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Ben Yehuda Street, Jerusalem

(4.3/5 based on 480+ reviews on the web)
A bustling pedestrian mall with sidewalk cafes, Ben Yehuda Street provides a traditional shopping experience in a vibrant setting. Packed with stalls offering dates, spices, and textiles, the street has street musicians and itinerant vendors. Closed to vehicular traffic, the area teems with curious pedestrians from all walks of life. This secular heart of Jerusalem makes a popular hangout both night and day. Shop for souvenirs and trinkets, and explore the many cozy old-style restaurants. Add Ben Yehuda Street to your Jerusalem travel itinerary, and discover new vacation ideas by using our Jerusalem itinerary maker.
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  • I ate at McDonald's here at this street, got a duffle bag, a smoothie, a circus show, did money exchange, got a chess board made of olive wood , etc. This has got to be my favorite street that is walk...  more »
  • Friendly shopkeepers, street musicians, small restaurants and fun! We loved strolling on Ben Yehuda street in the evenings. There were so many things to see, places to shop and eat, and everyone was v...  more »
  • BEST shopping around....don't wait for other places....do your shopping on Ben Yeduda! Bargain, check out the variety....so much to see.  more »