TOUR IN TEL AVIV – JAFFA. Tel-Aviv: Rabin Square, Carmiel Market, Rothschild Boulevard, Neve Tzedek, Florentin. Enjoy a tour to Old Jaffa, Old Jaffa is a fascinating place – it has been built, conquered, destroyed, and re-built several times and is one of the oldest port cities. Today it is part of Jaffa, old and new, and a great place to hang out. This walking tour of Old Jaffa is easy, accessible and well we had loads of fun! For centuries Old Jaffa was the maritime gateway to Israel and Jerusalem – almost everyone who was anyone was here: - The Prophet Jonah; The Egyptians; The Philistines; The Hasmoneans; The Romans; The Maccabees; The Muslims; The Crusaders; The Turks; The French; The British and of course The Israelis; Napoleon; Herzl; William II of Germany; Eichmann and yours truly.
Tel Aviv is one of the most vibrant cities in the world. Titled the ‘Mediterranean Capital of Cool’ by the New York Times, this is a 24 hour city with a unique pulse, combining sandy Mediterranean beaches with a world-class nightlife, a buzzing cultural scene, incredible food, UNESCO recognized architecture, and an international outlook.
Jaffa is one of the main ports of ancient Israel and one of the oldest continuously inhabited cities in the world. Ships with pilgrims sailed into the port of Jaffa to continue on their way to Jerusalem.