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Ammiq Hiking & Wine Tasting with A.I.L

Unique journey not to miss!
1-Breakfast in Chtaura
2-Hiking in Ammiq
3-Wine Tasting in Clos St. Thomas
4-End of journey- Return back home with a smile :)
*Our journey will start with a breakfast in one of the local renowned bakeries and then head to Ammiq to proceed with our hike. The hike location is a Breath-taking Wetland that lies in the heart of West Bekaa. Ammiq is the largest remaining freshwater wetland in Lebanon and is notorious for its fertile lands and jaw dropping fauna and flora. It has been designated an Important Bird Area in the Middle East, It has also , a remnant of much more extensive marshes and lakes that once existed in the Bekaa Valley. Home to a number of rare species of birds, mammals, amphibians and reptiles, the vast wetland is in the process of being declared by UNESCO, a National reserve. As you can imagine the place is off limit for hunters.

Hike Distance: 12km
Hike level: Medium/Easy
Hike Duration: 4:30
Distance from Beirut: 80 mn
*Once finished, we will then proceed towards Ab Elias to visit at Clos St. Thomas, one of the most refined wineries known for their primary quality of fine wine, and winners of several Gold awards. We will be coached by the owner himself on wine production / fermentation techniques. To conclude, we will be visiting their cellars and taste their exquisite wine.

Meeting point:
Departure Point 1: La Cite Jounieh- a bus with our sign will be waiting to pick up attendees at 8:00 and will leave at 8:30 am sharp.

Departure Point 2: Sin El Fil Futuroscope Facing Habtoor (le Mall), going towards Furn El Chebbak, next to Parking Home Center. The bus will arrive at 9:30 to pick up people from Beirut.

Lunch & Liquids:
During the hike we will be resting for some photo shooting in the wild nature as well as for a picnic lunch. You would also need to get 3 small bottles of water and some light snacks that will boost up your energy such as dried fruits or energy bars…

What to wear?
- Comfortable hiking shoes
- Comfortable pants
- Jacket
- Hat
- Sun glasses
- Sun screen
- Bring a Walking stick

Price:
45,000 LL inclusive of: Bus transportation, Reserve entrance fees, Wine tasting, Guides- 10% discount for a group of 10 & above. Kids under age of 12 will pay 35,000 LL.

Reservation:
Early reservation is highly recommended by confirming your attendance on the event and calling 71- 44 33 23.

Payment Methods:
Payments are to be done in advance to secure your booking and payments methods are:

Bank Audi (any branch) to the account number: 023711 mentioning the name of the event, your name and mobile number
OMT/Western Union: please call us for beneficiary name
*All Payments are non-refundable in case of cancellation, however, a 100% refund will apply in case of event cancellation.

*Event may be cancelled if a minimum number of 12 is not achieved

Don't miss this exceptional & fun event!

Our Official Sponsors:
*Adventures in Lebanon Team is equipped by "SPORTS 4 EVER"
Benefit from our sponsors exclusivity offers:
Participants can benefit from 20% discounts on all Merrell shoes and apparel by Craghoppers (available at Sports 4ever Branches: Dbayeh, ABC Achrafieh, Verdun, City Center, Feytroun, Le Mall, Jbeil.

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