About Zahle

ZahlĂ© is the capital and largest city of Beqaa Governorate, Lebanon. With around 320,000 inhabitants, it is the third largest city in Lebanon, after Beirut and Tripoli.t is situated 55 km (34 mi) east of the capital Beirut, close to the Beirut-Damascus road, and lies at the junction of the Lebanon mountains and the Beqaa plateau, at a mean elevation of 1000m. ZahlĂ© is known as the "Bride of the Beqaa" and "the Neighbor of the Gorge" due to its