Jaffa Tourism

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Jaffa or Yafo (Hebrew: יפו‎‎, ; Arabic: يَافَا‎‎, also called Japho or Joppa), is the southern and oldest part of Tel Aviv-Yafo, an ancient port city in Israel. Jaffa is famous for its association with the biblical stories of Jonah, Solomon and Saint Peter as well as the mythological story of Andromeda and Perseus.

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This is a comprehensive travel guide for Jaffa in Israel. From budgeting tips to finding the best spots, this travel guide has got all the insider information to explore Jaffa like a local. After your splendid visit to Jaffa, you can proceed to an important near-by city of Jerusalem. So, ideally any vacation planner would recommend you to visit Jerusalem for its bountiful attractions like Old City, Western Wall, Yad Vashem on your trip to Jaffa. If you want to fly to the destination, you can choose the nearest major airport to take a flight. The nearest major airport is Atarot Airport. To explore Jaffa, set aside 1 to 2 number of your days. You'll be coming back for more!

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Facts and Stats for Jaffa*

  • Pollution Statistics in Jaffa

    Know the pollution level of Jaffa before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 65 (High)
    • Water Pollution 50 (Moderate)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 87.5 (Very High)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 50 (Moderate)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 37.5 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 50 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 50 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 12.5 (Very Low)
  • Jaffa: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Jaffa for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Jaffa.

    • Burglary and Theft 41.67 (Moderate)
    • Mugging and Robbery 29.17 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 33.33 (Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 37.5 (Low)
    • Car Stealing 25 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 33.33 (Low)
    • Attacks 25 (Low)
    • Drug offense 37.5 (Low)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 79.17 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 66.67 (High)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 33.33 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 25 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 41.67 (Moderate)
  • Living in Jaffa - Quality of Life

    • Safety Index 66.67 (High)
    • Climate Index 95.46 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 64.14 (High)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 9 (Very Low)
    • Health Care Index 66.67 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 9.26 (Moderate)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in Jaffa

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Jaffa

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.13 USD
    • International Movie per seat 11.06 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 63.83 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 106.38 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 70.92 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

* Some of the data on this page is powered by Numbeo
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