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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  • Location: , ,
  • Population: 361,000
  • IATA airport code: BEY
  • United Nations Location Codes: LB BEY and LB BYT
  • Latitude: 33° 52' 1.6" (33.8671°) north
  • Longitude: 35° 29' 45.5" (35.496°) east
  • Elevation: 40 meters (131 feet)
  • GeoNames ID: 276781

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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.

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

is the central district of Beirut, with its outdoor cafes restaurants and high end designer stores.


Ain El Mraisseh is in , 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 . is one of Beirut's most prestigious residential neighborhoods where also some of the most important fashion boutiques are found.

is in . The has always been a tourist attraction.

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Other Names for Beirut

Achinese: Bairut, Afrikaans: Beiroet, Albanian: Bejruti, Amharic: ቤይሩት, Arabic: بيروت, Arabic: بَيْرُوت, Armenian: Բեյ­րութ, Azerbaijani: Beyrut, Belarusian: Горад Бейрут, Bengali: বৈরুত, Bosnian: Bejrut, Breton: Beirout, Bulgarian: Бейрут, Burmese: ဘေရွတ်မြို့, Central Kurdish: بەیرووت, Chechen: Бейрут, Chinese: 贝鲁特, Czech: Bejrút, Dutch: Beiroet, Eastern Mari: Бейрут, Egyptian Arabic: بيروت, Esperanto: Bejruto, French: Beyrouth, Gagauz: Beyrut, Georgian: ბეირუთი, German: Beirut, Greek: Βηρυτός, Haitian: Bewout, Hebrew: ביירות, Hindi: बेयरूत, Hungarian: Bejrút
Icelandic: Beirút, Irish: Béiriút, Italian: Beirut, Japanese: ベイルート, Kabyle: Birut, Kannada: ಬೈರುತ್, Kara-Kalpak: Beyrut, Kazakh: Бейрут, Kirghiz: Бейрут, Korean: 베이루트, Kurdish: Bêrût, Latin: Berytus, Latvian: Beirūta, Lithuanian: Beirutas, Macedonian: Бејрут, Malayalam: ബെയ്‌റൂത്ത്, Marathi: बैरूत, Mazanderani: بیروت, Mingrelian: ბეირუთი, Mirandese: Beirute, Moksha: Бейрут ошсь, Mongolian: Бейрут, Newari: बेय्रुत, Northern Luri: بیروت, Novial: Beyrut, Occitan (post 1500): Beirot, Official Aramaic (700-300 BCE): ܒܝܪܘܬ, Oriya (macrolanguage): ବିରୁଟ, Ossetian: Бейрут, Panjabi: ਬੇਰੂਤ, Persian: بیروت
Polish: Bejrut, Portuguese: Beirute, Russian: Бейрут, Samogitian: Beirots, Serbian: Бејрут, Serbo-Croatian: Bejrut, Silesian: Bejrut, Slovak: Bejrút, Slovenian: Bejrut, Spanish: Beirut, Tajik: Бейрут, Tamil: பெய்ரூத், Tatar: Бәйрут, Tetum: Beirute, Thai: เบรุต, Tibetan: པེ་རུ་ཐེ།, Turkish: Beyrut, Uighur: بېيرۇت, Ukrainian: Бейрут, Urdu: بیروت, Uzbek: Bayrut, Volapük: Bäyrut, Western Frisian: Beirût, Western Panjabi: بیروت, Wu Chinese: 贝鲁特, Yakut: Бейрут, Yiddish: ביירוט, Yue Chinese: 貝魯特, Bayrūt, Beiroūt
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