Private tour: Where orange blossoms bloom and tradition lives on
About this tour
About this tour
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Mesmerize your senses through an aromatic tour around Maghdouche. Get ready to walk through vast, beautiful, orange blossom plantations and factories, and help local villagers with their production of orange blossom water and syrups. Walk by the ancient Roman ruins and trails, take a stroll through the charming small streets of the town, and visit the famous Lady of Awaiting.
About the Location:
Maghdouche is well known for harvesting the orange flower and using it in local products, such as orange-blossom water, marmalades and syrups. At the beginning of the spring season, locals, farmers, and families all come together and participate in picking beautiful flowers to be sold or distilled. Join the villagers in picking out the flowers and enjoy a beautiful day in the sun. Then visit Maghdouche’s most famous site, Our Lady of Awaiting, a cave where it is believed that Virgin Mary waited for Jesus while he visited neighboring villages. Behind the shrine, you can find an old Roman trail and carved stones that illustrate biblical events. Come visit and take in a breath of nature and fresh air.
- What to bring:
- Cash money if you wanted to buy local products from region
- Water bottle
- Shoes: trail running or hiking shoes are the best option. Otherwise, any running shoes or a comfortable one for the whole day
This Live Love Tour is powered by SEAL. It aims to foster authentic experiences & develop the economy and tourism in Rural Lebanon.