Ben Yehuda Street, Jerusalem

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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. Make Ben Yehuda Street a centerpiece of your Jerusalem vacation itinerary, and find what else is worth visiting using our Jerusalem attractions planner .
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  • Nice to walk through on a sunny day - wouldn't go out of my way to go back here, could have been anywhere.  more »
  • I promised more of this road. The choice of restaurants is limited. Some restaurants have an outdoor area.
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  • Ben Yehuda street is a pedestrian mall where you will find many restaurants that have both inside and outside dining, many tourist shops, jewelry and Judaica stores, bookstores, clothing shops,, banks...  more »
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