Tell Karmita

Tell Karmita
Location 4km north of Bar Elias
Region Bekaa Valley
Type Tell
Cultures Neolithic, Early Iron Age
Site notes
Excavation dates 1966
Archaeologists Lorraine Copeland, Peter J. Wescombe
Condition Ruins
Public access Yes

Tell Karmita is an archaeological site 4 km north of Bar Elias, on the Zahle road in the Beqaa Mohafazat (Governorate), Lebanon. It dates at least to the Neolithic with early Iron Age materials also found.[1]


  1. Université Saint-Joseph (Beirut; Lebanon) (1969). Mélanges de l'Université Saint-Joseph, pp.54. Impr. catholique. Retrieved 25 March 2011.
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