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Jaffa Old City

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Address: Jaffa, Tel Aviv 61000, Israel
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10:00 - 18:00
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Sun - Thu 10:00 - 18:00
Fri 10:00 - 14:00
Recommended length of visit: <1 hour
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US$300.00*
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Tel Aviv Private Half Day Tour with Walking Tour
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Full-Day Tel Aviv City Tour
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Tel Aviv Old Jaffa Full-Day Tour from Herzliya

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Nice area, great views but lack of restaurants. Good to visit if in Tel Aviv for a few days just for an hour or so.

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed today NEW via mobile

Nice area, great views but lack of restaurants. Good to visit if in Tel Aviv for a few days just for an hour or so.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed today NEW

Wounderful old town in arabic style with flee market, Shops, Restaurants, places and mosques. Christian history from the new world and Jewish Tradition on the same place.

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed today NEW

One of the oldest ports in the world, skirted by gorgeous little town with winding alleys and narrow staircases. Charming little restaurant at the top with great views and photo opportunities.

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Old and new , historic and romantic places , nice and interesting art galeries , kind and warm people whith huge hospitality

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Zichron Yaakov, Israel
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

So much to see and do in Jaffa. If you have an opportunity, take a guided tour. If not just wander the streets and take it all in. Walk along the old port, visit the artist shops and walk through the flea market making sure to stop and enjoy some hummus at a local restaurant. If hummus isn't your favorite,... More 

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Noventa di Piave, Italy
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

It is one of the best place i have ever seen. The scenery is fantastic and awesome. Walking down the old small streets it is a must.

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Altrincham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

We went for a walk and we came here to visit it and to learn a bit more about the history and appreciate the view! So beautiful

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This was an area of which I knew nothing. It was highly entertaining and educational to learn more about the history and significance of Jaffa.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The old city - like all the old cities, this is just a nice place to walk and marvel at how OLD Israel is.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I have plenty of recomandation for the visitors from other countrys. Because of the special places like the St. Peter Cathedral, or the Abraham Parc on the top of the hill.(wich is in center of the hill. The panorama is wonderfull and the sea is like in a dream...

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