Cheap tickets to Beirut

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Last minute flights to Beirut

Departure Fri, 24 Nov Return Sun, 03 Dec
ORY Paris
BEY Beirut
return from 169€
Departure Sun, 03 Dec Return Fri, 08 Dec
LCA Larnaca
BEY Beirut
return from 148€
Departure Thu, 30 Nov Return Sun, 03 Dec
CRL Brussels
BEY Beirut
return from 184€
Departure Tue, 28 Nov Return Fri, 01 Dec
AMM Amman
BEY Beirut
return from 216€
Popular flight routes to Beirut
Paris - Beirut
return from 228€
Larnaca - Beirut
return from 150€
Brussels - Beirut
return from 239€
Amman - Beirut
return from 255€
Prague - Beirut
return from 233€
Geneva - Beirut
return from 328€

Beirut holidays

Beirut sights and attractions

Lebanon's capital, Beirut, is an intriguing and historically rich city with a contemporary outlook. Hugging an enviable location overlooking the sparkling Mediterranean coast, this former Phoenician port is a chic cosmopolitan hub awash with beautiful architecture and boutique hotels, modern galleries, and tantalizing restaurants. With everything on display from magnificent landmarks and fascinating tourist attractions to countless cultural institutions and malls, visitors to Beirut are often spoilt for choice. As night falls, the city's proudly hedonistic night scene is second to none and offers a great opportunity to rub shoulders with the city's warm-hearted locals.

What to do in Beirut

A Beirut city break can mean browsing shopping malls and exploring historic landmarks, drinking fine wine or looking at cutting-edge art, smoking a nargileh water pipe and playing backgammon or biking down the Corniche and much more besides. There's plenty here to keep visitors entertained.

During a city break in Beirut, be sure to:

  • Walk down Hamra Street where intellectuals, journalists, and artists have historically frequented the cafes and theaters
  • Stroll along the breezy Corniche with views of the Mediterranean and Mount Lebanon and the huge arches of Pigeon Rocks
  • Visit the Grand Omari Mosque, one of the city's oldest mosques, whose foundations have stood strong through Roman, Byzantine and Crusader times
  • Check out the Beirut Art centre, a haven for creative minds
  • Visit the relics of the city's ancient Roman Baths in Beirut's central district
  • Amble through the landscaped gardens of the American University of Beirut, founded in the 19th century
  • See Lebanon's largest collection of antiquities on display at the National Museum of Beirut
  • Feast on tasty Levantine cuisine from mezze to meat and vegetable specialties
  • Take a side trip to the Temple of Bacchus in Baalbek
  • Marvel at the blue domes of the Mohammed al-Amin Mosque
Beirut

Airports in Beirut

Passengers travelling to Beirut will land at the country's only commercial airport, Beirut–Rafic Hariri International Airport. It therefore acts as the country's premier international gateway and handles flights to a wide range of destinations.

  • Beirut–Rafic Hariri International Airport

    Top Carriers

    A number of airlines offer cheap flights to Beirut including: Middle East Airlines, Qatar Airways and Turkish Airlines.

    Location

    Beirut–Rafic Hariri International Airport is located approximately 6 miles from downtown Beirut.

    Transportation

    The most convenient way for travelers to reach the city centre is to take a taxi from the stand outside the Arrivals terminal building. If you wish to rent a car, there are several car rental agencies operating from the airport.

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