Journey to South of Lebanon. Visit Qana El Jalil, where Christ performed his first miracle: turning water into wine at a wedding party. Carvings on rocks near the cave are evidence suggesting that the event took place here. Head towards the Phoenician Queen of the Seas “Tyre” that attracted Grand Conquerors such as Babylon King, Alexander the Great; learn about Tyre traders who expanded the city to North Africa and created Carthage. Tyre, UNESCO World Heritage Site: its Hippodrome, Arch of Triumph and Colonnades. Proceed to the Sea Castle Sidon, inhabited since 4000 Years; known for its Glass manufacture, purple dye of royal garments and Murex shellfish. Explore Echmoun Castle, Grand Mosque, St. Louis Castle, Khan Es Saboun, Khan El Franj, Saint Nicolas Church, and Soap Museum. Return to Beirut. Lunch in Sidon.
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