Deir Al Qamar attractions

Top Choice Square in Deir Al Qamar

Main Square

The main square is a showcase of fine Arab architecture, including the Mosque of Emir Fakhreddine Maan, built in 1493, and, behind it, a cobbler's souq housing touristy shops. Above and behind the souq is a beautifu…
Historic Building in Deir Al Qamar

Serail of Youssef Chehab

On the main street opposite the main square is this beautiful 18th-century palace, which now serves as the town hall (look for the two carved lions above the doorway, which represent justice). The entrance leads to …
Notable Building in Deir Al Qamar


This harmonious khan just above the square was built in the late 16th century and chiefly served as a souq for silk and jewel traders. These days a French cultural centre is installed here.