When to find the cheapest flights to Beirut
Beirut: the Paris of the Middle East
|Beirut city centre|
|Rafic Hariri International Airport (BEY): 5 mi from city centre|
Flights to Beirut: practical information
Cheap airlines to Beirut
Lebanon is calling, are you ready for your holiday in Beirut? Flights to Beirut Rafik Hariri International Airport (BEY) are at the ready! From the UK, flights are only available from London with Pegasus Airlines, Lufthansa, Air France and Cyprus Airways, among others. Beirut is on the rise, so let's go!
When to book flights to Beirut
Beirut is a perfect alternative to those over-done, over-crowded beach tourist destinations. Summers here are hot but the sea will keep you cool. Book your flights to Beirut at least 4 months before you plan to travel.
- Peak season: April to June for warm, dry weather.
- Low season: July-August (due to humidity) and December-February (due to the rain).
Direct flights to Beirut take less than two hours from London.
Experience Beirut: what to see, what to do
Culture is extremely important to people from Lebanon and simple courtesies like saying "Bonjour" when you enter a shop will go a long way. From museums to the seaside and beaches, there's plenty to do while in Beirut!
Essentials in Beirut
Pigeon Rocks: These monumental rock arches jutting up out of the sea are one of the most popular places to visit while in Beirut. They're the perfect location to watch the sun set.
Beaches: Beirut is the perfect combination of city and sea. The coast is dotted with beach clubs, which you can enter for a day fee if you're not a member. Arrive early and soak up the sun!
Beirut's nightlife: What many visitors remember for years after visiting Beirut is the awesome nightlife. With live concerts every night, international musicians and DJs, huge dance floors and wicked trance music... it's a party-goers paradise!
Find more information on Lebanon Tourism.
Accommodations in Beirut
Beirut won't disappoint in the hotel category. There are plenty of cheap hotels in Beirut's city centre as well as luxury ones. Weekends tend to be cheaper but if you want a room close to the coast, be prepared to dish out a bit more for it, especially for a sea view.
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