Faraya – Mzaar :
Located in the heart of the Mount Lebanon , Faraya is distant 40 KM and Ouyoune El Simane 46 KM from Beirut , and it would take about 1:15 hours by car to reach the resort . Faraya is the name of the village just below the actual slopes in Ouyoun El Simane –Kfarzebian ,it is the best –equiped and most popular resort of Lebanon .
Skiers , snowboarders , snowmobile addicts , cross-country lovers and paragliders come to Faraya from all parts of the country .
Starting at 1850 am , you may reach the 2456m top of Mzaar and enjoy the breathtakjng view over the colorful Bekaa valley , Mount Hermon of the Anti-Lebanon and other peaks like Laqlouq and the Cedars . Coastal towns and even Beirut the capital might be seen on a clear day .
Season usually starts late in December and lasts until April .