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Tel Aviv: Jaffa Old City, Port and Flea Market Walking Tour

1. Tel Aviv: Jaffa Old City, Port and Flea Market Walking Tour

Enjoy a guided tour of Jaffa Old City, a primarily Muslim district, and its historic port on a guided tour of Tel Aviv. See ancient history blended with vibrant culture, stunning architecture, winding streets, and rich heritage. Discover hidden gems and visit historic landmarks. Begin the tour at Abulafia, the oldest bakery in Jaffa, where you can purchase a coffee or bakery item. Then it is off to Clock Tower Square with its iconic clock tower, a landmark that also serves as a gateway to the Old City. Next up is St. Peter's Church, a 19th-century Franciscan church with a rich history. Learn about the site where the apostle Peter stayed while visiting Jaffa. Enjoy beautiful views of the city, the coastline, and the Mediterranean Sea. Then it is on to Kdumim Square, a charming plaza lined with restaurants, cafes, and shops. Take a moment to soak in the lively atmosphere and consider coming back here later for a coffee or a bite to eat. Next, explore one of the highlights of the Old City, the famous Flea Market (Shuk Hapishpishim). See as your guide points out antique shops, art galleries, clothing boutiques, and street vendors – all selling a variety of goods, and all available for a good price once you learn how to haggle. Walking through the narrow streets of this Muslim district, come across the Mahmoudiya Mosque, an impressive Ottoman-era mosque. Appreciate the beautiful architecture and serene ambiance of this sacred place. Move onward to explore the picturesque port. Learn about Jaffa Port's long history, dating back over 3,000 years. Follow your guide on a leisurely stroll along the waterfront, admire the boats, and take in the maritime atmosphere. Nearby the port, visit Andromeda's Rock, a legendary spot where the mythical princess Andromeda was said to have been saved from a sea monster by Perseus. Take photos of the coastline and the Tel Aviv skyline from this area. Finish at the southernmost end of the famous Tel Aviv Promenade which runs 8 kilometers north, along the beachfront, all the way to the Port of Tel Aviv.

Tel Aviv: Sightseeing Cruise of Tel Aviv and Jaffa Skyline

2. Tel Aviv: Sightseeing Cruise of Tel Aviv and Jaffa Skyline

Relax on a sightseeing cruise which takes you out into the Mediterranean Sea for panoramic views of the dramatic skyline of Tel Aviv with its modern high-rises, the historic skyline of Jaffa with its mosques and churches, and the more serene coastline of Bat Yam to the South. The cruise departs from the ancient historic harbor of the Port of Jaffa, with its old world allure and weathered stone pathways. Once on the cruise, you then get to take in the diverse beauty and landscapes of the coast. The cruise is on a bi-level boat, with seating and music playing on both levels. The upper level is shaded, to protect you from the sun, but with open sides to allow for uninterrupted views of the coastline. The lower level includes a bar where you can purchase soft drinks, juices, water, ice cream and snacks.

Tel Aviv: Jaffa Tour With A Private Guide

3. Tel Aviv: Jaffa Tour With A Private Guide

Embark on a captivating tour of the Jaffa neighborhood in Tel Aviv with a private guide. See the area’s highlights while learning about its history from your licensed guide. Begin the tour at your centrally located hotel or another convenient spot. Then, explore Old Jaffa with your guide, taking in the breathtaking views of the Mediterranean Coast and the Old Jaffa Port. ‘ Marvel at the artisans and art galleries within the Old City and immerse yourself in the vibrant atmosphere of the popular Flea Market. Delve into Jaffa's rich history, from biblical tales of Jonah and the whale to its present-day status as a dynamic neighborhood with a diverse cultural tapestry. Conclude the tour near the Old Jaffa Port, where you can continue your journey at your own pace.

Tel Aviv: Skyline Boat Cruise with stop for water activities

4. Tel Aviv: Skyline Boat Cruise with stop for water activities

Admire the skyline and sights of Tel Aviv from the Mediterranean Sea on this fun 2-hour cruise departing from the Tel Aviv Marina. Anchor offshore for 45-60 minutes with the option to jump in the water to use the boat’s floating mat and tubes. Feel free to bring along your own drinks and snacks. The cruise departs from the Pier in Te;l Aviv Marina, and heads out into the Mediterranean. While on the boat you will get amazing views of the coastline including the vibrant tel Aviv Skyline, the busy Port of Tel Aviv (known in Hebrew as the “Namal”) and historic Jaffa. After cruising around for around 30 minutes, the boat will drop anchor and you and your friends and family can jump into the water, if you wish, and have some fun. The boat provides a floating mat and water tubes to add to your enjoyment. High quality speakers will also play music for your enjoyment. Enjoy time in the sun or relax in the shaded deck areas. Bring along your own beer, wine, and soft drinks, and feel free to bring your favorite snacks for the trip.

