Holidays to Beirut

Lebanon
Beirut, Lebanon's capital and largest city was at one time referred to as the Paris of the East. It's sleek, modern buildings alongside arabesque Ottoman buildings, give Beirut a unique and distinctive style often not seen in other Middle Eastern cities. After the country fell into a destructive civil war …

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How to get to Beirut

Here's what you need to know about getting to Beirut. You can see the cheapest month to fly and a snapshot of flight prices for the following month. Also, don't forget to factor in your travelling time - the typical flight from London Heathrow to Beirut takes 5 hours, 5 minutes.

When to go to Beirut

Typical Holiday Price

£1432 per person

The average price of hotels and apartments in Beirut varies according to the time of year. To help you plan when to go, we've looked at the hotels available on our site, then worked out the average price per night for the quietest and the busiest months.

Cheapest Month to Visit

November

Based on a typical 1 week holiday - adding together the cost of flights and accommodation - November is the cheapest month to go to Beirut.

Things to see and do in Beirut

Mary P Madigan | FlickrABC Mall Achrafieh
ABC Mall Achrafieh
Lolinka | FlickrHamra Street
Hamra Street
abdallahh | FlickrZaitunay Bay
Zaitunay Bay
Francisco Anzola | FlickrThe Corniche (Beirut)
The Corniche (Beirut)
CazzJj | FlickrZaitunay Bay
Zaitunay Bay
Jimmy Nadēr | Trip by SkyscannerSKYBAR Beirut
SKYBAR Beirut
davehighbury | FlickrAnjar
Anjar
Lara Nassar | Trip by SkyscannerAkkar
Akkar
Salman Hatta | Trip by SkyscannerPigeon Rocks
Pigeon Rocks

Reviews of Beirut

Junaid Qureshi
Junaid Qureshi
25/10/2019

The ambience of the place was vibrant, energetic & colourful. There are many things to do, from visiting historic ruins, tours of the majestic Mosques & Churches, walk along the coast, as well tasting the fresh produce. Definitely visiting, again.

Z Zaour
Z Zaour
01/09/2019

Nice food, friendly people, cheap, luxury, nice sea view, international, culture.

Y M
Y M
07/08/2019

I loved Beirut! I’d recommend anyone taking a trip to it for a short getaway; it’s beautiful, lots of sights seeing, lots of fun activities to do AND their entertainment scene is ASTONISHING!

O. Hamzeh
O. Hamzeh
18/05/2019

Deep search where you should go and you'll have the time of your life! It's always helpful to be friends with locals there, they will take you to much better places than what's recommend on the internet.

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