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Address: Rehov Hashiloah | City of David, Jerusalem, Israel
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Come rediscover Biblical Jerusalem! Located just outside the Old City...

Come rediscover Biblical Jerusalem! Located just outside the Old City walls, the City of David is in fact the historical Old City of Jerusalem, containing archeological remnants going back 4,000 years. Come see for yourself where it all began...

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I took my five year old daughter through this tunnel and she loved it. We had the head lamps that looked like miners lights and water shoes. In the middle we stopped and turned... read more

Reviewed 28 October 2015
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Denver, Colorado
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17 reviews
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Reviewed 28 October 2015

I took my five year old daughter through this tunnel and she loved it. We had the head lamps that looked like miners lights and water shoes. In the middle we stopped and turned the lights off it was pitch black. The water was very cool and that was good because it was a hot day.

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Durban
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 October 2015

If you are a bit adventurous you must experience walking through the tunnels. It is a confined space and approximately 500 meters long. Try and do the ''wet'' route where you wade through the water.

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New Windsor, New York
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 October 2015

We've done this twice and while it's not for the faint of heart, it is an amazing experience. Yes, you get wet but most of the time you are walking in 12 inches of water so wear shoes that can get wet.

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Ohio
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 October 2015

We wanted to visit this tunnel but it was closed on Saturday, but a young boy saw us and said that his uncle had a key. We took a (foolish) chance but we got in a the boy gave us a private tour, even had a flashlight. It was way too cool. Knee deep ater, very tight fit and dark.... More 

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London
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Reviewed 24 October 2015 via mobile

So...i was a little reluctant as I get claustrophobic as does my 12 year old but everyone said we'd love it...so a few deep breaths and decision made! The whole tour lasts about 3 hrs but don't be alarmed. ..It doesn't feel this long and it's only the last part (about 25 mins) that you are actually in the tunnel.... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 23 October 2015

We enjoyed our visit - we didn't take a guide - no need! Just come prepared with water shoes or sandals and flashlights. Water cool and reaches just below the knees. We had a great time at this site!

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Amersfoort, The Netherlands
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 October 2015

This is one place that deserves a good tour guide's explanation. Don't go if you are afraid of the dark and enclosed places, however, you can always use the light from your phone or just enjoy the coolness in the dark as you journey along where kings once went.

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Thank Barry S
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Reviewed 13 October 2015

A real fun experience but not for the claustrophobic. The tunnels can become very narrow and some parts we were walking bent over and sideways. Be sure and wear waterproof shoes and carry a flashlight (available for purchase when you enter the tunnels). Great fun and a cool, refreshing experience, especially when it was over 100 degrees outside.

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Knoxville, TN
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 October 2015

Get wet and feel like a part of history too. If you are very "wide" or very claustrophobic, maybe not a good idea - but we went with friends who are quite big and also quite uncomfortable in confined spaces and they did just fine. It is actually a fun cave-like experience - but you are in the tunnels (bent... More 

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Melbourne, Florida
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Reviewed 28 September 2015

Not much has changed here in thousands of years... Walk back in time and experience walking through the bible IN the footsteps.... There's not much extra room, so if you're claustrophobic, you might want to do the dry route, or pass...

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