Diving in Lebanon

Lebanon is a Middle Eastern country known by its multiculturality and its moderate climate. Close to the sea, the mountains make a beautiful landscape. The main tourist attractions in the country include the impressive Jeita grotto, the Baalbek temple, and the Cedars forest. Nevertheless, each region has its unique attractions that go from natural landscapes and outdoor activities to famous historical places.

Welcome to the birthplace of Scuba Diving, The Mediterranean. You will find warm waters all year round, with temperatures that go from 15º C (59º F) to 30º C (86º F). Divers of all levels will find the perfect place to explore, from shipwrecks, caverns, walls to beautiful artificial reefs scattered throughout the coast. You won’t have any problems getting to the different dive sites, as most of them are easily accessible by a short boat ride. The active dive centers in the country offer all kinds of diving services from boat rides, tank fills and equipment rental to qualified divers.

Facts about Lebanon

Languages en, ar
Currency USD
Timezone UTC+02:00
Tipping 0-10% / Restaurant Staff / Service charges are typically added to restaurant bills, eliminating the need to tip.
Network Provider MIC1 (Alfa), MIC2/LibanCell/MTC
Dial Code 961
Electricity 230 V / 50 Hz
Power Plug Type A, B, C, D, G
Wildlife in Lebanon
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Sharks
Angel Shark
Rays
Eagle Ray
Stingrays
Turtles
Green Sea Turtle
Fishes
Moray Eel
Lionfish
Wrasse
Snapper
Soldierfish
Damselfish
Molluscs
Octopus
Wildlife in Lebanon
  Jan - Mar Apr - Jun Jul - Sep Oct - Dec
Sharks
Angel Shark
Rays
Eagle Ray
Stingrays
Turtles
Green Sea Turtle
Fishes
Moray Eel
Lionfish
Wrasse
Snapper
Soldierfish
Damselfish
Molluscs
Octopus

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