Beirut

Beirut is the capital city of with a population of approximately 2.1 million people in its metropolitan area. The city is on a relatively small headland jutting into the east Mediterranean.
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Popular Destinations

is in Beirut, 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.

is the central district of Beirut, with its outdoor cafes restaurants and high end designer stores. Photo: Radi83, CC BY-SA 2.5.

is in Beirut. Prior to 1975, Street was referred to as Beirut's "Champs Elysées" as it was frequented by tourists all year round.

is an upscale residential neighborhood of Beirut.

Notable Places in the Area

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

Park
is an urban park in the heart of the capital of , Beirut.

Museum
The , which is officially known as the Nicolas Ibrahim , is a modern art and contemporary art museum in Beirut, . Photo: Bertilvidet, CC BY 2.5.

Museum
Bayt Beirut is a museum and urban cultural center celebrating the history of Beirut and namely the civil war. Photo: Elie plus, CC0.

Destinations

Ain El Mraisseh is in Beirut, situated along Beirut's coastal Cornish, which stretches for several kilometers, and is only a few minutes away from the renovated city center.

is in Beirut. The has always been a tourist attraction.

is in Beirut. is one of Beirut's most prestigious residential neighborhoods where also some of the most important fashion boutiques are found. Photo: A.K.Khalifeh, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Localities in the Area

is in Beirut. The is one of the luxurious residential districts of the Capital.

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

Town
is the capital city of as well as the capital of , western . Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY 3.0.

Beirut

Latitude
33.8671° or 33° 52' 1.6" north
Longitude
35.496° or 35° 29' 45.5" east
Open Location Code
8G5QVF8W+R9
Population
1,250,000
IATA airport code
BEY
United Nations Location Codes
LB BEY and LB BYT
Elevation
40 metres (131 feet)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 289346590
Geo­Names ID
276781
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Also Known As

