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Hiking Trip to AMMOUAA with DALE CORAZON - LEBANON EXPLORERS

HIKE LOCATION : Qobbayat – Ammouaa/ Akkar Districts/North
============= 1300 to 1600 meters above sea level, 120 km from Beirut.

WHEN : Sunday, June 29, 2019
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ENCOUNTER PLACE : Mar Maroun Church Parking, Dora @ 7:30 AM
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Driving directions to Mar Maroun https://dalecorazon.com/contact/

FEES:
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45,000 LL/person including transport (comfortable air-conditioned Pullman), professional guides, insurance, 5 minutes warming up, stretching and pictures.
Children 18 years old and younger will have a discount of 12.5%. (35,000 LL per person)
Every 5 coupons can be exchanged for a free hiking trip or
Groups of 4 and plus get a discount of 25%/pers. (35,000 LL per person)


DESCRIPTION OF THE EVENT:
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This hike in Ammouaa belong to North Lebanon, is one of the highlights of a visit to Lebanon where the scenery is really beyond description.
Ammouaa is combined of different forest, as junipers, hairy oaks, cypresses, cedars and Cilician firs. The forest of hairy oaks is to be counted among the most beautiful forests in the world.
Ammouaa or Qammoua Nature Reserve is considered most important forest region of Lebanon and important tourist centre, lies in a splendidly beautiful area and protects one of the largest cedar forests in North Lebanon. All info and description of the forest will be described on site.
HIKING LEVEL. 1 to 3 for easy, 4 to 6 for intermediate, 7 to 9 for strenuous.
Our hike will be divided into 2 levels:

Level 4, mostly it’s easy down and beautiful trail, it’s just amazing walking between different forests. The stunning mountainous landscape, with cedars seemingly defying gravity and growing on extremely vertical slopes, is impressive. You will also be able to see Ammouaa camp and rare flowers particular to this high altitude terrain.

Level 5, is the same, but will cross the Ammouaa camp walking. Rest stops are minimal. The scenery is great, for both levels Will take our lunch under one of these trees (Ozor Tree) where the trees reach the sky.

After you should visit in Fneydik village the water source “Nabe3 Mgharet Fneydik” where it was caved in the rock about 200 meters.

In our return to Beirut, our stop can be in Batroun to drink fresh Lemonade. Amazing? Yes!!!!!!


WHAT TO TAKE:
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Healthy snacks that will boost up your energy such as dried fruits, lunch, water, cap, sunglasses and sunscreen. Wear comfortable walking shoes (Professional brand is recommended) and don't forget to get a light jacket. DC members get a 20% discount on sports equipment in Sports 4 Ever branches.
==There will be a breakfast stop along the way==

FOR RESERVATION AND INFO:
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Please Call 00961-70-986118 / 00961-70-997062 and by sending SMS, or WhatsApp mention your name, surname and the event you wish to join us on.

NOTE:
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Thank you for not smoking during the trip and following all the ecotourism rules included safety regulations. Otherwise all accidents will not be recognized by the insurance. And occasionally, due to reasons beyond our control, slight modifications to the event may occur.