The Old City of Jerusalem is only c. 1 square km, (210 acres) but is home of about 35,000 residents, and bears the widest range of religious sanctity in the world (!).
The Old City ( Hebrew: הָעִיר הָעַתִּיקָה, Ha’Ir Ha’Atiqah, Arabic: البلدة القديمة, al-Balda al-Qadimah) is a 0.9 square kilometers (0.35 sq mi) walled area within the modern city of Jerusalem. Until 1860, when the Jewish neighborhood Mishkenot Sha’ananim was established, this area constituted the entire city of Jerusalem.
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The old City of Jerusalem takes atleast 4 hours to explore.