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    Stop At: Jaffa Gate, Jaffa Road Omar Ibn Katab, Jerusalem Israel

    Meet your local licensed guide just outside the Jaffa Gate.

    Duration: 5 minutes

    Stop At: Jewish Quarter, Jerusalem Israel

    Explore the Jewish Quarter, located in the Old City of Jerusalem. As you walk along, your guide will tell you about the different movements of Judaism and the characteristics of the Jewish Orthodox.

    Duration: 30 minutes

    Stop At: Hurva Synagogue, 89 Ha-Yehudim, Jerusalem 9751909 Israel

    See the Hurva (ruined) Synagogue, located in Jerusalem's Jewish Quarter. Your tour guide will tell you about its construction in the early 18th century, its destruction just a few years later and its reconstruction.

    Duration: 20 minutes

    Stop At: The Four Sephardic Synagogues, 2 Mismarot Ha Kehuna St The Jewish Quarter, Jerusalem 9775201 Israel

    Visit the four sephardic synagogues.

    Duration: 20 minutes

    Stop At: Western Wall Plaza Jewish Quarter, Jerusalem 97500 Israel

    Head to the Western Wall at the golden hours and see how people begin to arrive to the Wall and offer their powerful Shabbat prayers. You will witness one of the most important elements of the traditional Jewish faith.

    Duration: 45 minutes
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Jaffa Gate, Omar Ibn Katab, ירושלים
    Departure Time
    5:00 PM
    Return Details
    Western Wall, Jerusalem
    • Local licensed guide
    • Hotel pickup and drop-off
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Children up to 13 years old are welcome to join this tour for free. We reserve the right to ask for a valid ID for children joining our tours
    • Near public transportation
    • Most travelers can participate
    • This tour usually finishes at the Wailing Wall, but you can also walk back to Jaffa Gate with the guide
    • The independent guides who employ us to market their tours have your best interests in mind; while the tour usually includes the sites & stories mentioned and lasts about 2 hours, your tour may vary depending on what your guide thinks is best for your group
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 40 travelers
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    Reviewed 31 July 2019

    I wish I could remember the name of our guide as she was outstanding (slim young woman with short dark hair). She put a great deal of effort into ensuring that we got a good understanding of the Jewish Quarter and of Shabbat. We were...More

    Date of experience: July 2019
    1  Thank av8nautiger
    Reviewed 9 July 2019

    Thank you again David for a great tour in Jerusalem :) The Shabbat Experience Tour was again unique and really interesting. Thank you for the wonderful experience and I am already very excited to come back for the Holy City Tour :)

    Date of experience: January 2019
    Thank Daci_aventurera
    Reviewed 14 June 2019

    I went on this tour last week and was very impressed with the experience. Our tour guide was super knowledgeable and managed the group very well. Not all guides are able to present information in such a concise manner while also keeping everyone engaged. Our...More

    Date of experience: June 2019
    Thank 81robertsl
    Reviewed 8 June 2019 via mobile

    I went on the Shabbat Tour with my husband yesterday. It started out fine and might have been a good tour, except my experience was marred by a remark the tour guide made. As we were entering the Western Wall complex, we saw a group...More

    3  Thank jnchn10
    ReviewsSNE, Guest Relations Manager at SANDEMANs NEW Europe - Jerusalem, responded to this reviewResponded 25 June 2019

    Dear jnchn10, Thank you for your review. The guides we work with should always be neutral and objective when it comes to topics as delicate as religious or political beliefs. We hope that your experience is an exception as this kind of behaviour does not...More

    Reviewed 7 June 2019 via mobile

    We loved the Shabbat Experience tour! The tour started at Jaffa gate and continued through the Old City to the Western Wall and back to Jaffa Gate. The tour finished just as Shabbat was beginning. From the advice of our guide we went back to...More

    Date of experience: June 2019
    Thank Suvi H
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