Qadisha Valley

Qadisha Valley in Lebanon

Travel to Qadisha Valley, also known as the Holy Valley, is a breathtaking gorge in northern Lebanon, renowned for its stunning natural beauty and historical significance. Home to numerous monasteries, hermitages, and caves, Qadisha Valley has long been a refuge for Christian monastic communities. Its cultural and religious importance has earned it a place on the UNESCO World Heritage list.

Explore the lush landscapes of Qadisha Valley, with its dramatic cliffs, winding paths, and verdant forests. Our tours in Lebanon offer the chance to hike through the valley, discovering ancient monasteries and hermitages hidden among the rugged terrain while learning about the region’s rich history.

Qadisha Valley Lebanon

“Qadisha Valley is a breathtaking gorge in northern Lebanon, known for its natural beauty and historical significance, housing Christian monastic communities for centuries.”

Curiosities about Qadisha Valley:

  1. Qadisha Valley is located in northern Lebanon.
  2. The valley is a UNESCO World Heritage site.
  3. Numerous monasteries, hermitages, and caves can be found throughout the valley.
  4. Qadisha Valley has been a refuge for Christian monastic communities for centuries.
  5. You can obtain a visa on arrival to Lebanon and travel to Qadisha Valley.

Visit Qadisha Valley

Embark on a journey through the awe-inspiring Qadisha Valley, exploring its dramatic cliffs, lush forests, and hidden monasteries. Delve into the region’s rich history and marvel at the breathtaking natural beauty surrounding you.

Map of Qadisha Valley

Discover Qadisha Valley

  • Deir Qannoubin Monastery: An ancient monastery carved into the cliffside, once the residence of Maronite Patriarchs.
  • Deir Mar Elisha Monastery: A historically significant monastery with a stunning valley view.
  • Deir Mar Lichaa Monastery: A well-preserved monastery featuring a beautiful courtyard and frescoes.
  • Deir Mar Antonios Qozhaya Monastery: One of the oldest monasteries in the valley, with a fascinating history.
  • Deir Mar Sarkis and Bakhos Monastery: A picturesque monastery set against the valley’s dramatic backdrop.

Travel to Qadisha Valley

List of tours in Lebanon that visit the mesmerizing Qadisha Valley.

Photos of Qadisha Valley

Images of Qadisha Valley showcasing its stunning natural beauty, dramatic cliffs, lush forests, and ancient monasteries in Lebanon.