Jounieh Tourism

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Jounieh (Arabic جونيه, or Juniya, جونية) is a coastal city about 16 km (10 mi) north of Beirut, Lebanon and is part of Greater Beirut. Jounieh is known for its seaside resorts and bustling nightlife, as well as its old stone souk, ferry port, paragliding site and gondola lift (le téléphérique), which takes passengers up the mountain to the shrine of Our Lady of Lebanon in Harissa. Above Jounieh, and on the way to Harissa, a small hill named Bkerké (Arabic بكركي, or Bkerki), overlooking the Jounieh bay, is the seat of the Patriarch of the Maronite Catholic Church. Residents of Jounieh and the surrounding towns are overwhelmingly Maronite Christians. Maameltein is a district of the city.

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A place in Lebanon, Jounieh is an interesting place to visit, given its unique culture, history and character. Popular vacation packages of Jounieh are of 1-2 days.

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Facts and Stats for Jounieh*

  • Pollution Statistics in Jounieh

    Know the pollution level of Jounieh before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 80.38 (Very High)
    • Water Pollution 75.86 (High)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 60.96 (High)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 70.26 (High)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 70.69 (High)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 81.03 (Very High)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 69.35 (High)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 82.76 (Very High)
  • Jounieh: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Jounieh for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Jounieh.

    • Burglary and Theft 35.86 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 47.08 (Moderate)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 43.33 (Moderate)
    • Corruption and Bribery 83.78 (Very High)
    • Car Stealing 49.33 (Moderate)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 54.22 (Moderate)
    • Attacks 45.13 (Moderate)
    • Drug offense 44 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 70.78 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 47.73 (Moderate)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 55.33 (Moderate)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 37.67 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 43.67 (Moderate)
  • Living in Jounieh - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Jounieh is 98.14 (Moderate)

    • Safety Index 50.36 (Moderate)
    • Climate Index 93.58 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 88.93 (Very High)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 33.25 (Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 64.35 (Low)
    • Health Care Index 70.15 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 15.89 (High)
    • Purchasing Power Index 45.94 (Low)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in Jounieh

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Jounieh

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.32 USD
    • International Movie per seat 10 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 49.04 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 119.98 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 95.09 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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