Grand Jewish Budapest Tour (3,5-4 h)

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Prices: Full price: 38 EUR/person., Students: 35 EUR/person.

Payment: with Paypal, Debit Crad or Credit Card (No Need to Have a PayPal Account!)

Dates in 2017:

  • 01.  May – 31. October: Monday – Thursday at 10.00 and 14.00, Fridays at 10.00, Sundays: at 10.00, no tour on Saturdays.
  • 02-30. November: every day (exc. Saturday) at 10.00. Please pick a date in the Calendar below!
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Product Description

A Detailed Tour of Jewish Budapest

 

This is the longer, more detailed tour we offer to explore the Old Jewish Quarter of Budapest. You will visit 3 synagogues, a museum and archives, the Tree of Life and other famous monuments.

 

During the 3,5 – 4 hrs your professional guide will tell

 

  • the story of the Jewish community
  • the history of the ghetto, pointing out
  • famous as well as less-known landmarks in the area.
the red bricked facade of the synagogue
Kazinczy Street Synagogue

 

During your exploration you will see

 

  • the Carl Lutz Memorial,
  • the Rumbach Street Synagogue (exterior visit),
  • walk along Király Street,
  • see the Gozsdu Courtyard, that is the hub of the city’s orthodox Jewish community,
  • as well as the Kazinczy Street Synagogue (interior visit).

 

At the end of the tour you can enjoy a cake and coffee in a kosher confectionery (included in the price).

 

Instead of a cake you can end the tour with a lunch at a 10 % discount in the Carmel restaurant (glatt kosher).

 

Main Stops:

 

  • Jewish Museum with local guiding
  • Interior visit of the Dohány Street Synagogue
  • Martyrs’ Cemetery – Holocaust Memorial Park
  • Raoul Wallenberg Park
  • Tree of Life
  • Heroes’ Temple – (outside visit)
  • Jewish Centre
  • Carl Lutz Memorial Park
  • Rumbach Street Synagogue – (outside visit)
  • Madách Square
  • Gozsdu Passage
  • Orthodox Jewish Quarter
  • Interior visit of the Kazinczy Street Synagogue
  • Cake in the glatt kosher Fröhlich confectionery or you can have 10 % discount in the glatt kosher Carmel Restaurant.

 

This tour gives you a well-rounded insight into the Jewish heritage and culture of Budapest.

 

TIP: See also our page about sights, bars and restaurants in Kazinczy Street one of the most vibrant areas in the district.

 

Duration

 

The Grand Jewish Budapest Tour lasts approx. 3,5 – 4 hours.

 

Meeting Point

 

In front of the Great Synagogue in Dohany Street, Address: Dohány utca 2. Budapest, 1074

Getting there: M1 (Deák ér station), M2 (Astoria Station), M3 (Deák ér station) metro lines, tram 47, 49, buses: 9, 16, 105

 

Price

 

  • full price: 38 EUR,
  • students: 35 EUR

 

Payment

 

With Paypal or Bank Card, Credit Card.  No need to create a PayPal account!

 

After payment you automatically receive your E-Ticket.

Please present it in print form or on your mobile/tablet to our staff at the meeting place, at the Great Synagogue in Dohány utca 2., district VII.

 

Includes:

 

  • entry fee to the Jewish Museum
  • entry to the Dohány Street Synagogue
  • admission to the Raoul Wallenberg Memorial Park
  • admisison to the Jewish Centre, where you can visit the Hungarian Jewish Archive and an audio-visual exhibition about the past of the Jewish Quarter in Budapest
  • entrance fee to the Kazinczy Street Synagogue
  • a cake in the glatt kosher Fröhlich confectionery or 10% off your order at the glatt kosher Carmel Restaurant
  • professional guiding during the whole tour

 

Dates in 2017:

 

  • 01.  May – 31. October: Monday – Thursday at 10.00 and 14.00, Fridays at 10.00, Sundays: at 10.00, no tour on Saturdays
  • 02 – 30. November: every day (exc. Saturday) at 10.00

 

Note: There are no tours on Jewish holidays: May 31., June 01., September 20. 21., 22., 29., October 04., 11. (open till 14.00), October 05., 06., 12., 13., 23., November 01., December 24.

 

TIP: See also our shorter Basic Jewish Budapest Tour – 2,5 – 3 hrs with guided interior visit of the Central Synagogue and a range of other sights.

 

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