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. With our international travel planner, Safed attractions like The Old City of Safed can be center stage of your vacation plans, and you can find out about other attractions like it, unlike it, near it, and miles away.
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  • The enchanting atmosphere of the old city, with the preserve the tradition once, create a sense of detachment from place and time.
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  • Beautiful stone town, art galleries in small streets full of winding stairs. Visit obliged.
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  • Tzfat was hands down the highlight of my trip to Israel and given my passion for Kabbalah it compelled to share some insight and thoughts. This is the home of kabbalah and Jewish mysticism and the air...  more »
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