Lebanon Travel Planning & Travel Tips

Americans living in or visiting Lebanon are encouraged to register at the Consular Section of the U.S. Embassy in Beirut and obtain updated information on travel and security within Lebanon.

U.S. Embassy Beirut

Awkar - Facing the Municipality, Main Street
Beirut, Lebanon
Tel: 961-4-542-600
Fax: 961-4-544-861


The best time to visit would be April-December. Most of the rain falls December-March, but rainfall generally doesn't last long and won't ruin a trip. In summer, the mountains offer cool relief from hot coastal temperatures, but in winter, it can get very cold there.

Calling Internationally: 

Dial 011 + 961+ City Code + local number


Lebanon's electrical current is 220/50*110/50 (volts/Hz) and uses the plug adaptors listed below. Many North American appliances are designed to operate only within the 100-125 volt range. These appliances will suffer damage if plugged into 220-250 volts without the proper transformer or converter.

Travel Insurance for Lebanon Trips: 

You should consider the benefits of travel insurance as part of your Lebanon travel planning. Most travelers look for travel tips that discuss the importance of travel insurance and travel insurance through Travel Guard can provide important coverage for your trip.

Whether you're taking a family vacation or business trip, Travel Guard has a plan for your Lebanon travel. These plans may include valuable medical expense coverage, trip interruption, medical emergency assistance and treatment services and more. And with Travel Guard's 24-hour assistance line, your coverage can act as a travel guide should your plans change.*

For more than 20 years, Travel Guard's plans have covered millions of travelers throughout the world. We're America's leading provider of travel insurance plans and assistance programs and we're here to help you 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Coverage provided through Travel Guard is easy to buy and with our 24-hour emergency travel services it's even easier to use.


*Non-insurance services provided by Travel Guard.