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A walk through history

In the heart of Zichron Yaakov the pedestrian mall is an experience that should not be missed. Each... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
tzvid2017
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Haifa, Israel
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A cool corner on a very hot day

While strolling this pedestrian mall we needed to get out of the sun and take a break. Found a... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
bfindysz
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Jerusalem District, Israel
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

In the heart of Zichron Yaakov the pedestrian mall is an experience that should not be missed. Each step is a leap back in history to the late 19th century. Original buildings now house stores, restaurants and bars while the story of the pioneers is...More

Date of experience: September 2019
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

While strolling this pedestrian mall we needed to get out of the sun and take a break. Found a quiet little place called Gotcha that served light meals inside a fairly well air-conditioned eatery. The food was good, service fine, prices reasonable and relief from...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Zichron Yaakov is such a special place in Israel. We love it and have come many times while visiting from America. And one of the many nice things about Zichron is the Pedestrian Mall. Great restaurants, nice shops, historic sites, and a wonderful atmosphere. Love...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed May 15, 2019 via mobile

This place has a long and complicated history involving the Rothschilds and spies and the British. They have preserved many of the older buildings from the 19th and early 20th centuries with a series of small boutiques and shops. Plenty of places to stop and...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Lawrence K
Reviewed April 28, 2019

We spent a pleasant hour wandering round the shops and galleries here. Very relaxed atmosphere and welcoming staff in the stores. Also visited the Rothschild Gardens which were immaculate, and an oasis of calm and tranquility.

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed November 14, 2018

Pedestrian mall that runs 5 blocks lined with shops of all kinds, galleries, & restaurants. A good place to spend a few hours. Recommend. Hope this helps.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 3, 2018 via mobile

The "midrachov" or the center of town is paved in cobblestone. It is a quaint pedestrian road with restaurants , cafes, assorted small shops , artist/craft studios , winery's big and small and two museum gems explaining the local colorful history of Zichron Yaacov and...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed September 24, 2018 via mobile

Hamaysdim street is a short pedestrian mall with a range of stores, artists galleries, and restaurants. Among them are historical buildings heralding back to Zichron's founding in 1882, and tributes to Baron Rothschild. Look for parking in the back streets.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank dberis
Reviewed August 17, 2018 via mobile

Enjoyed the walk through the authentic street of this magnificent place. Everything was great, nice shops, coffee shops, etc. very beautiful old buildings, including old synagogues, of historical significant. Enjoyable few hours, walking through this old town.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank 975ayalab
Reviewed August 7, 2018

I always enjoy a good stroll, and I visit the pedestrian mall in Zichron often. Whether you like to window shop, grab a cup of coffee, visit the historic sites or just sit on a bench and watch people go by, this is the place!...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Certainly not dangerous. A very peaceful place. I don't know which restaurants would be Kosher for Passover. If you're visiting from outside the country you need to know that some restaurants will say that they're Kosher for... More
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