Discovering Achrafieh with (4 participants)
Type: hiking smooth

Starts on: Saturday March 23 2013

From: 09:00 AM-02:00 PM

Departure at 09:00 AM

Event Details


Beirut - weather / weekend -


 Baldati Team



  • 9:00 am: Tamar Rotana Hotel 

Road to take:

Tamar Rotana Hotel - Beirut Achrafieh Sassine - Wadi Abou Jmil 

Hiking Duration :

 3.5 hrs - 7.5 km

Altitude :

 10m - 150m

Level :

4 /10

Contribution :


50000 lbp
 including:- Baldati fees - Guiding - Transportation - Breakfast Bag (Mankoucheh Zaatar - Apple - Water - Energie Bar - Juice )

For Groups: As a Group Leader register yourself and if possible all the memebrs of the group as individuales members on this page and send all names and mobiles by sms or email

Return time

About 2:00 PM depends on the traffic



Exploring Achrafieh with

We begin our day by a guided tour in Beirut. Ms. Rita Kalindjian , a knowledgeable woman with great experience in this domain, will give us a thorough explanation of everything we see in the tour .

Our tour will start from : Sassine Square

 *The Basilica of the Miraculous Medal

 *Mar Mitir, 

 *Saint Dimitrios Church, 


 *St Nicholas Church

 *Sursock Residences and Museum

 *Daraj l fann downstairs to ...



Then we go up again to reach:

* Tabaris, 

*Rue Huvelin  (Museum of Prehistory), 

*USJ campus


*Museum of the War...(Memory of Beirut-which is still under renovation and construction)


Then back to USJ, 

 *Mar Maroun..

 *Mohammad Al Amine Mosk 

 * Mar Gerios Maronite church

 *Wadi Abou Jmil..(.where the army may not let us take photos or pass next to the synagogue..!! so we can either go back or change the path.)

Then we continue toward:

* Al Jame3 al Omari

* The municipality of Beirut, passing in front of the samir kassir's garden and Al-Nahar building.

Then we walk toward the martyr's square and finally we reach Gemmayze again.

In this Tour you will have the oportunity to contemplate the most old streets where old red roof houses can still be found.

Here is the final Ashrafieh-Wadi abou Jmil Trail ( 7.58 km long.)We are sure that our program will be enjoyable to all. So many of us don’t know much about our capital, but it is never too late to discover!

Culture and fun all in one day….don’t miss it!





This is an "Private Event" 




For more:



  • Contact Baldati on  : 03-666565 04-922999
  • for e-payment problems : contact net-commerce
  • Cancellations and refunds are not permitted after reserving


Your Needs:
  • Clothing: Comfortable Shirt/Pants, Warm jacket, Hat/cap, HIKING BOOTS-A water proof suit will be needed in case of rainy day.
  • Water : at least 1 liters/person
  • Food : High-calorie quick-burn energy food , dried fruit, candy, fruitcake, small sandwiches, nuts, cookies
  • Backpack: Personal first aid kit - Camera, sunglasses, sunscreen.
  • Kindly check Baldati Hiking Club "Terms & Conditions" which you have to sign before taking the bus or pullman and go hiking with Baldati.

 " Smoking is not allowed with Baldati " is a nonprofit organization , all fees collected goes to cover the running costs of our ongoing development programs



Rita Kalindjian - baldati

2 days ago

2 ticket(s) purchased

Rita Mattar

2 days ago

2 ticket(s) purchased