course, there are plenty of grottoes with stalactites and stalagmites in the world,
but it would appear that none of them even approach the astounding wealth or the
extent of those of Jeita.
Over a distance of 650 meters, at two levels, the lower one in a boat and the
upper one on foot, following perfectly made cement gangways, the tourist picks
his winding way through darkly forbidding caverns.