safety pin!!! The Old City of Jerusalem as you've never seen it before!

Duration: 2h and 30min
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Quality Verified Registered on February 22, 2023

Hello, we are Nati and Diego, licensed tour guides in Israel. We were born in Argentina and have lived in Israel since 2006. We have both been dedicated to tourism for more than 12 years and we love showing people this magical country. We are waiting for you!!!

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  • Free booking and cancellation
    Free payment tour, no set price, booking and cancellation are free

Tour description

The holy and magical city of Jerusalem invites you to explore it and fall in love with its beautiful streets and beautiful stories. Cradle of the religions, Jewish, Muslim and Christian , and the point at which they meet.

We start at the Yafo Gate , which welcomes us in the Old City of Jerusalem in front of the imposing walls built by Sultan Suliman during the Ottoman Turks. There we have a panoramic view of the first neighborhoods built outside of the city Old City of Jerusalem Jerusalem.

We will enter the old town and walk through the streets of the city's Arabic market and we will walk through the Muslim Quarter and the Christian Quarter , thus arriving at the Church of the Holy Sepulchre, where Jesus was crucified and we see the last 5 stations of the Via Dolorosa (from Due to time constraints, we will not queue to visit the tomb).

We will take a short tour of the most important sites of the Church and then continue through the streets of the market towards Mount Zion .
On Mount Zion we see the upper room where Jesus and his disciples made the last supper and then we visit the tomb of King David which is sacred to all 3 religions.

We start descending through the Old City and through the Armenian Quarter . until we reach the Jewish Quarter where we will see the excavations of the Byzantine Cardo, the square of the Jewish Quarter, the Central Synagogue and with a very beautiful view of the Mount of Olives , descend to our last place, the Western Wall, the most important site of the Jewish religion , place where the Great Temple of Jerusalem was located (remember to bring paper and pencil to ask for your preference) as this is the place where we will end the tour.


Groups of more than 6 people or belonging to the same family group are required to pay a fixed fee of 15 euros/dollars or local currency equivalent per participant at the start of the tour.

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Highlights

What will we visit on this tour?

  • Meeting point:
    שער יפו, ירושלים
    שער יפו, ירושלים
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    We meet in front of the Jaffa Gate, (without entering the Old City) at the walking access gate (there is also access by car) and wait for you with our IDs and a black umbrella.

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    Outside visit
    jaffa gate
  • 2
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    Christian Quarter
  • 3
    Outside visit
    Muslim Quarter
  • 4
    Outside visit
    Basilica of Sant Sepulcre
  • 5
    Outside visit
    arabic market
  • 6
    Outside visit
    Mount Zion
  • 7
    Outside visit
    upper room
  • 8
    Outside visit
    david's tomb
  • 9
    Outside visit
    Armenian Quarter
  • 10
    Outside visit
    mount of olives
  • 11
    Outside visit
    Jewish Quarter
  • 12
    Outside visit
    Thistle
  • 13
    Outside visit
    Synagogue
  • 14
    Outside visit
    wailing wall

How much does this tour cost?

Free tours do not have a set price, instead, each person gives the guru at the end of the tour the amount that he or she considers appropriate (these usually range from €10 to $50 depending on satisfaction with the tour).

Tour opinions

47 ratings
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4.53
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4.47
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4.49
Quality
4.44
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Silvia 28 Aug 2023
Montevideo

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Travelled in couple - Aug 2023
Recomiendo este tour. Excelente y muy Amano y didactico
Ángeles 27 Aug 2023

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Travelled in couple - Aug 2023
Siempre dispuesto Diego a responder preguntas, compartió mucha información y contexto de los lugares visitados, haciendo muy interesante el tour, resultando altamente recomendable.
Alberto 25 Aug 2023

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Travelled in couple - Aug 2023
El chico es majo, lo que ocurre es que no da muchos datos y vamos muy rápido a todos los sitios. Poca explicación y rápido rápido... Se le hacían preguntas y te despachaba rápido
Jan 25 Aug 2023
Barcelona

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Travelled alone - Aug 2023
Muy buen tour! Diego se explica muy bien y hace un tour muy ameno y entretenido. Cubre bastante bien lo imprescindible del casco histórico de Jerusalén. Muy recomendado.
James 21 Aug 2023
Madrid

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Travelled in group - Aug 2023
Diego ha sido increible , Hemos visitado todos los sitios más importantes para cada religión , su conocimiento es muy alto , y tiene muy buen sentido del humor para explicarlo , recomendado 100 por cien.
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Who is this tour for?

Accessibility
Non suitable for people with reduced mobility.
Groups
Does not accept large group reservations.
Pets
Not suitable for pets.

What should you know?

Minimum of attendees
A minimum of 5 people is required for the tour.
Additional costs:
The tour does not require the payment of entrance fees or additional expenses.
Free cancellation
If you will not be able to attend the tour, please cancel your booking, otherwise the guide will be waiting for you.
Payment methods
Only cash payment is accepted.
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