9 Tel Aviv Activities to Get to Know the City

9 Tel Aviv Activities to Get to Know the City

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In a city that offers so much to do, it’s easy to be overwhelmed by the options and can be difficult to find things to do in Tel Aviv. So we have curated this top 10 list of events just for youFrom cultural experiences to culinary delights, there’s something for everyone to enjoy. As a not-for-profit organization dedicated to community building and integration, Kerem House is proud to present these enriching opportunities for newcomers to Israel and seasoned locals alike.

  1. Explore Old Jaffa in Tel Aviv

Immerse yourself in history as you wander through the ancient streets of Old Jaffa. Explore the charming alleyways, visit art galleries, and soak in panoramic views of the Mediterranean Sea, or sign yourself up for a walking tour. Don’t miss the chance to explore Jaffa’s flea market, where treasures await around every corner.

View of Old Jaffa at sunset with the beach in the foreground

  1. Indulge in Carmel Market

Experience the vibrant flavors and aromas of Carmel Market, Tel Aviv’s largest outdoor market. From exotic spices to fresh produce and artisanal treats, Carmel Market is a feast for the senses. Join a guided tour to uncover hidden gems and sample local delicacies.

Colourful food stall at Carmel Market in Tel Aviv

  1. Catch a Sunset at Gordon Beach

Relax and unwind at Gordon Beach as you soak up the last rays of sunlight against the stunning backdrop of the Tel Aviv skyline. Whether you’re lounging on the sand or taking a leisurely stroll along the promenade, Gordon Beach offers the perfect setting for a tranquil evening by the sea. Check out a list of nearby attractions you can enjoy. 

Tel Aviv beach at night with lights reflecting in the water

  1. Attend a Cultural Event at Kerem House

Join us at Kerem House for a diverse lineup of cultural and social events, such as Shabbatons, BBQs, Game nights, and Speed dating. In addition, Kerem house prides itself on hosting lively house parties with DJs and a diverse group of community members looking to make connections.  There’s always something exciting happening at Kerem House.

  1. Explore Tel Aviv’s Street Art Scene

Embark on a self-guided tour of Tel Aviv’s vibrant street art scene. Admire colorful murals, graffiti, and urban installations scattered throughout the city’s neighborhoods. For a more in depth look at Tel Aviv’s funky graffiti, you can also sign up for a  guided tour. Keep your eyes peeled for works by local and international artists, each telling its own unique story.

Colourful abstract street art on a wall

  1. Discover the Bauhaus Architecture of Rothschild Boulevard

Take a leisurely stroll down Rothschild Boulevard and marvel at the iconic Bauhaus architecture that defines Tel Aviv’s cityscape. Join a guided walking tour to learn about the history and significance of these architectural gems, which have earned Tel Aviv UNESCO World Heritage status.

Bauhaus architecture in Tel Aviv - white bauhaus buildings

  1. Explore HaYarkon Park

Escape the hustle and bustle of the city and enjoy a leisurely picnic in HaYarkon Park, Tel Aviv’s green oasis. Rent a bike, paddleboat on the lake, or simply relax amidst lush gardens and scenic pathways. You can also rent a segway and cover the 8km route in 2 hours. HaYarkon Park is the perfect place to unwind and reconnect with nature.

Yarkon Park - green grass next to the Yarkon River with a wooden boardwalk and fence, trees, and a footpath

  1. Experience Tel Aviv’s Nightlife Scene

Dance the night away at legendary nightlife venues, where the party never stops. From live music to underground clubs to rooftop bars and beachfront lounges, their is a vibrant nightlife scene that caters to every taste and style.

Party scene inside of a bar with people dancing and raising their arms to the ceiling

  1. Attend a Comedy Show in Tel Aviv

Tickle your funny bone every Monday at Bar Giora’s English language stand-up comedy show: Funny Monday. Featuring some of Israel’s biggest comics, such as Yoyah Sponder and Shahar Hason, and a rotating cast of hilarious performers. A night out here is perfect for adding some laughter to your life.

  1. Tel Aviv Food Tour: Culinary Adventure Through the City

Embark on a mouth-watering culinary journey through the streets of Tel Aviv with a guided food tour. Led by local experts, this gastronomic adventure will take you on a tantalizing exploration of the city’s diverse culinary landscape. From hidden gems in bustling markets to trendy eateries and family-owned restaurants, discover the flavors that define Tel Aviv’s vibrant food scene

Trays of sweet street food filled with pistachio

Stay Connected with Things to Do in Tel Aviv

As you’re planning your week and looking for things to do in Tel Aviv, remember that Kerem House is here to welcome you with open arms and help you make the most of your time in this dynamic city. From cultural immersion to community building, let Kerem House be your guide to all things Tel Aviv.