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Wadi Nisnas

Haifa, Israel
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The multiculturalism of the city of Haifa stands out with a visit to the Wadi.

The Wasi is part of the Arab neighborhood in the city with a population of about 8,000 inhabitants... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Haifa, Israel
The place to be on Fridays

It's best to take a tour guide, but if not, just walk around and try everything from Falafel to... read more

Reviewed 11 April 2017
Tel aviv
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  • Poor5%
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Wasi is part of the Arab neighborhood in the city with a population of about 8,000 inhabitants. You will be surprised of the friendliness of the people in the Wadi and you will understand what multiculturalism is. In December there is the path of...More

Thank gingithaifa
Reviewed 11 April 2017

It's best to take a tour guide, but if not, just walk around and try everything from Falafel to Knafe.Than walk up the hill through the stairs look for the statues.

Thank Dinala_10
Reviewed 30 March 2017

An amazing amount of different architecture styles, cultures, languages (Arabic, Hebrew, English, Russian), and food! Outdoor art and sculpture, cafes. The Bahai gardens are right there also. Recommended to come around Christmas time when 3 religions celebrate their holidays together. There is something for everyone....More

Thank elfie s
Reviewed 28 March 2017

The Wadi Nisnas neighborhood can offer a super interesting walking tour. Beyond the regular authentic shops and food market, dozens of site specific works of art are scattered all over the small streets and allies of the neighborhood. The works are part of a long...More

Thank NoaJaffa
Reviewed 16 March 2017

Great place to visit - a unique Wadi in the middle of a city, there are great places to eat there (two of the best Falafels in Haifa), a charming market, a pita bakery, and a few other unique stores. It is like a chapter...More

Thank nododamore
Reviewed 11 March 2017

I went to Haifa to visit a friend and she took me to Wadi Nisnas. I loved everything about it. So much local art, lovely little homes, welcoming authentic Arab restaurants! I have nothing negative to say. It's a delightful place.

Thank Marci L
Reviewed 4 March 2017

This was truly worth the walk. So many little falafel places, old architecture, and a great cultural experience.

Thank rosielovestravel
Reviewed 5 January 2017

Vadi nisnas is a very nice place to walk to eat to see the arab coltour .The food there is very good and of course arab food you can buy there fresh fruit and Vegetable from the village and also other stores you needs ,...More

Reviewed 30 December 2016

This neighborhood, down Khoury Street from the Solel Boneh Carmelit metro station, is well known for its souk, and if that's what you're looking for you're bound to be disappointed. First, a lot of people can't find it (look for Wadi Street on your phone),...More

Thank Matthew L
Reviewed 28 December 2016

it is the Arabic part of Haifa, a small vegetables market, some restaurants. Some of the people there are very nice, some, not enough. Most are just rude youngsters, the place is quite dirty, it's a road open to cars, so cars drive fast, it...More

Thank Aharon P
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are the shouks open every day or just on certain days in the week..also is there a festival this time of the year? today is Feb. 5th and wondering if it is a good time to visit or if weekends would be better..
5 February 2015|
Response from Funicats | Reviewed this property |
Hi, as others have said there is little point going down there on Sundays, as being a predominantly Christian area the shops will be closed. I visited it in midweek but I expect Friday-Saturday should also be good. I am not... More