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Amioun in the region of Liban-Nord is a town in Lebanon - some 34 mi (or 54 km) North-East of Beirut, the country's capital city.

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Current time in Amioun is now 08:49 PM (Friday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Beirut" with an UTC offset of 2 hours. Depending on the availability of means of transportation, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: Nicosia, Homs, Damascus, Amman, Zgharta or Sarghoun. Since you are here already, make sure to check out . We encountered some videos in the web. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.

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Weather Conditions Today & Next Days Forecast

24°C / 76 °F Light rain
Morning Temperature 16°C / 60 °F
Evening Temperature 15°C / 59 °F
Night Temperature 4°C / 39 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 61%
Air Pressure 1016.6 hPa
Wind Speed Calm with 2 km/h (1 mph) from South-East
Cloud Conditions Few clouds, covering 20% of sky
General Conditions Light rain

Saturday, 23rd of March 2019
Light rain, calm, few clouds.
Light rain Day: 15°C (60 °F)
Night: 5°C (42 °F)
Sunday, 24th of March 2019
Moderate rain, calm, overcast clouds.
Moderate rain Day: 8°C (47 °F)
Night: 5°C (41 °F)
Monday, 25th of March 2019
Heavy intensity rain, scattered clouds.
Heavy intensity rain Day: 12°C (53 °F)
Night: 9°C (48 °F)


Shoot as you walk 3 - We Love Tripoli

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Palm Sunday at St Phokas Church Kaftou...

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Palm Sunday at St. Phokas Church, Kaftoun, Lebanon taken April 17, 2011

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Interesting facts about this location

Koura District

Koura is a district in the North Governorate, Lebanon. Koura is one of the 36 districts of Lebanon, particularly popular for its olive tree cultivation. A total of 52 villages make up the Koura area. Koura's capital and largest city is Amioun, with about 15,000 inhabitants as of 2010. It is geographically diversified, so present 3 types of land, a coastal side to the Mediterranean sea, a large olive plain and include some villages in the mountains.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 34.3, 35.81 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:Districts of Lebanon, Koura District


Bishmizzine, or Bishmezzine, Bechmezzine, Beshmizzine, Bishmezzine, is a village in the Koura district of the North Governorate of Lebanon. It is about 275 meters above sea level. Bishmizzine borders the villages of Afisdeeq, Kfar-Hazir, Amyoun, Fi', and B'terram.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 34.3, 35.81 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi away.
Tags:Populated places in Lebanon


Darbechtar is a village located on the South-Eastern periphery of the Koura District in the North Governorate of the Republic of Lebanon. Darbechtar borders the villages of Amyoun, Bziza, Majdel, Kaftoun, and Dar-shmizzine. The Lebanese hailing from Darbechtar number 10,000 worldwide. 85% of them live outside Lebanon, mainly in Brazil, Argentina, Australia, Canada and the United States. The population of Darbechtar is Maronite Catholic.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 34.3, 35.81 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi away.
Tags:Archaeological sites in Lebanon, Populated places in the North Governorate

University of Balamand

The University of Balamand is a private, secular university located at El-Koura, Lebanon. It was founded by the Orthodox Patriarch Ignatius IV of Antioch in 1988. The university's main campus is adjacent to Balamand Monastery, but it has two other campuses in Beirut: One is in Sin el Fil, which houses the majority of the faculty for fine arts, and the other is neighbouring Saint George Hospital in Achrafieh, which houses the faculty for medicine and medical sciences.

More reading: University of Balamand homepage
Located at 34.3, 35.81 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 5 mi away.
Tags:Education in the Middle East, Educational institutions established in 1988, Universities in Lebanon, University of Balamand

Balamand Monastery

The Balamand Monastery (historically called Belmont, Bellimontis ultra Mare or Bellus-Mons), is an Antiochian Orthodox monastery founded in 1157 in Balamand near Tripoli, Lebanon.

More reading: Balamand Monastery homepage
Located at 34.3, 35.81 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 5 mi away.
Tags:1157 establishments in Lebanon, Antiochian Orthodox Church, Christian monasteries established in the 12th century, Christian monasteries in Lebanon, Cistercian monasteries, Greek Orthodox monasteries, Religious organizations established in the 1150s

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