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Taste Lebanon - Private Day Tours

Beirut, Lebanon
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Fabulous Beirut

We booked this trip online from the UK. We weren't sure what to expect. We had brilliant... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
j9471
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Solihull, United Kingdom
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Perfect introduction to Beirut!

We were three people the first time in Beirut, we were looking for a different get-to-know of the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Line_Zurich
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Zurich, Switzerland
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Join us on our daily boutique tours and discover a hidden side to the country’s cuisine, delving deep into its history and its culture. Catering to each individual’s appetite, you’ll see places even locals might not know - let alone the guidebooks. It’s been said that food is the best expression of a nation’s heritage and nowhere is this more true than in Lebanon.
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“bites tour” (7 reviews)
“lebanese food” (11 reviews)
“local foods” (4 reviews)
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Beirut, Lebanon
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We booked this trip online from the UK. We weren't sure what to expect. We had brilliant communication from the outset. Iffat was a brilliant guide. She lives in Beirut so invaluable to have that local knowledge of such a fascinating city. We had loads...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were three people the first time in Beirut, we were looking for a different get-to-know of the city, its atmosphere and - its food;-). It was just perfect. Hisham explained a lot (really a lot!), introduced us by the way in Lebanese food and...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had a great day doing the beirut bites tour. Hisham was a great tour guide and we had some history lessons alongside some amazing food.(lots of) Definitely recommended if you visit Beirut. Ps a great bunch on the tour we had some from Brazil, Abu...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I have been in Beirut before, I was looking for something different to do this time, wanted to discover places that I would never find alone. Had huge expectations for the tour, all were exceed. Hisham was an excellent guide, he loves what he does....More

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Reviewed 15 May 2018 via mobile

A thoroughly enjoyable introduction to the varied and delicious street food of Beirut. Perfectly paced, engaging and fun, this was not only a perfect introduction to Lebanese food but also Beirut itself. Hisham was the perfect guide and his enthusiasm summed up my feelings about...More

Thank Derek C
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Reviewed 15 May 2018

This is the best way to be exposed to the many dishes Beirut has to offer. From sweet to savoury, the tour has you covered. Our guide Hisham provided an excellent description of the dishes and of the landmarks we passed. Be prepared to walk...More

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Reviewed 12 May 2018 via mobile

Outstanding food tour! Soooo gooood.. I’m originally from Lebanon but the food we had on this tour was some of the best I’ve had! Hisham was a great guide and all in all we had a great day. Make sure to put your walking shoes...More

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Reviewed 29 April 2018 via mobile

I ad anticipated more food tasting in this tour but in truth we enjoyed the tour so much we were not put out Marc was our guide and he did a great job the history of the city is incredible and growing up with the...More

Thank P R
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Reviewed 12 April 2018

We did Beirut Bites and a Rural Adventure with Iffat and Sidon Bites with Hisham. All 3 tours were fun, delicious, and educational. For the best overview of Beirut, do Beirut Bites your first day in this wonderful city. You will get a great overview...More

Thank Read P
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Reviewed 7 April 2018

We had the Beirut Bites tour and the Tripoli tour, both with Iffat. These were two of the best tours we ever had in 10y of travels. On the Beirut Bites, we spent a day walking around Beirut tasting different local foods and specialities. During...More

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Ric M
25 March 2018|
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Response from Michelle N | Reviewed this property |
I cannot add the website link or email address to this response, so I recommend that you Google "taste Lebanon" -- you want a site based in the UK with tastelebanon at the heart of the web address. There is a contact section... More
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are A
30 August 2017|
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Response from JoJo110865 | Reviewed this property |
Hi are A. You may have to check with Iffat or the other tour guide from Taste of Beirut as they may be able to make provisions for you but we walked all day on our tour. Hope this helps.
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SaadiAAS
12 August 2015|
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Response from JoslinKD | Property representative |
Hello, the price of the tour includes all food and beverage as part of the tour from 9am to about 6pm. You can visit Beirut anytime and mid September through Autumn is some of the most lovely times to spend in... More
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