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Old City of Jerusalem

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Address: Jerusalem, Israel
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+972 3-516-6699
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Recommended length of visit: <1 hour
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Characterized by narrow, winding streets and alleyways, this ancient part...

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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The heart of the human civilization !

I think that every human being should visit the old city of Jerusalem at least once in his life time. It is the heart of the human civilization !

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Haifa, Israel
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I think that every human being should visit the old city of Jerusalem at least once in his life time. It is the heart of the human civilization !

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London, United Kingdom
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Taking italian friends to Via Dolorosa, passing the old city with its wonderful lanes, full of shops and most beautiful churches and monasteries.

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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In the walking tour of Old City (8hrs) the main sites are visited Be aware, The Old City is not flat.

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I loved the cultural immersion into a city that has not changed with time. Sure there were lots of tourists, but they help to keep the economy of the city alive. Loved the small shops, the bartering, the foods, the mixtures of cultures.

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Such an interesting place to visit. we expected this tour for a long time and enjoyed every miniute of it!!

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We wandered around all four quarters, and was taken away by the history, spirituality, and beauty of the Old City. Signs in multiple languages help guide any lost tourist.

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Go with a group or be prepared to get lost a few times until you find your way around. The marketplace is confusing. Don't get trapped in the Muslim quarter if you are a woman. It's not the safest area. Stick to the Jewish or Christian areas and you will be fine. There is so much to see and do... More 

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Absolutely a necessity to visit this site if you are in the area! RICH in history and culture, so much to learn and experience. You will not be sorry you made the effort to walk through these streets.

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Everyone in the world should visit Jerusalem. Whatever your religious views are, you will find this place appealing and interesting. The Promised Land of the Jews, the streets where Jesus walked with the cross and ascended to heaven, the sacred place which Muhammed visited on his holy horse Burak, this city is a treasure for history lovers. There are so... More 

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do not miss a visit to the orthodox part of town, very interesting. Just go around and talk to people, Israeli are of good nature, happy to exchange conversation.

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