Ramparts Walk, Jerusalem

3.7
Discover the city of Jerusalem from a different perspective with Ramparts Walk, a walking tour of the Old City walls. Enjoy a 1 km (0.6 mi) walk on the ramparts, stone walls built by Suleiman the Magnificent in the 16th century, and take in the views of the historic buildings, lively streets, and city surroundings that are inaccessible from the ground. Walking on the ramparts at Temple Mount is prohibited, so you won’t be able to complete a loop around the city. For Ramparts Walk and beyond, use our Jerusalem journey planner to get the most from your Jerusalem vacation.
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  • We made the Ramparts Walk for about 20 NIS for the second. The view was good and we could see from above the differences between the different neighborhoods. Please remember that there is no way to buy water on the wall and that it can get very hot there. Shadows are also limited,so a cap is recommended.
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  • There are 2 routes of walking in the old city walls , both begin at Jaffa gate , one goes to the wailing wall , Ha’ashpot gate , one goes to the New gate . Not too difficult, very nice walking up and ...  more »
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