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Ramparts Walk

Jaffa Gate | Old City, Jerusalem, Israel
+972 2-627-7550
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Jaffa Gate | Old City, Jerusalem, Israel
+972 2-627-7550
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Reviewed 2 days ago

There are 2 routes - tickets near the Jaffa Gate and both entrances are near there. Prefer the south (longer) walk that exits near the Kotel. Download an audio tour for added benefit

Thank Richard J
Reviewed 2 days ago

One of the best things you can do to start your sojourn in Jeusalem. The two walks (one north , one south from Jaffa Gate give both a good overview of the lay of the old city and is a prominent part of it. The...More

Thank Jerôme AB Effen... S
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was a last minute decision for the two of us- we recommend this for those who have thoroughly experienced the Old City from the ground. Take water (even on a not so hot October day) and wear good shoes The fee was special for...More

Thank Buc_Haish
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I loved this experience of walking the rampart - you get such a sense of the city and the history. Entrance is next to the Jaffa gate - you have to do it!

Thank Commited_Traveller
Reviewed 30 August 2017

I'm slightly disappointed by the Ramparts walk. I expected a bird's eye view of the old city, while in reality, you don't see much. If you want to see the modern city of Jerusalem, it's not too bad for the money. From the southern part,...More

Thank Mo C
Reviewed 13 August 2017

amazing experience truly incredible what an awesome view of the city and surroundings with an entrance fee of pennies (and special discounts for students) I do advise caution when going on the northern ramparts for religous jews or other vulnerables to watch out not to...More

Thank E S
Reviewed 13 August 2017

The ramparts walk will give you a top down view into modern life in the old city in a way that nothing else truly can. Be aware that you can only do one half at a time so pick which half of the walls you...More

Thank JhirschShumba
Reviewed 12 August 2017

Pack water, wear good walking shoes, and bring your camera. This is an experience that will give you new insight into the whole of Jerusalem - the Old City and the new. You'll see into areas of the Old City you can't view from the...More

Thank Rebecca P
Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

You do get to seem some interesting things, like Jews bathing their babies in kiddie pools, and a basketball court at a school, but to get a feel for the old city? Not from this walk. You see a lot of rooftops and trash. Lots...More

Thank Elona23
Reviewed 3 August 2017

This trip we did the Southern wall. The view was fabulous and the signs with history as well as locating the historic sites was fascinating. We were warned by others to avoid Northern wall in that stones were thrown at them while walking around the...More

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Deborah S
9 October 2017|
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Response from millie4t | Reviewed this property |
I did not buy tickets in advance.
Anthony K
1 November 2015|
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Response from slc37918 | Reviewed this property |
YES - we used the ticket to go North one day and then South the NEXT day... just confirm with the ticket agent when you buy it how long it is good for but you may definitely do it on different days. It is tiring enough that... More
Anthony K
28 October 2015|
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Response from Bruce C | Reviewed this property |
You pass the gate into the square, and immediately on your left there is the tourist office where you get the tickets.