Jerusalem Old City Tour
- Old City Settlements
- Muslim/Jewish Quarters
- Western Wall
- Holy Sepulcher
- Critical analysis
The tour will emphasis the centrality of the Old City of Jerusalem to the three monotheistic religions and visit some of the visible icons of the Israeli Occupation.
This tour begins with a briefing by the guide – an introduction to the occupation and analysis of the settlements in the Old City and the surrounding Holy Basin.
The emphasis of the tour will include the three major religions in in the Old City of Jerusalem and a discussion of the implications and conflict within the Quarters.
The walk through the Muslim Quarter includes a visit to the top of the Austrian Hospice for a view of the city. You will also visit the Western Wall Plaza, in the heart of the Old City.
An explanation and discussion on the importance of the sites to Judaism and Islam will be given and a focus on Muslim and Jewish archaeological and development ventures around Al Aqsa Mosque, which are sources of the tensions and discontent within this city.
The tour concludes with a walk through the Christian Quarter and returns to Damascus Gate.
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