Ortada to Hleliye in Ras El-Maten

Ortada to Hleliye in Ras El-Maten

Ortada to Hleliye in Ras El-Maten

(Event costs 40,000 LL)
(this includes: Pullman transportation, Professional Guides, First-Aid Kit and Professional Photographer)
For more info, call Theo 03.582084
Or email: info@we-are-hikers.com

(our breakfast will be announced later)
(our lunch will be under the trees we take a 20mins break)

Ras el-Matn is a town in Lebanon located on the western steep slopes of Mount Lebanon, in the upper Matn section at varying elevation between 750m to 1000m above sea level.

It's known for its panoramic views and pine trees and its natural location giving a spectacular view to the western sections of el-Matn and the Mediterranean sea.

We start our hike in a village called Ortada, we pass through river of El-Delb, we also pass through a very old Romanian castle before we finish our event in Hlaliyye.

We are expected to start hiking at 10:30 - 10:45am and finish around 4:30 - 5:00pm

our hiking information:

- Distance: 17-18 km
- Hiking level Medium/Hard
- Cumulative ascent: +100m
- Cumulative descent: -100m
- Altitude: max 750m min 650m
- time for hiking between 4:30 till 5:00 hours
- we will have approximately 7 short breaks around 3 mins each before we reach the end; we also have 20mins lunch break in a beautiful views place.

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

- Backpack
- Cap or Hat
- Sunglasses
- Sunscreen
- hiking stick if needed
- 2 liters of water
- thin jacket in case you felt cold after finishing the hike.
- fried fruits or chocolate power bars for hiking or sandwiches from home.

This hike is considered Medium for professional hikers and Hard for beginner but it can be finished without any problem. All ages are accepted to join us.

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