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SANDEMANs NEW Europe - Tel Aviv

| Clock Tower, Old Jaffa, Tel Aviv, Israel
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Unexpectedly great!

I was very suspicious of a “free” tour. We are frequent visitors to Israel, but have not really... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
EGSDVM
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Stamford, Connecticut
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Did not meet expectations

We had really great experiences on the three tours we took with Sandemans in Jerusalem so we signed... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
D M
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Paris, France
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We offer daily tours of Old Jaffa - join us for the original Free Walking tour with passionate, local guides by the Clock Tower in Old Jaffa. Want to delve deeper with us? On our Tel Aviv City Tour, packed with both history and fun, we explore modern Tel Aviv - the hippiest and most liberal city of Middle East! Searching for a tailor-made and unique experience? Contact us for more information on private tours with our expert guides. Visit our website for more information, schedule and to book your spot on one of our tours.
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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| Clock Tower, Old Jaffa, Tel Aviv, Israel

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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I was very suspicious of a “free” tour. We are frequent visitors to Israel, but have not really been to Jaffe in many years. We signed up the morning of the tour, figuring all we had to lose was 2 hours (2pm to 4pm). Our...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We had really great experiences on the three tours we took with Sandemans in Jerusalem so we signed up for the Tel-Aviv City Tour. This tour was very disappointing. The tour guide, Amit, spent the first hour complaining about gentrification in Tel-Aviv and the cost...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago

On the 5 of april I joined the old Jaffa City Tour in Tel Aviv Amit was our guide, he made it interesting, humouristic as Well as knowledgeable to such an extent that I upon my arrival in Jerusalem without hesitation joined in with Mount...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We had a great time walking around Jaffa and hearing the different stories from Amit, the walking tour guide. It was well organized, fun and Amit was a great host, very engaging. Definitely recommend doing this tour, if you have a couple of hours to...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago

We have done Sandeman free tours in a number of cities and they never disappoint. Recommended tip on this one was 50 shekels each. Really enjoyable tour with good info on the history of Jaffa. Well paced but as always find people dawdle a bit...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago

We signed up for the free tour (recommended tip is £10-12 or 50 shekels each) and really enjoyed it. It was well-paced, Naama was interesting and clearly loves her town - she kept us engaged and it was well worth it to see and understand...More

Thank Megan P
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Took the Jaffa tour with Ben. I've lived around the city and know it pretty well but learned a lot about the history and some cool places that I will definitely visit again. Ben was a great guide - the tour was interesting and humorous...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Thank you Ben for a wonderful tour of the old Jaffa port. We enjoyed everything about the experience. It was informative, beautiful, inclusive and our group seemed very cohesive by the end of the tour as Ben answered questions and got to know us. Great...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The tour to Old Jaffa was excellent. Our tour guide Amit was amazing, funny and he kept our interest with beautiful stories about the history of Jaffa. This is the best free tour that we've been to, and I will highly recommend it to anyone....More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went through parts of Jaffa that we would never have found or been to by ourselves. Ori had great, fun stories about all those places. We all had a great time (young and old) and didn't feel bored for a second. Would recommend it...More

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Erika_26
December 20, 2017|
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Response from paulinemt | Reviewed this property |
Hi! It depends how happy you were with the guide, 5€ would be a minimum tip, but I would give more if you enjoyed the tour: 10€ if very happy. I would say compared to Europe Tel Aviv is quite expensive, and tipping is more... More
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Gyana G
October 28, 2017|
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Response from Roberto_SNE | Property representative |
Hi Gyana, Thanks for your message! The Free Tour of Tel Aviv starts by the Clock Tower in Old Jaffa every day at 11am and 2pm. The Free Tour of Jerusalem starts just outside the Jaffa Gate every day at 11am and 2pm as... More
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Jason L
July 19, 2017|
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Response from Roberto_SNE | Property representative |
Hi Jason, Thanks for your question, and for your interest in our tours! The Free Tour does include the Port of Jaffa, however, unfortunately, it does not include the flea market as part of the route. However, it is not... More
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