Batroun is a port city in northern Lebanon, capital and administrative center of the district eponymous. North gate and adjoining the Mount Lebanon area, the town of Batroun extends along the sea until the first hills to the east, an area of 4.68 km 2.
Batroun is a major tourist destination in North Lebanon. The town boasts historic churches from the medieval era. The town is also a major beach resort (knowing that batroun is one of the cleanest rock and pebble beaches in Lebanon) with a vibrant nightlife that includes pubs and nightclubs. Citrus groves surround Batroun, and the town has been famous (from the early twentieth century) for its fresh lemonade sold at the cafés and restaurants on its main street. In 2009, the Batroun International Festival was born. It started hosting leading local and international artists. The festival takes place usually in July and/or August of each year in the old harbor area.
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