Ghabet Bolonia - Wata El-Mrouj, a Lebanese town in northern Metn, Mount Lebanon. Known by its tile villas, luxury palaces and moderate weather especially in summer. Ghabet Bolonia is 35 kilometers (21.749 mi) away from Beyrouth (Beirut) the capital of Lebanon. It's elevations is between 1200 - 12500 meters (3937.2 ft - 1312.32 yd) above sea level. Ouata El Mrouj -Ghabet Bolonia surface stretches for 202 hectares (0.8 km² - 0.3088 mi²). Bologna is located in the Upper Metn characterizedby its temperate climate. and magnificent palaces. Bologna is the most beautiful towns in Maten. Its beauty is revealed throughout the year, in winter and summer which attracts the tourists. That’s why Bolonia is classified as one of the most touristic town in Lebanon. Its population is between 2000 and 5000 people.
From the east, AL- Mourouj town surrounds Bolonia, from the west the town of Dhour Shweir, from the north the town of Al Khinshara and from the south the town of Al Matin.
History of Bolonia:
The town of Bologna was called the "Al Kattara” and that’s because people used to get to iron from the cavity surface of Marjaba town. and is distilled in the "dropper" (Bologna) for the richness of this town, pine and oak trees.
In 1928: he was the first building on the land "dropper" Otilia ", dubbed as a representative of French Minister of Tourism (Mandate) Designation of Bois de Boulogne, because the town like the town of Bois de Bolougne French. And also became the name of Bologna rolling."
28/03/1942: NI decree was divided into squares of Bologna forest area of 2000 meters helped to start the acquisition. And workers to invest 15% of the 2000 meters contributed to the maintenance of this forest.
19/01/1952: Forest Bologna Municipality inches Bojb Decree No. 7342
01/12/1953: Bologna became the villages under Decree No. 18
1956: the creation of the first sewerage system in the entire region
1959: Select the range of the town of Bologna ministerial...