Ammiq Reserve, Bekaa

Ammiq Reserve, Bekaa

Ammiq Reserve, Bekaa

(Event costs 45,000 LL for Adults, younger than 18 will have 25% discount and younger than 13 are for FREE but they have to come with one of their parents)
(this includes: Pullman transportation, Professional Guides, Entrance to Reserve, First-Aid Kit and Professional Photographer)
For more info, call Theo 03.582084
Or email: info@we-are-hikers.com

(smoking is not allowed during hiking)
(eating/drinking is not allowed in the Pullman)
(Using Phones or Cameras are only allowed to take photos of the nature, only WeAreHikers photographer is allowed to take photos to the hikers as anyone who prefers not to can inform us)

(our breakfast will be in Wooden Bakery or Moulin D'or)
(our lunch will be under the trees we take a 20mins break)

The Aammiq Wetland (the name is also sometimes transliterated as "Ammiq") is the largest remaining freshwater wetland in Lebanon, a remnant of much more extensive marshes and lakes that once existed in the Bekaa Valley.

It has been designated an Important Bird Area in the Middle East, is included in the Directory of Wetlands in the Middle East, was declared Ramsar Convention site number 978 in 1999, and most recently (2005) was designated, with Al Shouf Cedar Nature Reserve, a “Biosphere reserve” by UNESCO.

our hiking information:

- Distance: 10 - 11km
- Hiking level Medium/Easy
- Cumulative ascent: +200m
- Cumulative descent: -200m
- Altitude: max 900m min 700m
- time for hiking between 4:30
- we will have approximately 10 short breaks around 3 mins each before we reach the end.

best stuff to bring with you for hiking are the following:

- Backpack
- ID Card or Passport
- Self Insurance Card
- Hiking shoes needed always.
- Cap or Hat
- Sunglasses
- Sunscreen
- Hiking stick if needed
- 2 liters of water
- Thin jacket in case you felt cold.
- Dried fruits or chocolate power bars for hiking or sandwiches from home.

(smoking is not allowed during hiking)
(eating/drinking is not allowed in the Pullman)
(Using Phones or Cameras are only allowed to take photos of the nature, only WeAreHikers photographer is allowed to take photos to the hikers as anyone who prefers not to can inform us)

For all who are intrested, please contact us through Whatsapp or Call 03.582084 for confirmation to save seats for you.

(we should return back to Dora at 7:00pm max if nothing un-expected happened)