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The Old City of Safed, Safed

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Explore the narrow cobblestone streets of The Old City of Safed, nestled on a hilltop and known for its numerous old synagogues. Enjoy the city's temperate, mountain climate as you admire historic buildings and ruins, stroll the labyrinthine, winding paths, or relax in a charming cafe. The small town is home to a famous artists' quarter, where you can visit an array of galleries, browse jewelry and craft shops, and get some authentic souvenirs to take back home. To visit The Old City of Safed on your holiday in Safed, and find out what else Safed has to offer, use our Safed holiday planner.
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  • The old city is exactly that, old and filled with history. The winding streets filled with art and Judaic treasures are always pulling you in see what you can see.  more »
  • This lovely historic city filled with magical mysterious aura lends itself to extensive and pleasurable exploration on foot. Beautiful galleries. Narrow streets lined with interesting shops. Old synag...  more »
  • היינו בסוף השבוע. העיר שקטה ושלווה. חלק מהגלריות פתוחות. הסמטאות עצמן הן גלריה אחת גדולה. חו"ל בארץ ישראל.  more »