Hermel (Bekaa) is gradually
developing as a center for ecotourism and sporting. With the two main
areas of Jord and Oronte. Jord, a destination for campers and hikers,
and Oronte, which is frequented by beginners in rafting, canoeing,
and kayaking. Dardara Cascades, a specialized project in its third
season, is settled there. A visitor can participate in the following
-Rafting :adventure and relaxation:
practiced in running water in inflatable rubber rafts. Rafters paddle
together while following the instructions of the guides.
-Canoeing and kayaking is
still relatively unknown as a sport in Lebanon. A federation devoted
to this outdoor activity exists and tries to promote the sport of
North-American origin. The sport can be practiced easily in Lebanon
because of the seasons, i nwater of Oronte (Nahr el-Assi, in Hermel).
-Visitors can take walking excursions in nature,
the goal of which can be exercise, discovery, relaxation, and learning.
There is also a lot to be learned about the culture there. We often
-Here some photographs and videos which illustrates
Rafting in the town of Hermel. (for the webcam will be short in service)
The rafting is a sport of team.
Videos taken at the time of Rafting with Dardara (with
the Real format)