Sin el Fil

Sin el-Fil is a suburb east of in the of the , Lebanon. Sin el Fil is situated nearby to .

Notable Places in the Area

The is the principal museum of archaeology in . Photo: Elie plus, Public domain.

The , which is officially known as the Nicolas Ibrahim , is a modern art and contemporary art museum in , . is situated 2½ km northwest of Sin el Fil. Photo: Bertilvidet, CC BY 2.5.

The is a five-star in , . Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY 2.0.

is a private Catholic research university in , , founded in 1875 by the Jesuits. is situated 3 km northwest of Sin el Fil. Photo: Eddy.dossantos2, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Localities in the Area

Bourj Hammoud, is a town and municipality in located north-east of the capital , in the and is part of Greater Beirut. Photo: Serouj, Public domain.

Mar Roukouz or Mar Roukoz is a village in the of the , .

is in , it is one of Beirut's oldest and most charming districts and is considered an important tourist outlet in Beirut where a great number of restaurants, coffee shops and nightclubs are located. Photo: Lebnen18, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Sin el Fil

33.878° or 33° 52' 40.7" north
35.54° or 35° 32' 23.8" east
United Nations Location Code
31 metres (102 feet)
Geo­Names ID

Also Known As

  • Arabic: سن الفيل
  • Dutch: Sin el Fil
  • Egyptian Arabic: سن الفيل
  • French: Sin el Fil
  • German: Sin el-Fil
  • Italian: Sin el Fil
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Sin el Fil
  • Persian: سن الفيل
  • Persian: سن الفیل
  • Urdu: سن الفیل

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