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The White Tower

Dani Mas Street, Israel
+972 8-920-7586
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So and so

Not really developed site the scenery is nice and the breeze is fun on hot summer days. The... read more

Reviewed 19 June 2018
Guy M
via mobile
Only if you're passing by...and do climb the Tower

Actually besides the Arches Pool there are not really that many landmarks worth the detour in... read more

Reviewed 9 June 2018
Dan M
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Tel Aviv, Israel
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“great view” (2 reviews)
“entrance fee” (2 reviews)
Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
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Dani Mas Street, Israel
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+972 8-920-7586
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"minaret"
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Reviewed 19 June 2018 via mobile

Not really developed site the scenery is nice and the breeze is fun on hot summer days. The promenade is shade less

Thank Guy M
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Reviewed 9 June 2018

Actually besides the Arches Pool there are not really that many landmarks worth the detour in Lod-Ramle. We did not climb the tower and It was probably an error. Should have done that. Entrance fee is not expensive at all and a combo ticket for...More

Thank Dan M
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Reviewed 19 March 2018 via mobile

The entrance is included in a ticket really cheap (22₪ for students). Plus they give you a map about a route to walk. Many stairs to climb to the top but the view in just wonderful. Too bad that the underground water tanks are closed...More

Thank JimMoa
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Reviewed 6 February 2018

The White Tower rises to a height of 30 meters. Its erection was ordered by the Mamluk sultan Muhammad Ibn Khalhoun, to be completed in 1318. Apparently, it served as a watch tower, since even today, its top offers a panoramic view of the entire...More

Thank Ilia F
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Reviewed 4 December 2017 via mobile

White Tower at Ramla is one of the most interesting historical monuments from the long Moslem rule in Israel. This huge tower reminds similar structures from the North Africa much more than anything in the Middle East. It's not easy to climb on the top...More

Thank Levi Z
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Reviewed 25 November 2017

This tower is actually a minaret added in the 14th cent to older mosque from the 8th cent. You can climb up and have a wonderful view around.

1  Thank H C
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Reviewed 5 November 2017

If you read My Promised Land by Ari Shavit, this is the tower mentioned at the beginning of the book. The tower was part of a mosque complex and is the only remaining structure intact. The architecture is typical of 8-13th century Ramla, a city...More

Thank mirigold
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Reviewed 21 September 2017

The White Tower has a balcony that you can watch the area from the above. The skyline is beautiful-you can see Tel Aviv Metro.

Thank H2ATravels
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Reviewed 1 August 2017 via mobile

Just a few minutes walk from the center of town with the potential relying many interesting stories of the building's history and multiple uses over the ages-yet if you didn't look it up in advance you would never know it as there are absolutely no...More

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Reviewed 12 April 2017

The white Tower is one of the well known places that you have to visit when you are at Ramla , it is a must as it is a simbole of the city . it has been a part of a mosque and that what...More

Thank Darwihs
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