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Hiking Through the Slopes of Hammana & Falougha with GREEN STEPS


Join GREEN STEPS for a beautiful hiking experience on Sunday 4th of February 2018, walking through the slopes of Hammana and Falougha mountains enjoying the white landscapes around us.
Embraced by Al Knaisseh Mountain and overlooking the Majestic La Martine Valley, you’ll experience lovely moments and indulge your eyes with breathtaking views of the area.

What to Expect
Our day will start with a breakfast stop on our way.
Our hike will start from Mdayrej bridge crossing fields in Hammana, passing through forests of diversified trees. Our path will overlook la Martine Valley till we reach Falougha forest and Mghiteh field.
We’ll cross a beautiful lake and another cedar forest till we reach Soha village where we are going to end our day with a hot drink at Soha Village, near a wooden chimney, admiring the beautiful landscape surrounding us through the bay windows.

The trail is of level 4, easy for families and children
Total Circuit length: around 8-9 Kms
Altitude: 1400 m – 1450 m
Variation : 100 m
Effective hiking time: 3 hrs

The hike will be guided by an ecotourism specialist at a moderate rate.

Please bring with you some snacks, fruits or vegetables. We are going to have our lunch in nature.

Important Information
1. General knowledge contest and quiz with a valuable prize for the participants.
2. Needs for the hike: hiking or walking shoes, windbreaker, hiking stick, backpack, water bottle of 1.5 liter min, camera, meal (dry fruits, energy bars, and sandwich), ID card, insurance card, smiley face and full energy.
3. The tour will be provided by a comfortable air-conditioned bus, reservation required.
4. Contribution: 35’000 LBP/adult, 30’000 LBP/student 13 to 17 y.old and 25’000 LBP/child 12 y. old and below, covering guides and transportation (food and drinks are not included - please bring the exact amount).
5. Meeting time and place : at 8h00 am from Zalka – near l’abeille d’or – PLEASE BE ON TIME
6. Return time : around 05h00 pm
7. Event sponsored by Sohat water


N.B.:
- Cancellations without prior notice of 24 hours require a payment of 50% of the full contribution
- A minimum of 15 persons is required for the trip to be feasible
- Hikers are requested to book their places, the latest Friday
- Hikers are advised to participate in the hike to their own responsibility
- Hikers are asked to follow hiking ethics provided by Green Steps
- Smoking is not allowed during the hike
- In case of force majeure, some modifications may occur to the program

For info and reservation:
Roula : 03- 95 32 97
Gio : 71-72 37 70

Information about the region
Falougha is a village in Mount Lebanon, district of Baabda and is around 34 kms away from Beirut. It is bordered by Hammana village and they are both very distinguished by their nature and beautiful landscapes.

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