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Elias Abou Khazen, Ein Zebde


Elias has a wealth of knowledge about West Bekaa, its traditions, culture and agriculture. Originally a mathematics teacher, Elias has a passion for agriculture and his family has always valued and worked their lands.

Enjoy a day of apple or olive picking at Elias’ orchards and learn much about the agriculture in the region and the picking techniques for each harvest. He will also take you on walks in the uphills of Ein Zebde and Saghbine and inform you about the collection of wild edible plants.

You want to know what “Ein Zebde” means? Just ask Elias and enjoy a glimpse into the history of this village.

His greeting reflects the warmth of the Bekaa and he will keep you longing for more stories from the present and the past!