How many days do you need to see Jerusalem? We really recommend visitors spend two to three days here because it is really difficult to fit everything into one day. Jerusalem is also a great home base for tours around the region since many of them include the option to begin here.
How do you spend a day in Jerusalem?
- Visit the Western Wall and Temple Mount first thing to avoid the crowds.
- Go up the Mount of Olives for the view, visit the Tomb of Three Prophets & Garden of Gethsemane.
- Lunch in the Arab Quarter.
- Catch the views from the tower at Church of the Redeemer.
Can I visit Jerusalem on my own? You can explore Jerusalem on your own, but a guided tour is a good idea.
Is Jerusalem worth visiting? The heart of the Holy Land, Jerusalem is home to many sacred sites such as the Western Wall, Mount of Olives and the Church of the Holy Sepulchre. But irrespective of your faith or religious belief, visit Jerusalem to discover a fascinating ancient city that has played a pivotal role throughout history.