Culturally rich, trend-setting and overwhelmingly friendly
A dynamic city with much to discover, Beirut is known as one of the most influential cities in the region. Having survived the ravages of war and falling under the occupation of one empire after another, the city has been shaped into the one-of-a-kind place it is today – the very heart of the country's economic and cultural life. Situated alongside a deep blue sea and breathtaking mountain ranges, this cosmopolitan city teems with a noticeable energy that makes it a vital and addictive destination. Explore the character of the diverse districts, stroll the waterfront, dive into a vibrant restaurant and nightlife scene, and shop at Beirut Souks – an architectural wonder in one of the Middle East’s fashion capitals.