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Wadi Nisnas

Haifa, Israel
+972 50-529-2089
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Lovely to visit.

Take a few hours and visit, it's very interesting. A lot of walking but a lot to see. Old... read more

Reviewed yesterday
maxinea963
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Greater Johannesburg, South Africa
A small interesting Arab neighborhood

It is not really a touristy place as it is more a genuine Arab neighborhood for people living in... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Wei1208
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Haifa, Israel
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+972 50-529-2089
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"great place to visit"
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Reviewed yesterday

Take a few hours and visit, it's very interesting. A lot of walking but a lot to see. Old architecture, some very teresting new stuff to look at.

Thank maxinea963
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It is not really a touristy place as it is more a genuine Arab neighborhood for people living in the area. A small market area in the heart of the neighborhood, with three fruits and vegetable stores/stands next to each other, two or three small...More

Thank Wei1208
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Should you wish to visit an Oriental colourful market (Bazar) ? Come to Wadi Nisnas and enjoy the many little shops, the great Falafel stands, the fisherman place and especially the atmosphere.

Thank Markel52
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Reviewed 24 March 2018

Wadi Nisnas has white cobblestone streets and I enjoyed spotting the public art projects along the streets. Young guys might tell you outrageous stories about a piece if you stop long to look at one. Adds to the fun. Bakeries are everywhere and tempting. People...More

Thank grip652
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Reviewed 16 February 2018

If you aren't going to any other towns in Israel, then this market would be ok. Other than that it is mainly just small store fronts. Might be pretty if you go during Christmas when decorations are up. Save yourself for better markets.

Thank LetsGoSeeThings
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Reviewed 29 January 2018

Once this was an unpleasant area in Haifa and during the 50th it was a center for riots. Today it remains an authentic Arab neighborhood in the multi-religions town of Haifa. Love walking through the narrow streets with stone houses around as well as the...More

1  Thank Giora_I_L
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Reviewed 28 January 2018

Old fashion quarter of Arab-Israeli origin, Orient smell and food. Safe. parking problems. Downtown Haifa.

1  Thank Igal C
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Reviewed 27 December 2017

Lots of shops and people to see. Plenty of small place to eat or get snacks. You can spend 1+ hours walking around no problem.

1  Thank jjoshua
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Reviewed 25 December 2017

No matter where you look there is so much to see: people, architecture, street art, balconies, alleys, so much to taste: from street food, to amazing restaurants, to open air market food, smell the food: from restaurants as well as from family kitchens, hear the...More

Thank elfie s
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Reviewed 2 December 2017 via mobile

Treat yourself to an exciting walk through Wadi Nisnas. The Wadi is decorated for Christmas with numerous artistic display. It is called the walk of freedom. Do not miss it during the month of December. There is excellent falafel, Arab home food, restaurants, stores and...More

2  Thank gingithaifa
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trendybo
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Hi, as others have said there is little point going down there on Sundays, as being a predominantly Christian area the shops will be closed. I visited it in midweek but I expect Friday-Saturday should also be good. I am not... More
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