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Byblos Destination Guide

Delve into Byblos in Lebanon!

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Byblos in the region of Mont-Liban with it's 20,784 residents is located in Lebanon - some 18 mi (or 29 km) North-East of Beirut, the country's capital.

Map of the area of Byblos in Lebanon

Current time in Byblos is now 09:20 PM (Wednesday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Beirut" with an UTC offset of 2 hours. Depending on your travel modalities, these larger destinations might be interesting for you: Nicosia, Damascus, Amman, Aabeidat, Tripoli or El Midane. While being here, make sure to check out as well. We discovered 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

20°C / 67 °F Sky is clear
Morning Temperature 19°C / 67 °F
Evening Temperature 21°C / 69 °F
Night Temperature 18°C / 64 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 99%
Air Pressure 1018.6 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 8 km/h (5 mph) from North-East
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 92% of sky
General Conditions Sky is clear

Thursday, 26th of April 2018
Light rain, gentle breeze, scattered clouds.
Light rain Day: 18°C (64 °F)
Night: 18°C (64 °F)
Friday, 27th of April 2018
Sky is clear, light breeze, scattered clouds.
Sky is clear Day: 19°C (67 °F)
Night: 19°C (67 °F)
Saturday, 28th of April 2018
Light rain, light breeze, few clouds.
Light rain Day: 21°C (70 °F)
Night: 8°C (47 °F)


Jbeil/Byblos Field Trip - Part1 wmv

09:42 min ( May 05, 2010 by Sandra Raffoul Bouhabib)
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This field Trip is related to the Western Civilization course with Dr John De Luca, in the SUNY program in Lebanon


01:22 min ( June 26, 2012 by simon matta)
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Byblos Lebanon - the archaeological sit...

02:21 min ( May 09, 2010 by Heatheronhertravels)
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Read the article at www.heatheronhertravels.com A visit to Byblos in Lebanon to see the archaeological remains of the old city that were built up by many different cuvlisations over thousands of years...

Byblos Harissa and Beirut by night Ejab...

02:38 min ( December 12, 2010 by TripAdvisorTRIPWOWu)
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Preview of Ejabbour's blog at TravelPod. Read the full blog here: www.travelpod.com This blog preview was made by TravelPod using the TripAdvisor TripWow slideshow creator. Learn more about these vide...

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Interesting facts about this location

Jbeil District

Byblos /Jbeil (Qadaa' Jbail) is a district in the Mount Lebanon Governorate (Arabic محافظة جبل لبنان), Lebanon, to the northeast of the Lebanon's capital Beirut. The capital is Byblos, also known as Jbeil. The rivers of Al-Madfoun and Nahr Ibrahim form the district's natural northern and southern borders respectively, with the Mediterranean Sea bordering it from the west and the Lebanon mountains from the east, separating it from the adjacent district of Baalbek in the Bekaa valley.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 34.12, 35.65 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:Districts of Lebanon, Jbeil District

Byblos Castle

Byblos Castle is a castle in Byblos, Lebanon. It was built by the Crusaders in the 12th century from indigenous limestone and the remains of Roman structures. The finished structure was surrounded by a moat. Saladin captured the town and castle in 1188 and dismantled the walls in 1190. Later, the Crusaders recaptured Byblos and rebuilt the fortifications of the castle in 1197. In 1369, the castle had to fend off an attack from Cypriot vessels from Famagusta.

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Located at 34.12, 35.65 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:12th-century architecture, Byblos, Castles in Lebanon, Crusader castles, Visitor attractions in Lebanon

Ras Osta

Ras Osta is a Greek Orthodox village in Koura District of Lebanon. It is 900 metres above sea level and it has an area of 1.66 square miles.

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Located at 34.12, 35.65 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 4 mi away.
Tags:Koura District, Populated places in the North Governorate

Kfar Kidde

Kfar Kidde is a town in Northern Lebanon, roughly 51 km North of Beirut. It is in the Mont-Liban Governorate, located on the Mediterranean Sea.

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Located at 34.12, 35.65 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 6 mi away.
Tags:Populated places in the Mount Lebanon Governorate

Jouret Mhad

Jouret Mhad is a small village in Lebanon. It is situated at about 43 km from Beirut. It is located at approximatively 1140 m above the sea level. It is considered as being part of Chahtoul (neighboring village) (Mohafazat of Mount-Lebanon, Kazaa of Kesrwan). Other neighboring villages: Wata el Joz, Jouret el Ghada.

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Located at 34.12, 35.65 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 7 mi away.
Tags:Populated places in the Mount Lebanon Governorate

Quote of the moment

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