Ouadi Qadisha or Qadisha Valley Lebanon Valley was declared a World Heritage Site by UNESCO in the year 1998. It only Maronite Christian monasteries abound in the Middle East, with amazing scenery. The whole valley is full of caves and shelters, used for thousands of years. The Sacred Valley of Qadisha, land was always alone, and monastic refuge headquarters since the early years of Christianity. Among many Christian groups, the Maronites are the most numerous, but there were Jacobites, and Armenians. We stayed for the night in the town of Bcharre, and early the next day we decided to walk in the valley.