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Taste Lebanon - Private Day Tours

Beirut, Lebanon
+961 71 131 115
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We had a great tour with Iffat on a hot and humid day. We were late meeting her - traffic and a... read more

Reviewed 7 July 2018
calimother
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Beirut Bites

I did the Beirut Bites tour with Iffat and it was a great way to get to to know the city and sample... read more

Reviewed 6 July 2018
Elias F
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Join us on our daily boutique tours and discover a hidden side to the country’s cuisine, delving deep into its history and its culture. Catering to each individual’s appetite, you’ll see places even locals might not know - let alone the guidebooks. It’s been said that food is the best expression of a nation’s heritage and nowhere is this more true than in Lebanon.
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“bites tour” (7 reviews)
“lebanese food” (9 reviews)
“local foods” (4 reviews)
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Beirut, Lebanon
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+961 71 131 115
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Reviewed 7 July 2018 via mobile

We had a great tour with Iffat on a hot and humid day. We were late meeting her - traffic and a confused driver - but she was there waiting for us - much to our relief. Her knowledge of the city and its history...More

Thank calimother
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Reviewed 6 July 2018

I did the Beirut Bites tour with Iffat and it was a great way to get to to know the city and sample delicious food along the way. I've visited Beirut before but the tour gave me insight into the city's culture and history and...More

Thank Elias F
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Reviewed 5 July 2018

The Beirut Bites tour was an excellent way of getting a proper sense of Beirut's people, history and culture. Iffat, our guide, walked us through the city over the course of an entire day, during which we met locals, ate incredible and authentic food, and...More

Thank Nicholas R
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Reviewed 4 July 2018 via mobile

How can i make contact with iffat? I'm in beirut the 10 july and would like to make a food trip.pls contact me

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Reviewed 9 June 2018 via mobile

We booked this trip online from the UK. We weren't sure what to expect. We had brilliant communication from the outset. Iffat was a brilliant guide. She lives in Beirut so invaluable to have that local knowledge of such a fascinating city. We had loads...More

Thank j9471
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Reviewed 7 June 2018

We were three people the first time in Beirut, we were looking for a different get-to-know of the city, its atmosphere and - its food;-). It was just perfect. Hisham explained a lot (really a lot!), introduced us by the way in Lebanese food and...More

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Reviewed 4 June 2018 via mobile

Had a great day doing the beirut bites tour. Hisham was a great tour guide and we had some history lessons alongside some amazing food.(lots of) Definitely recommended if you visit Beirut. Ps a great bunch on the tour we had some from Brazil, Abu...More

Thank Paul W
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Reviewed 27 May 2018 via mobile

I have been in Beirut before, I was looking for something different to do this time, wanted to discover places that I would never find alone. Had huge expectations for the tour, all were exceed. Hisham was an excellent guide, he loves what he does....More

Thank Gilberto_Maluf
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Reviewed 15 May 2018 via mobile

A thoroughly enjoyable introduction to the varied and delicious street food of Beirut. Perfectly paced, engaging and fun, this was not only a perfect introduction to Lebanese food but also Beirut itself. Hisham was the perfect guide and his enthusiasm summed up my feelings about...More

Thank Derek C
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Reviewed 15 May 2018

This is the best way to be exposed to the many dishes Beirut has to offer. From sweet to savoury, the tour has you covered. Our guide Hisham provided an excellent description of the dishes and of the landmarks we passed. Be prepared to walk...More

1  Thank canadiantraveler8726
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25 March 2018|
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Response from Michelle N | Reviewed this property |
I cannot add the website link or email address to this response, so I recommend that you Google "taste Lebanon" -- you want a site based in the UK with tastelebanon at the heart of the web address. There is a contact section... More
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are A
30 August 2017|
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Response from JoJo110865 | Reviewed this property |
Hi are A. You may have to check with Iffat or the other tour guide from Taste of Beirut as they may be able to make provisions for you but we walked all day on our tour. Hope this helps.
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SaadiAAS
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Response from JoslinKD | Property representative |
Hello, the price of the tour includes all food and beverage as part of the tour from 9am to about 6pm. You can visit Beirut anytime and mid September through Autumn is some of the most lovely times to spend in... More
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