Jaffa's Old Town: The Gatekeeper’s Magical Path

5 (10 reviews)
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Explore the ancient streets, the port, and the secret sites of old Jaffa through a one-of-a-kind walking tour. During the tour you will slowly unravel the heroic story of the gatekeeper who is desperately trying to escape the city. You will use your phone to follow clues and solve puzzles in your surroundings while discovering some of Jaffa's most beautiful landmarks. You will get to see the skyline of Tel Aviv, learn some fascinating bits of history, and most of all, you'll get to feel the rhythm of the magical Ottoman period in Jaffa.
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  • Cross the street carefully

Places you will visit


It will take you

50-80 mins

You will walk

4600 steps

Total distance

3.5 km


  • Take a Jaffa walk where you visit the clock-tower, the wishing bridge, the ancient streets, and the port

  • Learn about the magical Ottoman Period and discover new facts about the past

  • Discover Jaffa's secret sites and hidden views of the Mediterranean Sea

  • Follow the gatekeeper in his heroic journey


The year is 1815. The Ottomans rule the region. You and your beloved camel are a bit exhausted. You're back in Jaffa after more than twenty days on the roads.

You are about to enter the city for another watching shift at the gate. You are one of the élite guards in the wall: the gatekeeper. However, things seem to get complicated in a very strange way this time...

Game route

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Mor P

31 Jul 2022
WOW! amazing quest! We saw some beautiful views, and visited in some great archaeological spots. We were a couple travelling in Tel-Aviv for a week and we really enjoyed exploring the old city of Jaffa throughout the quest's riddles.

נועה הזמנות

31 Jul 2022
I totally recommend this quest! we all had a great time and on the way learned about Jaffas history

Yarden Ingber

31 Jul 2022
amazing expirience! a great way to explore the old city of Jaffa

דנה שנברגר

27 Jul 2022

שיר שם טוב

27 Jul 2022
Amazing! super fun. I loved the history involved :)

How does a
game look like?

  • Discover new places

    As you walk and tour around the city, you will visit new cool places.

  • Solve puzzles, crack riddles

    You will test your wits and exploring abilities with fun challenges.

  • Learn fun history

    Each place comes with its own bit of history that you'll discover as you walk.

  • Role-play

    Put yourself in the shoes of a famous fictional character and play out their story.


נועה הזמנות
3100 XP
Yarden Ingber
3100 XP
שיר שם טוב
3100 XP