Batroun

Batroun (Arabic: البترون al-Batrun; Aramaic: בתרון; Syriac script: ܒܬܪܘܢ Bitron) is a coastal city in northern Lebanon and one of the oldest cities in the world. It is the capital city of Batroun District.

Batroun
البترون
City
Street in Batroun
Batroun
Location of Batroun within Lebanon
Coordinates: 34°15′0″N 35°39′0″E
Country Lebanon
GovernorateNorth Governorate
DistrictBatroun District
Government
  MayorMarcelino Al Hark
Elevation
34 m (112 ft)
Population
  Total45,000
Time zoneUTC+2 (EET)
  Summer (DST)UTC+3 (EEST)
Dialing code+961 (6) Landline