Citizens of the USA and some other nationalilties have the option to obtain their visas instantly at the airport in Beirut without applying through the Embassy.
Holders of passports of the following 7 countries and territories do not require a visa to visit the Republic of Lebanon up to 6 months per year for tourism or business purposes(unless otherwise stated) if there is no Israeli stamps, visas, or seals on their passport and are holding a telephone number, address in the Republic of Lebanon, and a non-refundable return or circle trip ticket. An identity document is accepted in lieu of a passport for Jordanian citizens:
6 months within 1 year
- Saudi Arabia
- United Arab Emirates
3 months within 6 months