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Old City of Jerusalem

Jerusalem, Israel
+972 3-516-6699
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Characterized by narrow, winding streets and alleyways, this ancient part of the city is filled with shrines and attractions holy to Jews, Christians and Muslims including the Western Wall, Temple Mount and the Church of the Holy Sepulchre.
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Jerusalem, Israel
Givat Ram
+972 3-516-6699
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Reviewed 2 days ago

One of the most historic cities of antiquity, this part of Jerusalem is loaded with significant events that have helped shape the modern world.

Thank davidV1642TR
Reviewed 3 days ago

I really enjoyed walking around and getting to know the culture and the beauty of the city. I would definitely recommend going.

Thank Spencer S
Reviewed 3 days ago

the tunnels between the city of david and old city are quite spectacular. I would suggest a private guide

Thank Scott F
Reviewed 3 days ago

A first time visitor to Jerusalem’s Old City is strongly advised to take a guide or book a tour and to set aside more than 1 day for his or her visit .Every street, building, structure, the walls and even every stone is steeped in...More

Thank raycannon54
Reviewed 3 days ago

Please take a guided tour to save time and not to miss any important place. We faltered here by making our own arrangements and wasted lot of time in locating the place. The must see places include the wailing wall, tomb of Jesus and the...More

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Old City of Jerusalem is a very special city, walking around every time you can discover new places and always you remain astonished!

Thank Cristiana C
Reviewed 4 days ago

The amount of history, and current cultural pull on Jerusalem is profound. Very hard to digest in a short visit.

Thank Daniel R
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Always wanted to visit this place! I am so glad I did. So much history has passed on the streets and to its gates. Enjoyed walking through all the 4/4 of the city and exploring it’s different characters. Be prepared for the close quarters, crowds...More

Thank ascalapius
Reviewed 4 days ago

A genuine and authentic mix of history, religion, culture and marketplace, with something new and interesting around every turn

Thank CAPerth
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This must not be missed, it is a very very interesting, a place I never get tired of going to, love it. Lots of history.

Thank Carol B
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Response from heydd55 | Reviewed this property |
Hi We went around Israel by car last year for 1 month No problems- I bought and used a Garmin GPS SD card which helped tremendously. Easy to drive around except Jerusalem, but once away no problem- Even Tel Aviv was OK- we... More
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Response from Josephhacohen | Reviewed this property |
The best time to visit Jerusalem is: all the year if you are in a good shape. If you have problem with the Sun , don't come in the summer I visit Jerusalem at least once a month and it has it's special beauty all over the... More
27 August 2017|
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Response from 393Mary | Reviewed this property |
Hi Maxbob Unfortunately I didn't hire a car while in Israel but we did a trip to the Dead Sea which is actually not that far from Jerusalem , about an hour . There is an amazing wildlife park called Ein Gedi which is... More