  • Abkhazian: Birut
  • Achinese: Bairut
  • Achinese: Beirut
  • Afar: Beyrut
  • Afrikaans: Beiroet
  • Albanian: Beirut
  • Albanian: Bejrut
  • Albanian: Bejruti
  • Amharic: ቤይሩት
  • Arabic: Beirut
  • Arabic: بيروت
  • Arabic: بَيْرُوت
  • Aragonese: Beirut
  • Armenian: Բեյ­րութ
  • Armenian: Բեյրութ
  • Armenian: Պէյրութ
  • Assamese: বেইৰুট
  • Assamese: বেইৰুত
  • Asturian: Beirut
  • Azerbaijani: Beyrut
  • Bashkir: Бәйрүт
  • Basque: Beirut
  • Belarusian: Бейрут
  • Belarusian: Бэйрут
  • Bengali: বৈরুত
  • Bosnian: Bejrut
  • Breton: Beirout
  • Bulgarian: Бейрут
  • Burmese: ဘေရွတ်မြို့
  • Catalan: Beirut
  • Cebuano: Beirut
  • Central Bikol: Beirut
  • Central Kurdish: بەیرووت
  • Chechen: Бейрут
  • Chinese: Beirut
  • Chinese: 貝魯特
  • Chinese: 贝鲁特
  • Chinese: 高壓行動
  • Chuvash: Бейрут
  • Croatian: Beirut
  • Czech: Bejrút
  • Danish: Beirut
  • Dimli (individual language): Beyrut
  • Dutch: Beiroet
  • Eastern Mari: Бейрут
  • Egyptian Arabic: بيروت
  • Erzya: Бейрут ош
  • Esperanto: Bejruto
  • Estonian: Beirut
  • Extremaduran: Beirut
  • Faroese: Beirut
  • Fiji Hindi: Beirut
  • Finnish: Beirut
  • French: Beyrouth
  • Gagauz: Beyrut
  • Galician: Beirut
  • Georgian: ბეირუთი
  • German: Beirut
  • German: Beyrut
  • Greek: Βηρυτός
  • Guarani: Beirut
  • Gujarati: બેરૂત
  • Haitian: Bewout
  • Hakka Chinese: Beirut
  • Hausa: Beirut
  • Hausa: Berut
  • Hawaiian: Beirut
  • Hebrew: ביירות
  • Hebrew: בירות
  • Hindi: बेयरूत
  • Hindi: बेरूत
  • Hungarian: Bejrút
  • Icelandic: Beirút
  • Ido: Beirut
  • Iloko: Beirut
  • Inari Sami: Beirut
  • Indonesian: Beirut
  • Interlingua (International Auxiliary Language Association): Beirut
  • Interlingue: Beirut
  • Irish: Béiriút
  • Italian: Beirut
  • Japanese: ベイルート
  • Javanese: Beirut
  • Kabiyè: Peehiruti
  • Kabyle: Birut
  • Kalaallisut: Beirut
  • Kannada: ಬೈರುತ್
  • Kara-Kalpak: Beyrut
  • Kazakh: Бейрут
  • Kirghiz: Бейрет шаары
  • Kirghiz: Бейрут
  • Korean: 베이루트
  • Kurdish: Bêrût
  • Lao: Beirut
  • Latin: Berytus
  • Latvian: Beirūta
  • Ligurian: Beirut
  • Limburgan: Beiroet
  • Lithuanian: Beirutas
  • Livvi: Beirut
  • Lombard: Beirut
  • Luxembourgish: Beirut
  • Macedo-Romanian: Beirut
  • Macedonian: Бејрут
  • Maithili: बेरुत
  • Malagasy: Beirut
  • Malay: Beirut
  • Malayalam: ബെയ്റൂത്ത്
  • Malayalam: ബെയ്‌റൂത്ത്
  • Maltese: Bejrut
  • Manx: Beirut
  • Marathi: बैरूत
  • Mazanderani: بیروت
  • Min Dong Chinese: Beirut
  • Min Nan Chinese: Beyrouth
  • Minangkabau: Beirut
  • Mingrelian: ბეირუთი
  • Mirandese: Beirute
  • Moksha: Бейрут ошсь
  • Mongolian: Бейрут
  • Moroccan Arabic: بيروت
  • Neapolitan: Beirut
  • Nepali: बेय्रुत
  • Nepali: बेरुत
  • Newari: बेय्रुत
  • Northern Luri: بیروت
  • Northern Sami: Beirut
  • Norwegian: Beirut
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Beirut
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Beirut
  • Novial: Beyrut
  • Occitan (post 1500): Beirot
  • Official Aramaic (700-300 BCE): ܒܝܪܘܬ
  • Old English (ca. 450-1100): Berytus
  • Oriya: ବିରୁଟ
  • Ossetian: Бейрут
  • Pampanga: Beirut
  • Panjabi: ਬੇਰੂਤ
  • Panjabi: ਬੈਰੂਤ
  • Papiamento: Beirut
  • Persian: بیروت
  • Piemontese: Beirut
  • Polish: Bejrut
  • Portuguese: Beirute
  • Quechua: Beyrut
  • Romanian: Beirut
  • Russia Buriat: Бейрут
  • Russian: Бейрут
  • Russian: Вирит
  • Samogitian: Beirots
  • Santali: ᱵᱮᱭᱨᱩᱛ
  • Sardinian: Beirut
  • Saterfriesisch: Beirut
  • Scots: Beirut
  • Scottish Gaelic: Beirut
  • Serbian: Бејрут
  • Serbo-Croatian: Bejrut
  • Shona: Beirut
  • Sicilian: Beirut
  • Silesian: Bejrut
  • Sinhala: බේරුට්
  • Skolt Sami: Beirut
  • Slovak: Bejrút
  • Slovenian: Bejrut
  • Somali: Beyruut
  • South Azerbaijani: بیروت
  • Spanish: Beirut
  • Swahili: Beirut
  • Swedish: Beirut
  • Swiss German: Beirut
  • Tagalog: Beirut
  • Tajik: Бейрут
  • Tamil: பெய்ரூத்
  • Tamil: பேய்ருட்
  • Tamil: பைறூத்து
  • Tatar: Бәйрут
  • Telugu: బేరూత్
  • Tetum: Beirute
  • Thai: เบรุต
  • Tibetan: པེ་རུ་ཐེ།
  • Tosk Albanian: Beirut
  • Turkish: Beyrut
  • Turkmen: Beýrut
  • Udmurt: Бейрут
  • Uighur: بېيرۇت
  • Ukrainian: Бейрут
  • Upper Sorbian: Beirut
  • Urdu: بیروت
  • Uzbek: Bayrut
  • Veps: Beirut
  • Vietnamese: Beirut
  • Volapük: Bäyrut
  • Võro: Beirut
  • Waray (Philippines): Beirut
  • Welsh: Beirut
  • Western Armenian: Պէյրութ
  • Western Frisian: Beirût
  • Western Panjabi: بیروت
  • Wu Chinese: 贝鲁特
  • Yakut: Бейрут
  • Yiddish: ביירוט
  • Yoruba: Beirut
  • Yue Chinese: 貝魯特
  • Bayrūt
  • Beiroūt
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