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Mleeta

Jarjou-Ein Boswar Road,, Iqlim al Tuffah, Lebanon
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Inspiring

Situated on a hill overlooking the valley of “Iklim al tuffah”. This site was initially a base used... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Elie Y
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Beirut, Lebanon
via mobile
Very nicely made and not overheroic

Friends recommended me this place as it gives you comprehensive information regarding the Israeli... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Swen W
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Baden, Schweiz
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Historical place, war museum.
  • Excellent73%
  • Very good24%
  • Average3%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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Jarjou-Ein Boswar Road,, Iqlim al Tuffah, Lebanon
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Situated on a hill overlooking the valley of “Iklim al tuffah”. This site was initially a base used by hezbollah during the occupation of Southern Lebanon by israel. First of all, The tour starts with an interesting film that explains the history of the conflict...More

Thank Elie Y
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Friends recommended me this place as it gives you comprehensive information regarding the Israeli occupation and the therefore formed ressistance. Regarding other reviews I disagree that it gives you a lot of information about the civil war in general. I got there with a rental...More

Thank Swen W
Reviewed 23 August 2017

The Mleeta landmark is a must see! The war reconstructions are striking of realism, and the trail is wisely and interestingly created. Much information is provided throughout the visit and tourist guides will happily accompany you to explain along. I definitely recommend this place, as...More

Thank elektrasantorini
Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

4000 L.P. Per person. This includes a free introductory guide talk, the film with English subtitles, and a self-guided tour through the abyss, the tunnel, the exhibition hall, and the hill. Don't miss the gift shop! The cost of maintaining the gardens and the grounds...More

Thank Brannon W
Reviewed 12 June 2017

it's interesting. Not the usual museum experience. We were in Sour and decided to do a detour to visit the museum. It shows the guerrilha strategies used to recover the Lebanese territories invaded by Israel.

Thank Leo A
Reviewed 12 June 2017

Excellent to have a second view of the continuing tensions in the region. Grab a minibus from the Bus stop in J'Neh next to the Kuwaiti Embassy area down to Habbouch Bridge (should be around 4,000 Leb Pounds). From there, grab one of the taxis...More

Thank bobbyleroux1983
Reviewed 15 May 2017

Mleeta offers definitely an interesting experience about the Israeli-Lebanese war, and at last , under a different point of view! The location is highly impressive on a hill 70 Km from Beirut in the Nabatieh region, a unique scenery. On display weapons used during the...More

Thank AlbertoS59
Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

I meant by different, being a symbol of specific period of time that shows how concerned parties were dedicated to their cause! Impressive one. Beautiful view as well.

Thank Nour R
Reviewed 20 April 2017

This is one for the books. Located in a fairly remote area of Lebanon in hills previously defended by Hezbollah during the 1982 war, it’s about 80 kilometers and as many minutes to get here from Beirut. A car is essential, with ideally a driver...More

Thank midway42
Reviewed 8 April 2017

Definitely worth a visit but be prepared for a large amount of propaganda... I visited this place as part of a conference i attended in Lebanon and it was definitely interesting. Built about ten years ago as a memorial/museum to the 2006 war with israel...More

Thank Calum S
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Michael B
31 May 2017|
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Response from Calum S | Reviewed this property |
I visited in March as part of a conference in Beirut, i went with 4 Americans there who didn't encounter any trouble at all. Indeed 1 of them works in Beirut and the other two study in Beirut and Tehran and encounter no... More
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