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Just a border gate

OK, it isn't really that interesting. Just a closed border gate. But you do get to peek through and... read more

Reviewed 15 January 2018
TravelingFamilyTrip
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Chicago, Illinois
On the edge

We took pictures here, and our guide convinced some soldiers to come out and be photographed by our... read more

Reviewed 14 January 2018
therese l
,
Cobleskill, New York
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Kefar Rosh HaNiqra, Israel
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Reviewed 15 January 2018

OK, it isn't really that interesting. Just a closed border gate. But you do get to peek through and see Lebanon on the other side.

Thank TravelingFamilyTrip
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Reviewed 14 January 2018

We took pictures here, and our guide convinced some soldiers to come out and be photographed by our group...interesting to see the young Israeli soldiers next to the "soft" American tourists...

Thank therese l
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Reviewed 13 January 2018

Don't know why our tour guide insisted on coming here. On the way you can see red sign about "Mine Alerts" We get to the end of the road and she pointed out how the military army were in the buildings atop the mountain and...More

Thank bilasi
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Reviewed 17 September 2017

The Israeli border with Lebanon is marked by yellow colored steel gates and patrolled by members of the IDF. The border is just 120 kilometers from Beirut. The border extends out into the Mediterranean Sea is marked by yellow buoys and sonar markers and patrolled...More

Thank Marf13669
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Reviewed 14 September 2017

I was expecting fortifications and lots of soldiers - instead there's a gate across the road and a lone soldier. Nothing to see on the other side. However the soldier was very friendly and you could have a photo with him which was kind of...More

Thank sarah f
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Reviewed 20 August 2017

Those on the other side- be it the Lebanese Army or Hizbollah- are not at peace and have no relationship with the State of Israel. So thrill seekers can stand at this secured uneventful border where no actions have taken place. Yes. it's a bit...More

Thank Buc_Haish
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Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

There's been so many wars and tension on the is Israel-Lebanon border that it's awfully fun to walk up to the border fence and look on the other side. Granted there's not much to see but that's not the point. It's just exciting to be...More

Thank stuartled
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Reviewed 13 June 2017 via mobile

This Israeli/Lebanese boarder was able to be used, up until 1967, which is when the Arab-Israeli war ended. Now this is as close as anyone can get to Israeli/Lebanon boarder, with UN officials, protecting the peace and "no mans land" between the boarder fences. As...More

4  Thank NeilC2607
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Reviewed 8 May 2017

The Lebanese border with Israel is a place like no other. Just below the border is the popular tourist attraction of the Rosh Hanikra Grottos, and the railroad tunnel blown up by Israel in 1948 to prevent an invasion from the north. On the top...More

Thank Joseph B
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Reviewed 16 April 2017

The place is interesting; even there aren't much to sea. Get a clear idea of distances to nearest capitals (Beirut in Lebanon is almost half a way closer then Jerusalem).

Thank danyblq
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