Majdelyoun is a town in located 45 km from and 5 km east of Sidon at an elevation of 210 m above sea level. Majdelyoun occupies 150 ha.

Notable Places in the Area

Archaeological site
The is an ancient place of worship dedicated to Eshmun, the Phoenician god of healing. is situated 3½ km northwest of Majdelyoun. Photo: Elie plus, Public domain.

The Soap Museum is a museum in specialized in Levantine soaps. is situated 4 km west of Majdelyoun. Photo: BlingBling10, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Social facility
Ain al-Hilweh, also spelled as Ayn al-Hilweh and Ein al-Hilweh, is the largest Palestinian refugee camp in . is situated 4 km southwest of Majdelyoun.

Localities in the Area

is a small village in the of the in .

is a village in located 5 km East of and 45 km south of the capital and it overlooks the Mediterranean Sea. Photo: Philbous, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a village in the in South Lebanon. is situated 3 km north of Majdelyoun.


33.5587° or 33° 33' 31.4" north
35.4138° or 35° 24' 49.5" east
Open Location Code
216 metres (709 feet)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 6091036318
Geo­Names ID
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Also Known As

  • Arabic: مجدليون
  • Dutch: Majdelyoun
  • French: Majdelyoun
  • German: Majdelyoun
  • Italian: Majdelyoun
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Majdelyoun
  • Persian: مجدلیون
  • Majdaliyūn
  • Majdalyūn
  • Majdilyūn
  • Mejdelyoun
  • Mejdelyoûn

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