The Cedars of God, Bcharre

Admire the rare and majestic Lebanese cedar trees at The Cedars of God. This ancient forest once overflowed with this species of cedar, and its timber was favored by Egyptians, Romans, and Persians, to name a few. Sadly, exploitation has led to mass deforestation and this forest is now rigorously protected as a World Heritage Site. Walk among the imposing trees to admire their beauty, and keep your eyes peeled for some with trunks spanning more than 10 m (32 ft) across. Sitting at an altitude of 2,000 m (6,600 ft) above sea level, the peaceful forest provides a ruggedly beautiful landscape to explore. Add The Cedars of God to your Bcharre travel itinerary, and discover new vacation ideas by using our Bcharre trip itinerary planning website .
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  • The Cedars of God in Northern Lebanon near Bcharreh is a relatively small site and, therefore, suitable for pretty much anyone who can stand the switchbacks on the drive there. It takes about 2 hours ...  more »
  • Amazing to see and be among the cedars trees.. because of the altitude, they grow naturally, and some of them are few hundreds years old. As you walk along the pathway, you could smell the fruits of t...  more »
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