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We visited two Souks in Lebanon and this one was by far the best. Well worth a visit because it remains so authentic. A busy Souk used by locals to do their shopping.Very few tourists. Little labyrinthine streets full of old artisan type shops, e.g....More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Maria P
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Yes it is close on Friday afternoon and everyone will tell you that is open!!! Anyway we saw it just passing by before the Friday prayer but as we were planning to do other things we couldn’t stop and of course it was closed later....More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank Travelaround59
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I've been to many Souks across the middle east and it was a joy to find that the Souk in Sidon remains almost entirely used for locals rather than full of "tourist tat" (there is a small bit of it about if you want some...More

Date of experience: September 2019
1  Thank Jay3449
Reviewed 15 August 2019

Traveling up the souk from the sea castle, one of the first shops on the left is a little soap store. So interesting to visit, lots of nice smelling soaps to buy. They sell soap from syria there as well. The owner is at the...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank traveller40002
Reviewed 26 May 2019 via mobile

On the most intreating historical sites in lebanon, a must visit for to discover the lebanese tradition s that are still preserved in architecture and crafts

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank layalzaatari
Reviewed 14 May 2019

Whatever the country or city, souks give you a flavour of local artisans and products. The traditional cluster of shops from each profession was seen here as well, in particular the smell of the woodworkers. The lanes and alley ways meander and there would always...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Terry M
Reviewed 5 May 2019 via mobile

We had three chances to explore the soul over a ten day visit to Saida. Brilliant place to walk around. Shopping, people watching...

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank scoobsOxford
Reviewed 3 May 2019

You need to see this cultural part of this old city where you can buy artisanal souvenirs, food and sweets, and visit the old sites inside the souk.

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank FAFLANNOUDE
Reviewed 16 April 2019 via mobile

It’s a different site to explore in Saida, very interesting, full of culture. A mix of history and delicious food. Recommended

Date of experience: March 2019
1  Thank 462mirah
Reviewed 10 April 2019

We were visiting the crusaders castle which was just across the street. It is a nice souk filled mostly with modern Chinese made goods but it still retains it's character. Worth wandering through to find a place to get a coffee.

Date of experience: December 2018
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Response from scoobsOxford | Reviewed this property |
Yes. But some shops close on Fridays and some on Sundays. I actually liked it on Friday as it was quieter and you could see the streets/buildings a bit more.
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