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The Port of Jaffa. Legends and truth

Stories about The Pharaoh Ramses II and giant spoon on Isrseli wizard - Old city of Yaffo is ready to tell its secrets to the most curious travelers

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OLd Jaffo

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1.5 – 2 hours

approx. duration

2 km

Approximate tour distance


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What's tour about

For those, fascinated by history, secrets and legends: learn the history of 4000 years during one quick tour

Yaffo - is one of Tel-Aviv districts, located on the hight shores of the Mediterranean sea.
Canaans, Assyrian, Hellenes and Seleucid, Hasmineans and Romans, Europeans - crusaders, Egyptians and Mameluke - all of them once visited Old city of Yaffo.
Richard the Lionheart, Saladin, Baybars, Napoleon, Ottomans, British stepped on this land. But still, Yaffo has always been jewish city.
Legends and truth intertwined during thousands of years history.
Lets have a walk in this ancient city and try to discover the most amazing legends and stories that happened here and extraordinary personalities that lived here.

For the travelers choice: tours and quest-tours (starting from 1 participant)


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The bridge of wishes
The tree in an egg
The best view to the city that never sleeps -Tel-Aviv

Start at OLd Jaffo

The red marker is the starting point of the tour. You will stay within the circle marked on the map throughout the length of the tour.

Author of the tour

Lada Директор туристического агентства в Израиле. В Израиле более 18 лет. Фанат Яффо. Обожаю историю и людей нашей страны.

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Turn your journey into an adventure through secret courtyards and breathtaking views. You can explore the city on your own and take breaks any time.

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How self-guided tours work?
The app will be your personal guide. With help of GPS the app will guide you along the route, show authentic places and tell stories about it. In some tours you will find simple quizes to get learn about the city like in game.
What is different from a guided tour or guidebook?
Unlike a guided tour, you do not depend on anyone. You can pause or go from the route and stop for an aperol at the bar. This is not just a list of places with descriptions, but a well-prepared route with interactive content that make you to interact with the city.
Do I need the internet?
No, the tour is downloaded to the app and works offline. It stays with you even after you finish it, so you can share your impressions with friends.
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The tour can be started at any time after purchase, it remains with you forever
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The Port of Jaffa. Legends and truth
Stories about The Pharaoh Ramses II and giant spoon on Isrseli wizard - Old city of Yaffo is ready to tell its secrets to the most curious travelers

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