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.
تحذير من استعمال إسم وزارة السياحة تحت طائلة اتخاذ التدابير القانونية
08 March 2016
Trip to Rashaya El Wadi
07 August 2015
Award ceremony for the interschool competition of the best tourist advertising posters
30 May 2014
The award ceremony for the interschool competition of the best tourist advertising posters was held at the theatre of the Lebanese Ministry of Education, in the presence of Mrs Nada Sardouk, Director General of the Lebanese Ministry of Tourism, Mr Fadi Yarak, Director General of the Lebanese Ministry of Education, and Mrs Rita Neaimeh, Head of Marketing and Communication department at El Rancho, the contest sponsor.
Ministry of Tourism participates in a seminar about the Codex Alimentarius
05 April 2014