Kaifun (Arabic: كيفون‎), (also transliterated Kafun, Kaifounm, and Keyfoun) is a medium-sized village in the Mount Lebanon Governorate, Aley District, in the Republic of Lebanon.[1] It lies slightly south of the village of Souk El Gharb. Keifoun is around 800m above sea level with views of Beirut (26 km away) and the Mediterranean sea. Keifoun is a popular summer recreational destination for Beirut residents.[citation needed]



Country Lebanon
GovernorateMount Lebanon Governorate
DistrictAley District
Time zoneUTC+2 (EET)
 • Summer (DST)+3


  1. ^ Keyfoun, Localiban

Coordinates: 33°47′07″N 35°33′33″E / 33.78528°N 35.55917°E / 33.78528; 35.55917