The country of Lebanon attracts many visitors each year with its rich and diverse cultural identity. Over 30 cities in the United Kingdom offer deals on flights, including popular airports such as London Heathrow and Gatwick. With flights for under £200, you can grab a great deal if you book early. With direct flights from London Heathrow costing over £350, you can grab a flight for almost half the cost by simply including one stop. For instance, with Aegean Airlines you can fly from London Heathrow to Athens International where you shall stop for less than 1 and a half hours, then you will fly on to Beirut, the capital city of Lebanon. The total travelling time is under 7 hours.The Beirut-Rafic Hariri International Airport is located 5 miles out of the city centre and is the hub for Middle East Airlines, the country's national carrier. It serves 45 airlines, including British Airways which directly connects it to London Heathrow, Air France and EgyptAir. There is no public transport to the airport except for taxis, but several bus routes do have stops nearby.
If you are looking for cheap flights to Lebanon then you are in luck! This popular holiday destination is served by over 30 cities in the UK so it's easy to find cheap flight tickets. August and Christmas are the most popular times to fly when the Lebanese community return home to reunite with their families. However, June is ideal when the weather in Lebanon is pleasantly hot, without being suffocating; perfect for lying on the beach and soaking up the sun! On the other hand, in March you can fly to Lebanon for less for the luxury of skiing in the morning and sunning in the afternoon. June is also a good time to find cheap flights to Lebanon since it is a little hotter, averaging 30°C, and there are no crowds of tourists or traffic jams which menace the country in July and August during the summer season. Alitalia and Turkish Airlines are just two low cost airline companies offering cheap flights from London to Beirut with stopovers in Rome and Istanbul respectively. Fly for less today and discover the country of Cedars with its thousand-year-old cedars, trendy nights out in Beirut, archeological sites in Baalbek, Byblos, Saïda and Tyr, vineyards in the valley of Beaqq, caves in Jeita, natural wonders in Harissa which resides in the bay of Jounieh, the Holy Valley of the Qadicha and its monasteries dug into the mountain. All that without forgetting about the magnificent landscapes in Chouf! Find the cheapest flight prices today and experience the welcoming hospitality and delicious Lebanese cuisine with Easyvoyage.
3rd-6th April: Irtijal. The International festival of free improvisation and experimental music in Lebanon, allows artists to express many different styles.10th April: The Baalbeck International Festival. The oldest and widely considered to be the most prestigious event in the Middle East. Can also run from early July to the end of August. Celebrates the Lebanese cultural image and tries to spread this to a worldwide audience with operas, jazz concerts and much more.30th June-27th July: Byblos International Festival. Featuring performances from internationally recognisable stars such as Lana Del Ray and Pet Shop Boys, the city creates an incredible backdrop to make the festival like no other.July-August: Beiteddine Art Festival. One of the leading festivals that take place in the Middle East, it features a wide variety of famous stars and Lebanese artists. 22nd-30th August: Douarnenez Cinema Festival. Every year different cultures are explored through fascinating films, literature and photography as directors and artists hold debates and talk with visitors.
Fly to Lebanon for less today! Using our online flight comparator tool you can find the cheapest African and Middle Eastern deals on flights to Lebanon and book your tickets with ease. Discover spectacular African scenery or ancient Middle Eastern cities for less with Easyvoyage. In the unlikely case that you aren’t quite taken by the holiday comparison offers available to Lebanon, check out our destination guides for more inspiration for your next adventure.
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