Kannoubine Valley

St Elisha Monastery


You go down to the venerable Deir Mar Elyshaa by the road of the Holly Valley, surrounded by the most spectacular natural scenery imaginable….

Hawqa Monastery


The monastery is composed of a sanctuary and a few hermitages. It was built during the 13th century in a voided rock face transformed…

The Maronites


The Maronites, Eastern Catholics, derive their name from the celebrated Saint Maron [350-410 A.D.] who lived in Apamea in what is now Syria. There,…