Trail length: 11.8 km Total uphill / downhill: 48 m/540 m Difficulty Level: Easy to moderate
This section of the LMT begins in the village of Niha. It climbs steeply to the Nabi Ayoub shrine ( ) مقام النبي ايوب and the Niha fort before heading south to Jezzine. The panoramic views over the valley to the west are superb, and there are many springs on the way. In this section, an 8-km segment from Niha Square to Nabi Ayoub shrine and Niha fort is bike friendly.
Lodging Chafik Mershad Guesthouse (Niha): Tel: +961 5 330755
Iris Flower Hotel (Jezzine): Tel: +961 70 449305, +961 7 781999
Rizk Plaza Motel (Jezzine): Tel: +961 7 781066
Local Guides Chafik Mershad (Niha): Tel: +961 5 330755, +961 76 703168

Raed Zeidan (Mrosti): Tel: +961 5 330368, +961 70 309439
Habib El Helou (Jezzine): Tel: +961 3 720774