Baalbeck Ruins

Local nameقلعة بعلبك
LocationBaalbeck, Lebanon

Baalbek (), properly Baʿalbek and also known as Balbec, Baalbec or Baalbeck, is a town in the Anti-Lebanon foothills east of the Litani River in Lebanon's Beqaa Valley, about 85 km northeast of Beirut and about 75 km north of Damascus. The capital of Baalbek-Hermel Governorate, Baalbek has a population of approximately 82,608, mostly Shia Muslims, followed by Sunni Muslims and a minority of Christians. It is reckoned a stronghold of the Shi'a Hezbollah movement. It is home to the annual Baalbeck International Festival.

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Address Baalbek Beirut, Lebanon

Coordinates 34°0'22.848" N 36°12'14.948" E

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