Private Day Tour from Beirut
Sidon, Tyre & Maghdouché
Sidon, Tyre, Maghdouché
Scout Sidon, its sea castle, soap museum, Khan El Franj and old souk.
Scout Tyre, the Phoenician port city, with main trade center and old Tyre.
Maghdouché’s most famous landmark, the tower of Our Lady of Mantara, which is believed that Virgin Mary used to wait for Jesus while preaching.
First visit for the full day is Sidon, where the sea castle is built during the 13th century, located in the sea and attached to a stone driveway that connects the road to the castle. A must see in Sidon is also the soap museum and Khan El Franj. A promenade inside the Souk is a must, that’s how tourist will discover original people lifestyle and traditions.
Second, Tyre, the Phoenician city, which is one of the Unesco world heritage site. must see the Hippodrome and the main trade center along with the authentic old souk that reflect the people of Tyre and their perspective of the city.
Maghdouché, the holy village, back in the days that’s is where it is believed and known that Virgin Mary used to wait for Jesus while preaching, that’s why it’s called Mantara (in Arabic). In addition, Maghdouché is known for its beautiful sceneries and calm atmosphere where tourist can enjoy a short hike and meditate.
Tour availability: Daily
Hotel pick up
Hotel drop off
Comfortable transportation available
English guide / driver
All entrance fees:
Sidon (3$) per person
Tyre 2 sites each (4$) per person
Where and When?
Pick up: At the hotel or at any location at your convenience.
Drop off: At the same location from where we started the tour or anywhere that might be convenient to you in the downtown area.
Duration of the Tour: 8 hours
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