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Ramparts Walk

Jaffa Gate | Old City, Jerusalem, Israel
+972 2-627-7550
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USD 91.79*
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Jaffa Gate | Old City, Jerusalem, Israel
+972 2-627-7550
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

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 14 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 14 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 4 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

1  Thank diverLancaster_PA
Reviewed 29 July 2017

We were able to do the walk from Jaffa Gate to the Lion's Gate. Definitely worth doing. You get a wonderful view of the city.

Thank couponssaves
Reviewed 22 July 2017

I loved seeing the city from the ramparts. It took a few hours, and you need to be able to climb ancient steps, some steep or irregular. Every stone was beautiful and meaningful. You saw laundry on roofs, children at play, shop keepers setting up...More

Thank Davann123
Reviewed 22 July 2017

If you have trouble with heights or walking up stairs, this is not for you. Scenic view of the Old City. Good activity for a Saturday, when most everything else is closed.

Thank millie4t
Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

Lovely and scenic way to see the Old City. We did the Southern side, it could take between 45 min and 1.5 hr depending on how frequently you stop. We'd like to go back and do the Northern route another day. We took our elementary...More

Thank Renee R
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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.