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Pigeon Rocks in Raouche

| Raouché, Beirut, Lebanon
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A must-see place in Beirut

It's interesting to see a number of rocks standing in the sea just in front of you. Some of the... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Olga A
,
Frankfurt, Germany
Only take a photo

We got our taxi driver stopped to take Beirut's landmark : Pigeon Rocks. Also the drivers and... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Can B
,
Istanbul, Turkey
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good34%
  • Average17%
  • Poor2%
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| Raouché, Beirut, Lebanon
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Reviewed 2 days ago

It's interesting to see a number of rocks standing in the sea just in front of you. Some of the rocks are located further in the sea than others so you can only get there by the boat (which are plenty of those waiting to...More

Thank Olga A
Reviewed 4 days ago

We got our taxi driver stopped to take Beirut's landmark : Pigeon Rocks. Also the drivers and locals never say the rocks' name as Pigeon. Raouche or something like that. Only 2-5 minutes enough to take a selfie with it. That's all.

Thank Can B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Although the place has a nice view from the top (cafes or avenue), I was really disappointed of how dirty and not mentained the rocks and area around are. Go there for sunset only and enjoy a drink in one of the tourist traps cafes...More

Thank Razvan_RGR
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Rocks are great but the best are all the coffee shops overlooking it. Best place to watch the sun set over the Mediterranean

Thank ukdani80
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

we were looking forward to see these rocks, but we were not nicely surprised by so many rubbish on the way to Rocks...... Streets in town were much cleaner. Take proper shoes, very steep slope.

Thank Markéta V
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Been to Beirut a few times- these rocks always provide a soothing view in the pristine blue Mediterranean Sea. Something that stays there irrespective. An evening walk to this place is always very relaxing

Thank Parinjay
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you're near hear, why not stop by the pigeon rocks in Raouché, and admire the stone formations eroded by the sea. If you're not near, I would say it's worth sitting stuck in Beirut traffic for :)

Thank Ulrikb_123
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A nice view of the sea from this location and also an excellent place to take a lot of photos. Make it part of you cornice walk.

Thank walid m
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great walk for sunset. Lots of people but not noisy or disruptive. Erosion at its best. Couple of pricey cafes overlooking the rocks but keep walking, you can see it for free. And buy a flower necklace of gardenias for lgb 1000.

Thank Djodi
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

What is there to say about pigeon rock? This is a can't miss destination if you are in Beirut. It's like going to London and not seeing the tower bridge. I really look forward to seeing if I could charter a boat so we can...More

Thank Lawrencek220
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Mohammad K
22 June 2017|
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Response from soodprashant | Reviewed this property |
You can see it from rhe road. Its very close. Do boat rides in byblos
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Radwa S
1 July 2016|
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Response from worldender | Reviewed this property |
Once you are in Beirut center, take any taxi and ask to be driven there. From any point of central Beirut, it's around 20 minutes by taxi. Should not cost more than $10.
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Dalia R
21 December 2015|
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Response from Michaelrizk | Reviewed this property |
YES .. just put on your Winter Clothes .. the weather gonna be OK and you will enjoy a lot :) Have a nice trip
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