Jezzine is a town in , located 22 km from and 40 km south of . It is the capital of . Surrounded by mountain peaks, pine forests, and at an average altitude of 950 m, it is the main summer resort and tourist destination of South Lebanon.

Notable Places in the Area

The is an ancient fortress in , which has been first mentioned in 975 AD. is situated 4½ km northeast of Jezzine.

Localities in the Area

which means "summer residence" in the Syriac language is a village in the of in Lebanon. Photo: FOSS-the-world, CC BY-SA 4.0.

is a village in , located 22 km from and 63 km south of . is situated 5 km west of Jezzine.

, also spelled Mashghara, is a small town in the of , situated in the and south of the . is situated 7 km east of Jezzine.


33.5439° or 33° 32' 38.2" north
35.5844° or 35° 35' 3.8" east
Open Location Code
945 metres (3,100 feet)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 4840035371
Geo­Names ID
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Also Known As

  • Arabic: جزين
  • Belarusian: Джэзін
  • Bengali: জেজয়নে
  • Catalan: Jezzine
  • Cebuano: Jezzîne
  • Chinese: 傑津
  • Chinese: 杰津
  • Dutch: Jezzine
  • French: Jezzine
  • Gallegan: Xasin
  • German: Jezzine
  • Hebrew: ג'זין
  • Italian: Jezzin
  • Italian: Jezzine
  • Lithuanian: Džezinas
  • Mazanderani: جزین
  • Norwegian: Jezzine
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Jezzine
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Jezzine
  • Occitan (post 1500); Provençal: Jezzine
  • Persian: جزین، لبنان
  • Polish: Dżazzin
  • Russian: Jezzine
  • Russian: Джеззин
  • Serbian: Џезин
  • Serbo-Croatian: Dshazzin
  • Serbo-Croatian: Džezin
  • Swedish: Jezzîne
  • Ukrainian: Джеззін
  • Urdu: جزین
  • Djezzin
  • Djezzine
  • Jazzīn

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