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Wadi Nisnas, Haifa

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Neighborhood · Hidden Gem · Other
Haifa's Arab neighborhood, Wadi Nisnas remains known for its busy marketplace, stone buildings, and charming alleyways. When walking down this district's historical streets and through its market, you may have the feeling that you've left the city and entered an ancient village. Home to 8,000 residents, the area burst onto the world stage when author Sami Michael used it as a setting for his 1987 novel "Trumpet in the Wadi." Plan your visit to Wadi Nisnas and a wealth of other attractions, well-known and undiscovered, using our Haifa trip website.
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  • I had never spent much time in Haifa but a day trip here really made me fall in love with the city. Walking through the shuk was so much fun and each shopkeeper and vendor was so kind and welcoming...  more »
  • The concept of multiple religions and nationalities living side by side just fascinated me. I walked through on Saturday and it rather calm and peaceful. Also visited the local bakery there and ate...  more »
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