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Skiing in Mzaar (Faraya), Kfardebian, Lebanon

Mzaar Resort:
2465m/8087ft asl
Verical Drop:
733m/2404ft asl
Trails:
80km/50mi - 42 slopes
Lifts:
14 (9 chair - 5 surface)
Nested in the Keserwan mountains, part of the Mt Lebanon chain, northeast of Beirut, Mzaar resort is a top destination for skiing in the greater Middle East area.

Mzaar resort offers high level services and facilities in a wonderful panorama. Its skiing area is divided in three distinctive areas, the Refuge (1343 m/4406 ft), the Dome du Mzaar (2465 m/8087 ft) and the Dome Jabal Dib (2296 m/7532 ft). The resort is suitable for beginners but can satisfy as well more advanced skiers.

The skiing period lasts four months from middle November to March. The resort offers snowmobile tracks and good snowboard piste. Within only 2 hours by car away from the capital Beirut, the resort is an excellent choice for weekend adventures. Don’t miss to visit the old monasteries and churches of the area.

How to Get to Destination

BY CAR FROM Beirut
51km/31.6mi, 1 hour 25 mins
Follow George Haddad St. Continue onto Emile Lahoud and merge onto Dora. Continue onto Zouk Mosbeh. Follow the main road.
BY CAR FROM Tripoli
96.2km/59.7mi, 1 hour 55 mins
Follow Jamal Abdul Nasser and merge onto Bassel El Asad. Follow the coastal highway to the Harissa. Continue on the main road.
BY AIR
Rafic Hariri - Beirut Airport (RHIA),
51km/31.6mi, 1 hour 25 mins
BY TRAIN

The Lebanese railways network ceased since 90’s due to the damages caused by the Civil War.

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