Tel Aviv: Saturday Tel Aviv and Jaffa Walking Tour

5. Tel Aviv: Saturday Tel Aviv and Jaffa Walking Tour

Our tour is the best way to spend your Saturday in Tel Aviv and Jaffa. Join an exciting journey through the culture, history, geography and art of the city. With the oldest port in the world located in Jaffa, the Vibrant Florentin neighbourhood, the scenic street of Nachlat Binyamin, this full - day tour is the best choice for you to make your time in Tel Aviv unforgettable. Our tour begins with a morning walk in the magical Old Jaffa. Witness the Mediterranean Coast views down the Jaffa Port - the oldest port in the world of more than 7,000 years! Discover the history and its stories in real time. Next, you will head to Tel Aviv arty Florentin neighbourhood. Learn about the stories, political movements and communities of modern-day Tel Aviv, as it expresses through the street art of the neighbourhood. For a lunch break, stop and enjoy a delicious 'Falafel' meal that is included in the tour. On Saturday, it's especially interesting to watch the local Tel Avivians come out in hoards to relax and take in the (almost) all-year sunshine on the beaches or the parks of the city. Our tour covers Tel Aviv - Jaffa history, art, culture, architecture, atmosphere, all in one. It's the best way to make the most of the weekend in the city.

Tel Aviv: Tornado High Speed Thrill Boat Ride from Jaffa

6. Tel Aviv: Tornado High Speed Thrill Boat Ride from Jaffa

Departing from the historic Jaffa Port, this is no ordinary boat ride. The Tornado lives up to its name as you whirl across the water at up to 35 mph, with some hairpin turns and 360-degree spins thrown in for good measure, and music playing to add to the atmosphere. The "Tornado Speed Boat" is a thrilling adventure along Tel Aviv-Jaffa's captivating coastline. Take in views of historic Jaffa with its mosque and churches, and then fly North across the water, taking in views of the sandy beaches of the Tel Aviv promenade and the city skyline beyond. The Tornado only holds 15 guests, making this the perfect high-speed group experience for adrenaline junkies. This is a great way to experience the thrill of a small jet boat with friends and family alike. Feel like a James Bond martini - shaken, not stirred!

Jaffa Walking Tour: Old Jaffa, Jaffa Port & the Flea Market

7. Jaffa Walking Tour: Old Jaffa, Jaffa Port & the Flea Market

Embark on a captivating journey through the heart of Jaffa with this enchanting tour, where the intersection of history and modern life reveals surprising connections. Commence your exploration at the iconic Clock Square, a symbol of Jaffa's rich history, blending Ottoman and Turkish roots with its vibrant contemporary culture. As we meander through vibrant streets, capturing memorable photos, we'll delve into the intriguing past of Clock Square, unraveling its profound significance across various cultures throughout time. Continue to the mesmerizing alleyways of Jaffa's harbor, uncovering the historical impact of the port in shaping the city's heritage and maritime history. Our next destination is Giv'at Kedem Hill, where we'll visit the entrance of Saint Peter’s Church, a Franciscan Catholic establishment intertwined with the journeys of Jesus. Visitors can appreciate its beautiful architectural features while immersing themselves in religious and cultural history. Witness the exquisite Zodiac Signs Fountain, the renowned Jaffa Orange Tree suspended in mid-air, and proceed through Raamses Gate to the Garden of Pinnacle. This serene oasis atop the hill provides a breathtaking panoramic view of the city. A brief stroll through this peaceful haven allows you to revel in tranquility and stunning vistas. Cross the Bridge of Wishes and listen to the fascinating story behind Jaffa's renowned clock tower, symbolizing unexpected success and aspiration. After absorbing hours of captivating stories and capturing countless photo opportunities, conclude your journey at the Jaffa Flea Market – the authentic, pulsating heart of the city. This cultural kaleidoscope of eclectic stalls offers unique treasures, providing a vibrant and colorful conclusion to this unforgettable Jaffa walking tour!

