in Mohafazat Aakkâr, Lebanon

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
34.543 and 36.080 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 34° 32' 34" and E 36° 4' 46"
Currency and Currency Code:
Pound - LBP
Spoken languages:
Arabic, French, English, Armenian
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 06:04 AM (Thursday)
Timezone: Asia/Beirut
UTC/GMT offset: 2 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:20 am and 6:57 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-27.600 and -144.317 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
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Current travel safety evaluation for Lebanon in Western Asia

Safety Score: 3,4 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning please reconsider your need to travel to Lebanon.

Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning Lebanon. Last Update: 2020-04-01 07:28:26

Discover Halba

Halba in Mohafazat Aakkâr is a town in Lebanon about 56 mi (or 90 km) north-east of Beirut, the country's capital city.

Current time in Halba is now 06:04 AM (Thursday). The local timezone is named Asia / Beirut with an UTC offset of 3 hours. We know of 8 airports near Halba, of which 4 are larger airports. The closest is airport we know is Bassel Al-Assad International Airport in Syria in a distance of 60 mi (or 96 km). The closest airport in Lebanon is Beirut Rafic Hariri International Airport in a distance of 60 mi (or 96 km), North. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There are several Unesco world heritage sites nearby. The closest heritage site is Crac des Chevaliers and Qal’at Salah El-Din in Syria at a distance of 20 mi (or 31 km). The closest in Lebanon is Ouadi Qadisha (the Holy Valley) and the Forest of the Cedars of God (Horsh Arz el-Rab) in a distance of 21 mi (or 31 km), North-East.

When in this area, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Al Karimah, Sir ed Danniye, As Safsafah, Al Hamidiyah and Tallkalakh. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 18°C / 64 °F

Morning Temperature 12°C / 53 °F
Evening Temperature 16°C / 60 °F
Night Temperature 13°C / 56 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 46%
Air Pressure 1014 hPa
Wind Speed Moderate breeze with 9 km/h (6 mph) from East
Cloud Conditions Few clouds, covering 11% of sky
General Conditions Few clouds

Friday, 3rd of April 2020

19°C (67 °F)
13°C (56 °F)
Light rain, moderate breeze, few clouds.

Saturday, 4th of April 2020

20°C (68 °F)
17°C (63 °F)
Sky is clear, light breeze, clear sky.

Sunday, 5th of April 2020

27°C (81 °F)
16°C (61 °F)
Overcast clouds, gentle breeze.

Videos from this area

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Published: May 27, 2013
Length: 51:45 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Majd Mohamad

قام فريق جيل الحريّة في طرابلس-لبنان بنشاط الرسم للأطفال (6-7سنوات) في مدرسة النور بعكار وقد استمر النشاط...

Lebanon Off Road 4x4 by ShubadaK Team official Sponser Part 2

Published: August 21, 2011
Length: 12:02 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: shubadakgroup

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Published: March 31, 2013
Length: 27:51 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: abu taha

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Published: March 02, 2009
Length: 22:47 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: bebnin198

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Published: March 21, 2009
Length: 58:25 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Libanon198

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First Cob Wall in Madhala Village

Published: August 21, 2012
Length: 03:02 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Ziad Chawkat

A group of Madhala Village residents working together on, possibly the first cob wall in the region in decades. This wall is an attempt on reviving a traditional building methods.

VBT 2004.13 Biblos, Kedar .flv

Published: January 24, 2010
Length: 25:38 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Dele Gakovo

Velika bliskoistočna tura: Turska - Sirija - Liban, 9-25.4.2004. (... BIBLOS .. KEDAR, noć pred uspon na Crni rog, najviši vrh Bliskog istoka), vođa puta Aleksandar Damjanović.


Published: October 23, 2014
Length: 41:40 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Fady Habli

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Published: March 02, 2009
Length: 33:13 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: bebnin198

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Bebnin Akkar ببنين عكار

Published: March 02, 2009
Length: 47:07 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Libanon198

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Attractions and noteworthy things

Distances are based on the centre of the city/town and sightseeing location. This list contains brief abstracts about monuments, holiday activities, national parcs, museums, organisations and more from the area as well as interesting facts about the region itself. Where available, you'll find the corresponding homepage. Otherwise the related wikipedia article.


Miniara (also transliterated Minyara) is a village in the District of Akkar, North Lebanon, 9 kilometers east of the Mediterranean Sea, and 3 kilometers south of Halba. The population is between 7,000 and 10,000. Miniara is the birthplace of Ibrahim BEIK El-SARRAF.

Located at 34.5325, 36.0608 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
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Populated places in Lebanon

Cheikh Mohammad

Cheikh Mohammad is a village situated in the Lebanese Akkar District. Situated 400 metres above sea level, in between two mountains, it overlooks the Akkar plains and sea. It is made up of approximately 450 houses, with 99% of the population being Christian, mostly Orthodox and Melkite Catholics. This small village contains two schools, a primary and secondary as well as two churches, one dating back hundreds of years. And the very first hospital in AKKAR .

Located at 34.55, 36.0833 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Lebanon

This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Aakar, Ḩalbā, ‘Akkār, Halbe, Akkar, Halba, حلبا, عكار