Downtown Jerusalem is the heart of the modern metropolis, with nightlife, dining and culture to rival any major city. The area is made up of several neighborhoods, including the colorful Mahane Yehuda Market, charming Nahalat Shiva, bustling Ben Yehuda and Yafo Streets. Each has its own unique personality and atmosphere that you won’t want to miss out on.
South Jerusalem is an up-and-coming area that has seen the development of numerous attractions in recent years, including the state-of-the-art Jerusalem Payis Arena, which hosts some of the biggest international musical acts and sporting events. It joins places like Emek Refaim Street, Malha Mall, the Biblical Zoo, Teddy Stadium and Gazelle Valley in making up an area that is particularly popular with families.
West Jerusalem includes some of Jerusalem’s most charming neighborhoods and interesting attractions. Head to the picturesque Ein Karem at the foot of the Jerusalem Hills for a day of nature, quaint shops and elegant dining with a view. And for an unbeatable cultural experience, check out the Museum District, home to the world-class Israel Museum, the Bible Lands Museum, Science Museum and much more.
The Old City of Jerusalem has been a center of culture, religion and history for thousands of years, from the time of the Judean kings and the Roman era through the times of the Islamic Empire to the modern State of Israel. Every brick and stone is teeming with history. No trip to the Middle East is complete without wandering through alleys of the bazaar, walking the ramparts and exploring the Old City’s rich history at the Western Wall, Church of the Holy Sepulchre, Temple Mount (Al-Aqsa) or Tower of David Museum.
Not far from the Old City, you can find some of Jerusalem’s most vibrant entertainment and shopping centers. Mamilla Mall is just a few steps from Jaffa Gate and counts as one of the most luxurious shopping centers in the city, replete with high-end shops, Mamilla Hotel’s Akasha Spa and a collection of restaurants with amazing views. And if you follow Hebron Road, you’ll find the First Station cultural complex and the Yes Planet movie theater and entertainment center.
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The easiest form of transportation from Jaffa Gate to the Jewish quarter and Western Wall. Read more
One of the most important venues in the city for Jewish-Israeli cultural events and educational programming Read more
A luxurious and relaxing spa with a country club feeling and a variety of facilities such as a swimming... Read more
Welcome to Jerusalem's most popular culinary workshop! Learn how to cook in Jerusalem Machane Yehuda market style! Read more
Take a bike tour to the pastoral neighborhood of Mishkenot Sha'ananim and into the Old City! Read more
Join ZuZu Segway's panoramic tour with breathtaking views on Haas Promenade by Segway! Read more
Join a magical journey and discover ancient shafts, walls and fortresses in ancient Jerusalem. Come and find out where... Read more
When was the last time you travelled back in time? Discover the Herodian Jerusalem and the Second Temple period... Read more
Become an archeologist for a day! The Emek Tzurim Sifting Project at City of David National Park offers a... Read more
A hands-on museum that focuses on experiential, and fun, learning. Read more
Enjoy the perfect relaxing experience at one of the leading rural country clubs in Israel! Read more
Take part in a fascinating adventure and discover the stories behind the archeological treasures and the ancient stones in... Read more
Take advantage of the great weather and have a perfect picnic or rent a bike and tour the beautiful... Read more
Come and learn how to live in a healthy, ecological, and organic life style at Eyal's farm - an... Read more
Beautiful view of Jerusalem Mountains from Yair Lookout - a memorial site designed by artist Ran Morin. Read more
Stroll along beautiful walking routes surrounded by the stunning sights of the Jerusalem Mountains, the Herodium, the Judean Desert... Read more
Discover evidence and remains dated back to the First Temple period and up until the Byzantine period in Israel.... Read more
Enjoy the most unique experience in the picturesque Jerusalem Hills with a variety of horseback riding and other activities... Read more
The Begin Museum is not just a museum, it's an experience. Using the life story of the 6th Prime... Read more
Experience the urban nature of Jerusalem – on Segway! Watch breathtaking views of the Old City from Haas Promenade... Read more