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Ben Yehuda Street, Jerusalem

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Neighborhood Landmark
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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  • Thursday night market very popular, small vendors, lots of music can't go wrong. Other times just a great place to be with shops and lots of food and markets. Vegan, vegetarian, and Irish Pubs abound.  more »
  • really you have to see and live it yourself to get an idea, dotted with hotels, restaurants, government buildings and the city itself (stores), it has its own life, anything can happen  more »
  • Pedestrian area , cheap and expensive shopping, wide range of sit down cafes, buskers, lively , pleasantly noisy, a Jerusalem scene. Close to town rail line  more »