The ancient port of Jaffa. (Shutterstock) (Shutterstock)
Jaffa port


The ancient town of Jaffa is a major tourist attraction in the modern State of Israel, with something for everyone, from early morning until the wee hours of night!

The port city of Jaffa, south of the burgeoning metropolis of Tel Aviv, is an ancient city deeply rooted in history.

This Mediterranean port hosts the best of the ancient world right beside some of the most trendy modern attractions.

Here are seven things that you probably didn’t know about this great place.

7 Facts You Didn't Know About Jaffa

Welcome to Jaffa, where history, culture and spirituality come together to create a multi-ethnic paradise!

Posted by Israel Ministry of Foreign Affairs on Thursday, August 30, 2018