HOW TO GET TO
Transportation is available from Beirut to Beiteddine on performance days.
Departure location: Beirut downtown, behind Starco Center
Pullman departures: Between 5:00 pm and 7:00 pm
Pullman tickets: 12,000 LBP roundtrip. Tickets can be purchased before getting into the bus, no need to reserve your seats in advance.
2 free parking lots are allocated for the Beiteddine Festival : 1 parking in Beiteddine/Baakline roundabout and 1 at the Mir Amine Palace. Follow the â€œBeiteddine Festivalâ€ signs for directions.
Free shuttles from parking lots to Beiteddine venue are available. Last shuttle leaves the parking lot at 8:30 pm.
Beiteddine lies around 45 km south east of Beirut. It is situated around 900 meters above sea level and is accessible via two main routes:
One route goes South from Beirut and then turns Eastward at Damour and back towards the Northeast to get to Beiteddine.
The second route by which Beiteddine is accessible goes up the mountains following the Damascus highway and then turns into the Chouf Mountains at Mudairej going through Ain Dara, Ain Zhalta and passing below the Barouk Cedars.