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Rafting In Assi River & exploring historical Hermel with GREEN STEPS

Green Steps rafting In the whitewater of Assi River & exploring the historical Hermel

Join GREEN STEPS in a special day at Hermel, Assi River on Sunday 9th of July 2017, and combine sport, adventure and tourism to fun and excitement. Experience whitewater rafting and increase your adrenalin rush while riding through foamy water and dropping into the waterfalls of Assi river.

The ride into the river is about 8 kms length, full of action and adventures, crossing 5 waterfalls!!

Schedule of the day :
7h30 am : Departure from Zalka
8h45 am : Breakfast stop
11h15 : Arrival to Hermel – Activities are as follows :
 Rafting in Assi River
 Traditional Lebanese Lunch in the club
 Visit of St Maron Cave, Ain El Zarka water source and Pyramid of Hermel (Qamouh Hermel).

Late afternoon, heading Back to Beirut.

The rafting is for adults and kids. We’ll be rafting with Jannat El Assi Club Rafting. Qualified trainers will accompany each group and provide them with a general session on the rafting activity before the start-up. The club will provide all participants with life jackets and helmets for safety issue.

- Needs for the rafting : sport shoes, sandals, bathing suit, towel, additional clothes, water bottles of 2 liters min, sunglasses, sunscreen, hat, windbreaker, snacks, ID card, insurance card, smiley face and full energy.
- Bathrooms and showers are available in the club.

- The tour will be provided by a comfortable air-conditioned bus, reservation required.
- Contribution: 85’000.-LBP/adult and 60’000.-LBP/child below 12 years, covering guides, transportation, rafting and lunch (Please bring the exact amount).
- Lunch includes: Lebanese appetizers, grilled fish, grilled taouk and kafta, soft drinks.

- Meeting time & place : at 7h30 am from Zalka near “l’abeille d’or” – PLEASE BE ON TIME
- Return time : around 07h30 pm

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

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