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El Qorne Destination Guide

Touring El Qorne in Lebanon.

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El Qorne in the region of Liban-Nord is located in Lebanon - some 28 mi (or 45 km) North-East of Beirut, the country's capital city.

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Time in El Qorne is now 10:56 AM (Saturday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Beirut" with an UTC offset of 2 hours. Depending on your travel resources, these more prominent places might be interesting for you: Nicosia, Damascus, Amman, Aabeidat, Tripoli or Adana. Being here already, consider visiting . We collected some hobby films in the internet. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.

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Lebanon Saint Maron Annaya monastery

03:03 min ( January 19, 2008 by salehhaddad)
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Saint Maron Annaya monastery - Saint Charbel. Very beautiful and peaceful place in Lebanon, still pure and full of faith

Mountains of Lebanon

01:09 min ( January 15, 2008 by salehhaddad)
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Mountains of Lebanon as viewed from Saint Charbel monastery hermitage

Jeita Grotto

02:27 min ( July 23, 2009 by TGBEstablishment)
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Jeita Grotto has been qualified to become one of the finalists in the race to the New 7 Wonders Of The World ! Jeita Grotto is a compound of crystallized caves with a navigable underground river. It i...

Voyage au Liban

10:05 min ( October 21, 2010 by clairedesmet)
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Petit montage sur notre voyage au Liban, de Saïda à Baalbek, de Tripoli à Byblos, et quelques randos dans les magnifiques réserves de cèdres. Sur une musique du "Trio Joubran"

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Interesting facts about this location


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.

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Located at 34.23, 35.76 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 3 mi away.
Tags:Archaeological sites in Lebanon, Populated places in the North Governorate

Douma, Lebanon

Douma is a Lebanese village located at an altitude of 1000 m. It is 80 km from Beirut, 30 km from Jbeil and 43 km from Tripoli. Douma is a part of Batroun District and is known for its special location in a valley surrounded by mountains. Almost all its houses are made of red brick. It enjoys a unique temperate climate praised by physicians as the ultimate place of medical refuge.

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Located at 34.23, 35.76 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 5 mi away.
Tags:Populated places in the North Governorate

Wujah Al Hajar Air Base

Hamat Air Base قاعدة حامات الجوية is a Lebanese Air Force base in Hamat, Lebanon. Built in the mid 1970s and named Pierre Gemayel International Airport by the Kataeb Regulatory Forces to honor the late Pierre Gemayel. The airport was never used as a civilian airport. and its heavily damaged runway (north end with numerous holes as result of airstrikes) have been patched, the airfield is no longer in use as an airbase or airport. The runway is currently being used for auto racing.

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Located at 34.23, 35.76 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 5 mi away.
Tags:Airports in Lebanon, Lebanese Air Force bases, Military of Lebanon

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.

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Located at 34.23, 35.76 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 6 mi away.
Tags:Districts of Lebanon, Koura District


Theoprosopon is the Greek name of Lithoprosopon, a cape in north Lebanon, also known today by the name of Râs ach-Chaq’a’. The cape is a situated between the ancient cities of Batroun and Tripoli. The promontory creates a massive barrier that cuts through the coast of Lebanon, making it impossible for travelers to circumvent. Today’s modern, coastal highway runs through two tunnels.

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Located at 34.23, 35.76 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 6 mi away.
Tags:Landforms of Lebanon, Ramsar sites in Lebanon