The Jerusalem Development Authority presents a Guide for the Independent Tourist.
The Old City of Jerusalem Audio Walking Tours takes you through the allies of the Old City of Jerusalem in a fascinating journey through time to a city that is the center of religious and spiritual worship for thousands of years.
Walk through the ancient quarters following 21 different tours and explore the churches, synagogues, masques and historical points of interest. Explore the colorful marketplaces and enjoy the smell of exotic local foods. Glimpse the Temple Mount compound where 3 religions meet in a focal point of worship. Visit the Western Wall, the Church of the Holy Sepulchre, the Dome of the Rock, the Garden Tomb and many more religious iconic locations. Walk in the footsteps of Jesus, see the Temple’s cycles of birth and destruction, witness the sites of Islam.
All tours help you navigate through the streets and allies with accurate directions. Find the major attractions and discover hidden places out of sight. All at your leisure using your mobile device.
Five of the tours are handicapped accessible offering alternative verified routes to make sure you will not miss out on the sights of the Old City. All tours are presented with a full audio transcript for the hearing impaired.
Each tour is accompanied with a map that offers GPS navigation and is available off-line when no service is available.