Alrov Mamilla Avenue, Jerusalem

Alrov Mamilla Avenue, Jerusalem

Alrov Mamilla Avenue is a new shopping district situated in New Jerusalem. The street runs from the Jaffe Gate to Agron Street Junction. This area is not just for shopping, although that is great, but also it is a great area to drink in the city of Jerusalem. There are street cafés, spectacular views, street musicians and performers, cobblestone streets, and stores like those found on New York’s Fifth Avenue or Paris’ Champs-Elysees.

The shops are as eclectic mix of super trendy to computer stores. Restaurants offer a wide selection of choices and are great places to feed the tummy and sit and watch the hubbub. Thursday nights during the summer months is sing along night which is always great fun, even if you don’t know the words.

Luxury hotels are also located along the way. These generally offer incredible views of the old city, while being pampered with all the modern connivances. Not to mention the great shopping just steps away from the front door. It is a wonderful mix of modern and fresh new city amidst a city that is from antiquity.

Hours vary with the seasons but the shops are generally open by 10 in the morning and close by 10 or so at night. Summer hours are a bit longer. Fridays the shops close by 3:30 to observe the Sabbath and will reopen on hour after sundown on Saturday evening and stay open until 11PM.

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Sight Name: Alrov Mamilla Avenue
Sight Location: Jerusalem, Israel
Sight Type: Attraction/Landmark
Guide(s) containing this sight: Romantic Jerusalem Walking Tour  

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