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Jaffa Port

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Basic Information

Location 32°3′5.95″N 34°44′58.62″E
Country Israel
City Tel Aviv-Yafo

General Information

Open to visitors yes
Need appointment no
Handicap accessibility yes
Website http://www.namalyafo.co.il/
Geographical Coordinates 32.05143,34.74993


Summary

Jaffa Port (Hebrew: נמל יפו, Nemal Yafo) is an ancient port located in the Old City of Jaffa, Israel. Jaffa and its port have a history spanning over three millennia. The port itself is mentioned in various ancient works, including the Bible and Josephus. Still functional as a small fishing port, the port is currently a recreational zone featuring restaurants and cafes. A lighthouse called Jaffa Light, is located above the port.


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