HIKING From Hadchit to wadi Annoubin Becharre district/north
Date: Sunday 28 January 2018
Team name:"Golden Feet"
Wadi annoubin in kadisha valley or "wadi el kidissine",one of the deepest and most beautiful valleys in lebanon. Caves, chapels, hermitages and monasteries cut from rock are scattered along the ancient valley.
The valley itself was carved by the kadisha river.
In 1998,"UNESCO" added the valley to the list world heritage sites.
Our hike: We will start our walk from Hadchit village; We will pass by an old mill and the monastery of Saints Sarkiss & Bakhos which was built in 11th century,then we will pass by historical monastries: deir salib-deir mar youhana-deir mar antonios-deir ste chmouna-deir ma chalita-deir mar gerges,until we reach the main road that will lead us to Saidet Kannoubine monastery, one of the oldest Monasteries in Lebanon, it was built in a rocky pit,then we will pass by ste marina.lunch break will be in nature in a nice place near this monasterie (plz bring your snacks with you). From there we will continue the second part of our path downhill the valley, crossing “nahr kadiisha” On an amazing bridge over the river going to annoubin village Where we will pass by an many ruins of old houses and hermitages till we will arrive to the hermitage of mar sarkis and to the amazing “deir mar aboun “ Where it is currently being renovated.
Then we will continue our walk return to region mar lichaa where we are leaving in bus.
Departure:8:00 AM from jounieh near "cafe abi nasr" behind stade fouad chehab.
For reservation and for more information: Roland Kamel:03/418894