Old Jaffa,Tel Aviv

Old Jaffa is full of many exciting cultural and historical attractions. rating : 5 5 0 out of 5 / 54 votes

It is certainly no coincidence that the Hebrew name for Jaffa- "Yafo"- is said to originate from the Hebrew word "yofi" meaning beauty. The charming Old jaffa, situated south-west of the city of Jaffa, remains one of the few places that is relatively untouched; preserving the ancient beauty that makes Old Jaffa the unique location that it is. Old Jaffa boasts one of the oldest ports in the world, a variety of restaurants, a flea market and a simply unique experience.
Jaffa was the city that Jewish immigrants flocked through before the State was established and shortly after Israel was re-born in 1948, poverty-stricken Jewish families settled the city. In the sixties, the Israeli government took steps to

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Categories : Things to do & Attractions

Attraction Price
All , Free
Category
Historic site , Architectural , Historic village , Romantic
For who?
Couples , Families
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Travelers' reviews

Michael

"a trip back in time..."
22/06/2013

A fantastic way to spend the day- feels like you've traveled back in time

Matt

"Love Jaffa!"
03/02/2013

fantastic location, food and people

Izzie

"Old Jaffa is stunning!"
24/09/2012

Old Jaffa is simply charming- narrow streets, houses arranged according to Zodaic signs, beautiful sunsets, vibrant flea market- come and enjoy!!

Gabi

"We love Jaffa at nights"
13/09/2012

We love Jaffa at nights

Barbara

"Gorgeous"
02/09/2012

most important when visiting Old Jaffa-take a camera!!!stunning places, delicious food, just magical...

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