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Old looking souks

We didn’t have much time in this village, but we did stop for a quick beer and walk around the... read more

Reviewed 22 August 2018
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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nice sight

The temple is being renovated but you can still see the tall columns and walls. Area has natural... read more

Reviewed 9 July 2018
Champaign-Urbana, Illinois
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Aug 21, 2018
“Old looking souks ”
Jul 9, 2018
“nice sight”
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Reviewed 22 August 2018 via mobile

We didn’t have much time in this village, but we did stop for a quick beer and walk around the ruins. There are lots of restaurants and bars around the columns and sweet little shops / shouk.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank chantellehowes
Reviewed 9 July 2018

The temple is being renovated but you can still see the tall columns and walls. Area has natural rock formations that are very nice by themselves..

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank TAA17
Reviewed 4 March 2018

It is a small temple and a church but worth visiting. View is amazing. Unfortunately no guide available for any explanations

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank aks132016
Reviewed 13 January 2018 via mobile

Very interesred ruins place to read about and chexk out. Its reallt big to see and very nice beautiful landscape

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank ibrahimb360
Reviewed 8 January 2018

On your way to Faraiya, this is a beautiful site to make a brief visit. It is a small ruin that dates back to the 3rd century AD and has lots of history. As with many ruins in Lebanon, it is one that visitors can...More

Date of experience: January 2018
2  Thank GypsyMB
Reviewed 1 November 2017 via mobile

Very nice but small site! There are some explanations about the history of the ruins and the temple. I was during the preparations of the kfardebian festival! A very scenic view for shows!

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank ananastravels
Reviewed 29 August 2017 via mobile

They are not as impressive as Baalback, but still quite interesting. The area around the temple itself is gorgeous with mountains and valleys. We took some great pictures. It cost very little to visit the ruins do I highly recommend it.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank sylvieFS
Reviewed 27 April 2017

Assure a guide with you while visiting the historical ruins of Fatra Temple. Sitting there on the rocks with some history in back ground along with a cool breeze is amazing. Can complete visiting the two spots in same compound in less than two hours....More

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank SaranyaR25
Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

We were skiing in Mzaar and I had read that this was just a few kilometers away, so we decided to check it out. The ruins on the left (with the Roman columns and Dolomite rocks) are fenced and are open between 9 and 3....More

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank Jmarshall95678
Reviewed 13 March 2017

We had not visited Faqra since more that five years. The place is still great and is currently under renovation.

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank Roger D
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