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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 1 week ago
Champaign-Urbana, Illinois
Worth a visit

It is a small temple and a church but worth visiting. View is amazing. Unfortunately no guide... read more

Reviewed 4 March 2018
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Reviewed 1 week ago

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..

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

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

Thank Ibrahim B
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

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!

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.

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

Thank Saranya R
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

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.

Thank Roger D
Reviewed 2 January 2017

These fantastic ancient Roman ruins are a reminder of not only how old the Lebanon region is but how much history there is to see and experience. These ruins are currently under partial restoration but are still worth visiting. We visited during a snow storm...More

Thank Tony W
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