News & Events
Examination of travelers' luggage is carried out rapidly and courteously. All ordinary personal effects are exempt from customs duty.
Shops and businesses are typically open Monday through Saturday, 9:00-18:00;Banking hours are Monday through Saturday, 8:30-12:30. Working hours for government offices and post offices are typically 8:00-14:00 from Monday to Thursday. Friday: 8:00-11:00 - Saturday: 8:00-13:00
The country code for Lebanon is (961). This is followed by the local area code and the telephone number. If you are dialing Lebanon from outside the country, omit the (0) in the area code.
There are Internet cafés available throughout Lebanon, and many larger hotels now offer high-speed and wireless Internet access for free or for a small fee.
Electric current is 220 volts, 50 cycles. A two-pin plug, with round pins is commonly used (Type C, similar to many European countries), but other types of plugs are also in use so it is best to check before you go.
List of festivals and beauty competitions that have received the sponsorship of the Ministry of Tourism
30 June 2022
Inclusion of the archaeological shrine of St. John the Baptist on the map of Religious Tourism
02 June 2022
Nassar establishes a local tourism authority for the city and district of Byblos
15 April 2022
Nassar establishes a local tourism authority for the city and district of Byblos, and the commission in charge announces the recommendations issued by the first tourism conference
The closing session of the first Tourism Conference for the City and District of Jbeil
10 April 2022