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Jaffa Port: Our most recommended tours and activities

Tel Aviv: Jaffa Old City, Port and Flea Market Walking Tour

Tel Aviv: Jaffa Old City, Port and Flea Market Walking Tour

Enjoy a guided tour of Jaffa Old City, a primarily Muslim district, and its historic port on a guided tour of Tel Aviv. See ancient history blended with vibrant culture, stunning architecture, winding streets, and rich heritage. Discover hidden gems and visit historic landmarks. Begin the tour at Abulafia, the oldest bakery in Jaffa, where you can purchase a coffee or bakery item. Then it is off to Clock Tower Square with its iconic clock tower, a landmark that also serves as a gateway to the Old City. Next up is St. Peter's Church, a 19th-century Franciscan church with a rich history. Learn about the site where the apostle Peter stayed while visiting Jaffa. Enjoy beautiful views of the city, the coastline, and the Mediterranean Sea. Then it is on to Kdumim Square, a charming plaza lined with restaurants, cafes, and shops. Take a moment to soak in the lively atmosphere and consider coming back here later for a coffee or a bite to eat. Next, explore one of the highlights of the Old City, the famous Flea Market (Shuk Hapishpishim). See as your guide points out antique shops, art galleries, clothing boutiques, and street vendors – all selling a variety of goods, and all available for a good price once you learn how to haggle. Walking through the narrow streets of this Muslim district, come across the Mahmoudiya Mosque, an impressive Ottoman-era mosque. Appreciate the beautiful architecture and serene ambiance of this sacred place. Move onward to explore the picturesque port. Learn about Jaffa Port's long history, dating back over 3,000 years. Follow your guide on a leisurely stroll along the waterfront, admire the boats, and take in the maritime atmosphere. Nearby the port, visit Andromeda's Rock, a legendary spot where the mythical princess Andromeda was said to have been saved from a sea monster by Perseus. Take photos of the coastline and the Tel Aviv skyline from this area. Finish at the southernmost end of the famous Tel Aviv Promenade which runs 8 kilometers north, along the beachfront, all the way to the Port of Tel Aviv.

Tel Aviv: Sightseeing Cruise of Tel Aviv and Jaffa Skyline

Tel Aviv: Sightseeing Cruise of Tel Aviv and Jaffa Skyline

Relax on a sightseeing cruise which takes you out into the Mediterranean Sea for panoramic views of the dramatic skyline of Tel Aviv with its modern high-rises, the historic skyline of Jaffa with its mosques and churches, and the more serene coastline of Bat Yam to the South. The cruise departs from the ancient historic harbor of the Port of Jaffa, with its old world allure and weathered stone pathways. Once on the cruise, you then get to take in the diverse beauty and landscapes of the coast. The cruise is on a bi-level boat, with seating and music playing on both levels. The upper level is shaded, to protect you from the sun, but with open sides to allow for uninterrupted views of the coastline. The lower level includes a bar where you can purchase soft drinks, juices, water, ice cream and snacks.

Tel Aviv: Jaffa Tour With A Private Guide

Tel Aviv: Jaffa Tour With A Private Guide

Embark on a captivating tour of the Jaffa neighborhood in Tel Aviv with a private guide. See the area’s highlights while learning about its history from your licensed guide. Begin the tour at your centrally located hotel or another convenient spot. Then, explore Old Jaffa with your guide, taking in the breathtaking views of the Mediterranean Coast and the Old Jaffa Port. ‘ Marvel at the artisans and art galleries within the Old City and immerse yourself in the vibrant atmosphere of the popular Flea Market. Delve into Jaffa's rich history, from biblical tales of Jonah and the whale to its present-day status as a dynamic neighborhood with a diverse cultural tapestry. Conclude the tour near the Old Jaffa Port, where you can continue your journey at your own pace.

Tel Aviv: Skyline Boat Cruise with stop for water activities

Tel Aviv: Skyline Boat Cruise with stop for water activities

Admire the skyline and sights of Tel Aviv from the Mediterranean Sea on this fun 2-hour cruise departing from the Tel Aviv Marina. Anchor offshore for 45-60 minutes with the option to jump in the water to use the boat’s floating mat and tubes. Feel free to bring along your own drinks and snacks. The cruise departs from the Pier in Te;l Aviv Marina, and heads out into the Mediterranean. While on the boat you will get amazing views of the coastline including the vibrant tel Aviv Skyline, the busy Port of Tel Aviv (known in Hebrew as the “Namal”) and historic Jaffa. After cruising around for around 30 minutes, the boat will drop anchor and you and your friends and family can jump into the water, if you wish, and have some fun. The boat provides a floating mat and water tubes to add to your enjoyment. High quality speakers will also play music for your enjoyment. Enjoy time in the sun or relax in the shaded deck areas. Bring along your own beer, wine, and soft drinks, and feel free to bring your favorite snacks for the trip.

