Jerusalem is a touristic treasure, which has something for anyone – culture and museums for the art fans, interesting holiness and history sites, multi layered architecture and also more earthly delights, like amazing and great food, lively markets, antiques and fabrics peddling and trading – all of the above assembling the uniqueness of the Israeli capital.
All of us, as Israelis, already visited Jerusalem more than once as part of one or other framework. It’s rare to find an Israeli citizen which has never been at the west wall, the Knesset area or even in the “Mahanne Yehuda” market. Is there really something else to see in the city? Well, yes!! And a lot of it!! The fact you had already done the banal tour at the must-see sites in the city, doesn’t say you really enjoyed the amazing experiences Jerusalem has to offer.
If you want to discover new ways to travel in Jerusalem, which will surprise even you, as Israelis, it is advisable for you to think about inviting guided tours in Jerusalem, from those who specialized in giving this kind of tours at the city. If you are planning a tour in Jerusalem, for a family event, or at work, or just a fun family day, you should first check the tours companies who are specialized mainly in giving guided tours to Jerusalem.
Because of the richness of the city, guided tours in Jerusalem might have completely different character and nature each time. Guided tours in Shabbat will look different from this kind of tours in the weekdays, group tours with children will be in a different pace from adult tours. Exactly from these reasons, you should find someone who knows how to match the right kind of trip for your group which suites its personality, atmosphere and the different limits, if such exists.
First, the quality and professionalism of the guides is very important. Because Jerusalem is a city with complicated history and reality, you must have a guide who knows the city like the palm of his hand, a true resident of Jerusalem, who knows the city and its charming spots, knows how to manage himself in the different sites and in front of the unique citizens of the city and knows how to give you all this charmingly and humorous, so you will be truly fascinated.
Change the hour and the angle of sight. Go to a nightly observation point’s tour in the city, which takes places from the rooftop height of the old city and its surroundings. This is a charming example for another way to experience Jerusalem.
Jerusalem at night, the city glows at glory and its holiness gets solemnly ceremonialism. You can watch the sunset above David’s Tower and above the city walls, enjoy the night view of ‘Mishkanot Sha’ananim’ and the ‘Sultan’s Pool’ and to absorb the atmosphere of the city at night. You can also do the opposite! Go below, to the tunnels and the secrets of the underground world of Jerusalem. You can pass a whole day in the dark water pools at the area of the Church of the Holy Sepulcher, in the Struthion Pool and in other sites with cool and mysterious atmosphere. That’s a tour which is suited especially for the hot summer days.
Dont forget, You can always rent a taxi or just use Car rental Israel services