

The forest is well preserved and our guide had informed that these trees are more than 4000 years old. one of the tree is nearly 6000 years. There is a small church and a beautiful flat path is carved for people to climb and get...More

Date of experience: October 2018
2  Thank arunbvkumar
Reviewed October 14, 2018 via mobile

Simply no words can explain the wonder of this place its the cedars of god age 4000 years and still standing god bless this place how peaceful

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Sam K
Reviewed October 9, 2018

Only about 5 ha what is left of the once so fast ancient cedar forests of Lebanon. These last remains are worth visiting, because the are the lost very old trees (some more than 3.000 years old). There are bigger cedar forests in Lebanon, but...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Georges V
Reviewed October 6, 2018

The Cedars of God is a place that will be more suited for the calm and quiet place lovers. It is a well preserved forest-type region which allows you to experience the Cedars (which you would see on Lebanon's Flag). It is one of the...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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November 16, 2018|
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Response from Kristoffer2210 | Reviewed this property |
It has only started to get colder here in Lebanon now. Snow will typically start in December. So, currently there is no snow.
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February 20, 2018|
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Response from UNNIMAYA | Reviewed this property |
I don't think you need to make any prior arrangements- just go and enjoy
February 6, 2018|
Response from charbs1 | Reviewed this property |
yes there are slopes for different levels. the tariffs are (I am not 100% sure) but very close to this: Week-ends : 40 USD per day Week days : 30 USD per day (no half day) Students : 26$ (school) to 30$ (university)