Discover the history of the Old City of Jerusalem and its main landmarks on a 2.5-hour free walking tour with an expert local guide. Explore the best of Jerusalem for free!
Begin your free walking tour from Jaffa Gate, one of the seven gates into the Old City of Jerusalem. Then, admire the nearby Tower of David and find out what historical figure this citadel is named after and its legends and secrets.
Continue the tour of Jerusalem by heading to the Church of the Holy Sepulchre, a place full of Christian symbolism. Walking through the historic center of the Holy City, you will come upon another landmark of religious significance to the Jewish faith: the Western Wall. Many visitors and locals write a prayer on a small piece of paper and place it in the cracks of the wall.
On the other side of the wall, admire the majestic exterior of the Dome of the Rock, an Islamic temple with a beautiful golden dome and blue and green mosaics, visible from most areas in the city.
The tour will come to an end when you return to the starting point.
- Groups of over 9 people will not be allowed to participate in the Free Walking Tour of Jerusalem.
- Minors must always be accompanied by an adult. Each adult can be accompanied by a maximum of three adolescents or children.
- You will only visit the exteriors of the landmarks during this tour.
All of our providers comply with local legislation and applicable health recommendations regarding protective material and safety to help avoid the spread of Covid-19.
Free tours do not have a fixed price, rather each person offers the guide the amount they consider appropriate, depending on their level of satisfaction.
2 hours 30 minutes.
The tour is exclusively in English.
English speaking guide specialized in the history of Jerusalem.
When to book?
Book as soon as possible to guarantee availability, especially during public holidays and festivities.
You can book up to 2 days before (Jerusalem local time) if there are still places available.
Once your booking has been confirmed, you will receive an email containing your booking voucher. Please print it out or download on your smartphone/tablet to show on the day of the activity.
Frequently asked questions
Q - How to book?
A - To reserve the activity, choose the date and complete the form on this page. You will receive your confirmation immediately.
No (not suitable for people with reduced mobility).
If you are not able to attend the tour, please cancel your reservation in the control panel, otherwise the guide will be waiting for you.