Tel Aviv: Saturday Tel Aviv and Jaffa Walking Tour

Tel Aviv: Saturday Tel Aviv and Jaffa Walking Tour

Our tour is the best way to spend your Saturday in Tel Aviv and Jaffa. Join an exciting journey through the culture, history, geography and art of the city. With the oldest port in the world located in Jaffa, the Vibrant Florentin neighbourhood, the scenic street of Nachlat Binyamin, this full - day tour is the best choice for you to make your time in Tel Aviv unforgettable. Our tour begins with a morning walk in the magical Old Jaffa. Witness the Mediterranean Coast views down the Jaffa Port - the oldest port in the world of more than 7,000 years! Discover the history and its stories in real time. Next, you will head to Tel Aviv arty Florentin neighbourhood. Learn about the stories, political movements and communities of modern-day Tel Aviv, as it expresses through the street art of the neighbourhood. For a lunch break, stop and enjoy a delicious 'Falafel' meal that is included in the tour. On Saturday, it's especially interesting to watch the local Tel Avivians come out in hoards to relax and take in the (almost) all-year sunshine on the beaches or the parks of the city. Our tour covers Tel Aviv - Jaffa history, art, culture, architecture, atmosphere, all in one. It's the best way to make the most of the weekend in the city.

Tel Aviv: Tornado High Speed Thrill Boat Ride from Jaffa

Tel Aviv: Tornado High Speed Thrill Boat Ride from Jaffa

Departing from the historic Jaffa Port, this is no ordinary boat ride. The Tornado lives up to its name as you whirl across the water at up to 35 mph, with some hairpin turns and 360-degree spins thrown in for good measure, and music playing to add to the atmosphere. The "Tornado Speed Boat" is a thrilling adventure along Tel Aviv-Jaffa's captivating coastline. Take in views of historic Jaffa with its mosque and churches, and then fly North across the water, taking in views of the sandy beaches of the Tel Aviv promenade and the city skyline beyond. The Tornado only holds 15 guests, making this the perfect high-speed group experience for adrenaline junkies. This is a great way to experience the thrill of a small jet boat with friends and family alike. Feel like a James Bond martini - shaken, not stirred!

Jaffa Walking Tour: Old Jaffa, Jaffa Port & the Flea Market

Jaffa Walking Tour: Old Jaffa, Jaffa Port & the Flea Market

Embark on a captivating journey through the heart of Jaffa with this enchanting tour, where the intersection of history and modern life reveals surprising connections. Commence your exploration at the iconic Clock Square, a symbol of Jaffa's rich history, blending Ottoman and Turkish roots with its vibrant contemporary culture. As we meander through vibrant streets, capturing memorable photos, we'll delve into the intriguing past of Clock Square, unraveling its profound significance across various cultures throughout time. Continue to the mesmerizing alleyways of Jaffa's harbor, uncovering the historical impact of the port in shaping the city's heritage and maritime history. Our next destination is Giv'at Kedem Hill, where we'll visit the entrance of Saint Peter’s Church, a Franciscan Catholic establishment intertwined with the journeys of Jesus. Visitors can appreciate its beautiful architectural features while immersing themselves in religious and cultural history. Witness the exquisite Zodiac Signs Fountain, the renowned Jaffa Orange Tree suspended in mid-air, and proceed through Raamses Gate to the Garden of Pinnacle. This serene oasis atop the hill provides a breathtaking panoramic view of the city. A brief stroll through this peaceful haven allows you to revel in tranquility and stunning vistas. Cross the Bridge of Wishes and listen to the fascinating story behind Jaffa's renowned clock tower, symbolizing unexpected success and aspiration. After absorbing hours of captivating stories and capturing countless photo opportunities, conclude your journey at the Jaffa Flea Market – the authentic, pulsating heart of the city. This cultural kaleidoscope of eclectic stalls offers unique treasures, providing a vibrant and colorful conclusion to this unforgettable Jaffa walking tour!

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