EBRE SHOUEN – JANNET ARTABA Hike on Sat, Feb 04, 2023 with DALE CORAZON – LEBANON EXPLORERS
February 4 @ 7:30 am - 3:30 pm
Hiking Trip to Ebre Shouwen Jannet with DALE CORAZON – LEBANON EXPLORERS
Come with us and hike along the bank of “Nahr Ibrahim”!
Wadi Janneh, as the name reveals, is a piece of heaven on earth.
Shouwen Hills above Nahr Ibrahim… (It is like the Alps in France)
Ebr meant tomb, from which other meanings were derived, so the name also means the River of Lamentations or the Valley of Weeping or the Weepers.
HIKE LOCATION : Ebre-Shouwen-Jannet / Nahr Ibrahim.
============ Keserwan, 600 meters above sea level, 40 km from Beirut.
WHEN : Saturday, February 04, 2023
ENCOUNTER PLACE : Saint Abda Church parking facing the New-bridge, Jal
=============== El Dib @ 7:30 AM
Driving directions to Saint Abda Church: https://www.google.com/maps/place/Saint+Abda+Church+-+Jal+El+Dib
Or Martyrs Square at Al-Nahar Bldg., Beirut Downtown @ 7:15 AM
12 $ or 720,000 LL/person including transport, professional guides, and pictures.
Children 18 years old and younger will have a discount of 10%. (650,000 LL/person)
Make your group of 5 persons (& more) and get a 10% discount (650,000 LL per person).
Optional transportation by your own vehicles 600,000 LL/person
There is 50.000LL Extra Entrance fees to Jabal Moussa Reserve.
DESCRIPTION OF THE EVENT:
Nahr Ibrahim or “River of Abraham” is also known as river Adonis (river of immortal love) relative to the myth of Adonis and Astarte in Phoenician mythology. Today, it is one of the tourist attractions in Lebanon, being the place where the ancient god Adonis died, and the river became red with his blood.
The Nahr Ibrahim valley offers a varied landscape and is considered one of the most enchanting for hiking in Jbeil Caza, especially during this season.
HIKING LEVEL. 1 to 3 for easy, 4 to 6 for intermediate, 7 to 9 for strenuous
In Jannet Chouwen will experience the pleasure of hiking in the majestic nature, mixed forests with oak, pine and many other plant species.
Our march’s for level 4 (approx. 3,30Hr); will start from Ebre village and take the path in the midle of “Jabal Moussa” passing through trees and bushes where the views are remarkable. Just have to be there to believe! That trail will lead us to “Jannet Artaba”. There we will have lunch at the river bank. This magnificent green forest makes the valley one of the best in the world.
On our way back we may stop by historical Phoenician ruins. Overhead at Mashna’a and at Shir El Meidan the impressive remains of a Roman temple and a citadel built on ancient foundations still dominate the scene, giving a view over the astounding gorge.
Protect yourself and others around you by knowing the facts and taking appropriate precautions:
Distancing from each other is a must.
Cover your nose and mouth with your face masks. To keep it on, while we are on the bus.
Clean your hands often by using hand gel or other.
WHAT TO TAKE:
Healthy snacks that will boost up your energy such as dried fruit, water, MEDICAL FACE MASKS, HAND GEL, a cap, and sunglasses. Wear comfortable walking shoes (A professional brand is recommended) and don’t forget to get a light jacket. DC members get a 20% discount on sports equipment in Sports 4 Ever branches.
==There will be a breakfast stop along the way==
FOR RESERVATION AND INFO:
Please Call 00961-70-986118 / 00961-70-997062 and by sending an SMS, or WhatsApp mentions your name, surname, and the event you wish to join us on.
Thank you for not smoking during the trip and following all the ecotourism rules including safety regulations (hikers are advised to join our trips to their own responsibility). And occasionally, due to reasons beyond our control, slight modifications to the event may occur.
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