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Tripoli in the region of Liban-Nord with it's 229,398 inhabitants is a town in Lebanon - some 43 mi (or 69 km) North-East of Beirut, the country's capital city.

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Current time in Tripoli is now 01:06 AM (Monday). 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 Adana. 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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Interesting facts about this location

Tripoli, Lebanon

Tripoli is the largest city in northern Lebanon and the second-largest city in the country. Situated 85 km north of the capital Beirut, it is the capital of the North Governorate and the Tripoli District. Tripoli overlooks the eastern Mediterranean Sea, and it is the easternmost seaport in Lebanon. It holds offshore a string of four small islands, the only surviving islands of Lebanon.

More reading: Tripoli, Lebanon homepage
Located at 34.44, 35.85 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:Ancient cities, Crusades, Hellenistic colonies, Mediterranean port cities and towns in Lebanon, Phoenician colonies, Populated coastal places in Lebanon, Populated places in the North Governorate, Tourism in Lebanon, Tripoli, Lebanon, Visitor attractions in Lebanon

Tripoli Municipal Stadium

Tripoli Municipal Stadium is a 22,000 capacity multi-use stadium in Tripoli, Lebanon. It is located near the city center. It was recently rehabilitated to welcome Arabic competitions as well as Asian and International ones. It is also the home ground of Tripoli SC.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 34.44, 35.85 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:Football venues in Lebanon, Sports venues in Lebanon

International Olympic Stadium

International Olympic Stadium is a 22,400 capacity multi-purpose stadium in Tripoli, Lebanon. It is currently used mostly for football matches, though it also hosts international rugby league tests and it also has athletics facilities. The stadium is the home ground of the Lebanon national rugby league team.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 34.44, 35.85 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi away.
Tags:AFC Asian Cup stadiums, Football venues in Lebanon, Multi-purpose stadiums in Lebanon, Rugby league stadiums in Lebanon, Sports venues in Lebanon


Zgharta, or Zghorta is a large town in North Lebanon, with an estimated population of around 70,000. Zgharta is about 150 metres above sea level and lies between the rivers of Jouit and Rashein. It is 23 kilometres from Ehden, 7 kilometres from the coastal city of Tripoli, 91 kilometres from the capital of Lebanon, Beirut, and 82 kilometres from the nearest Syrian city, Tartous. Its history and people are closely associated with the village of Ehden.

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Located at 34.44, 35.85 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 4 mi away.
Tags:Populated places in the North Governorate, Zgharta District

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 34.44, 35.85 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 6 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