Travelers to the Old City of Jerusalem can now tour the city's historical, religious and cultural sites with new self-guided digital JerusaleMP3 walking tours.
The digital tours come complete with maps and written explanations available in four languages, enriching the touring experience through the Old City. The multimedia audio tours also include video and can be operated from a smartphone or similar audio device, and are free for download.
The JerusaleMP3 tours include:
The Jewish Quarter
Jerusalem in the First and Second Temple Periods
From Mount Zion to Jaffa Gate
The Temple Mount Compound
In the Footsteps of the Christian Sects
The Herodian Quarter
Ramparts Walk, Southern Section
Ramparts Walk, Northern Section
Marketplaces in the Old City
Several of the tours will also be handicapped-accessible. Color brochures detailing the tours in four languages are available at hotels, tourist sites and tourist offices around the city.
To download a JerusaleMP3 walking tour, visit www.jerusalem-oldcity.org.il