Got your tickets booked and your suitcase ready to go? Read on for a few basic Jerusalem tips before you go.
Jerusalem, the capital of Israel, is 45 miles (72 kilometers) west from the noteworthy city, Amman.
This area of Israel is home to about 800,000 people.
Places to visit in Jerusalem
Famous attractions can look remarkable online, but there's nothing quite as exciting as seeing them with your very own eyes. While you're staying in Jerusalem, be sure to visit Western Wall and the Temple Mount — they're guaranteed to bowl you over!
Serious sightseers should take a look at Church of the Nativity and Garden Tomb. Would you like more things to do in this action-packed city? The Yad Vashem and the Al-Aqsa Mosque will keep you occupied.
Dome of the Rock is a spiritual place for many locals. While there, take advantage of your surroundings and enjoy some quiet contemplation. Seeking some more options? If you could do with some spiritual enlightenment, stop by Church of the Holy Sepulchre. Who knows, you might even find the answers to a couple of life's biggest questions! But that's not all. Put down your history books! Witness the past jump to life at Israel Museum.
Where do you fly into for Jerusalem?
The excitement of staying in an entirely new destination never gets old. Once you've landed at Ben Gurion Airport (TLV), the central area of Jerusalem will be only 25 miles (40 kilometers) to the southeast away.
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