Beirut, Baabda and Bhamdoun, are nearby areas which are also worth discovering.
To better understand Beirut, take a trip to one of its fabulous cultural destinations. Learn, admire and be thoroughly entertained in the variety of museums including Planet Discovery and the National Museum of Beirut.
There are a number of picturesque outdoor attractions here as well so make sure you enjoy the nearby green spaces. Rest a while and enjoy the cool shade in local parks and gardens such as Sanayeh Park.
Beirut offers a range of unique attractions including Clock Tower, Martyrs Square and Pigeon Rocks. Should you feel the need for a little spiritual renewal, spend a little time at the area’s most important religious sites, such as the Mohammed Al Amin Mosque.
If you have a passion for golf, take a trip to the Golf Club of Lebanon. It’s a great way to get out and enjoy the fresh air.
If you are looking to give your credit card a workout, visit Hamra Street and the Le Mall Sin El Fil.
Sports fans should book tickets for nearby Camille Chamoun Sports City Stadium to see the Lebanon National Football Team taking on visiting rivals. On game days follow the river of red and green, to the stadium, then after the final whistle blows, join local soccer lovers in the nearby pubs for a few post-game beers.
At the end of a long day enjoying Jiyeh, get a good nights sleep in one of the area’s popular bed-and-breakfasts, hotels or short-stay apartments. The Plaza Hotel, the Gefinor Rotana Hotel and the Raouche Arjaan by Rotana are just some of the best places to stay while you are enjoying this special area.