The old city Jaffa has been an important port town for thousands of years. Today this is one of the most attractive places to tour in Tel Aviv. Our tour goes through thousands of years of history, mixture of scents, narrow winding alleys, art galleries, and colorful bazaars. A tour in the Old City of Jaffa takes us back in time to fascinating historical periods: to the days of Jonah the prophet who escaped from this port, to the times when kings and sultans fought to rule the city, to the years when pilgrims entered its gates on their way to Jerusalem. We will hear about the darkest chapter in Napoleon’s conquests history, Also about “Abu Nabut” – colorful figure that is well remembered by the people of Jaffa. we will walk in the picturesque alleys in the artisan quarter, visit the renewed port and the lively flea market.
Duration of the tour: 2 to 4 hours
Categories: Tel Aviv