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Old City of Jerusalem

Jerusalem, Israel
+972 3-516-6699
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Jerusalem Three Religions Holy City Walking Tour
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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
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Reviewed 16 June 2016

Just to walk in this city and you will feel the you goon back in time. It make the Bible come alive to you. and as someone describe Jerusalem is "bells yells and smells"

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Reviewed 16 June 2016

It's fabulous place to get lost in a web of small streets... Old city has several gates .. most used is Jaffa gate or New Gate.. Old city has 4 quarters. Muslim, Christian, Armenian and Jewish all are very distinct. Plan your visit so you...More

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Reviewed 15 June 2016 via mobile

I've taken free tours in many countries of the world. This was one of the best. Yuval, our guide, was very knowledgeable, interesting, and humorous.

Thank Michael R
Reviewed 15 June 2016 via mobile

Great visit to the Old City on Jerusalem Day the day when the city was reunified in 1967. It was also the First day of Ramadan and we walked on the Via Dolorosa. How's that for the meeting of the 3 Major montheistic religions??

Thank Michbrocco
Reviewed 15 June 2016 via mobile

The Old City is remarkable, from the markets to the fact that it houses the most significant religious sites for three religions. The Western Wall (Jewish), the Dome of the Rock (Muslim) and Church of the Holy Sepulchre (Christian). There are numerous churches, mosques and...More

Thank Roadwarriorretired
Reviewed 14 June 2016

Love visiting. Went with our church and there is so much to see you would need days to see it all. Have fun exploring.

Thank JLS430
Reviewed 14 June 2016

I think everyone should see this at least once in their lifetime.... Wonderful time exploring the city, history, architecture, cultures.

Thank citycow20
Reviewed 14 June 2016

No matter what religion you profess, visit the Holy land you won't regret it. There is so much history, and you will never get bored.

Thank lovetravel43
Reviewed 13 June 2016 via mobile

A strange place and a melting pot of religion, secularism, politics, economy. It has it all. Lots of shopping to be done; do haggle. Good for ceramics, Roman glass jewelry, and the usual touristy bits. Don't feel pressured by a hard sell, most shopkeepers will...More

Thank SeeWaves
Reviewed 13 June 2016

I hope to come back some day so I can spend more time wandering the streets of this beautiful old city - there is so much to explore: historical sites, gorgeous churches, synagogues, tunnels, markets, restaurants, etc. I need to go back!

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maxbob
16 October 2017|
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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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aimee r
17 September 2017|
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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
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maxbob
26 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
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