Program: Budapest Synagogue Tour Duration: 3,5-4 hours Price for adults: 38 Euro (9900 HUF) Student: 36 Euro (9400 HUF)
Time table: 10:00 on weekdays (Monday - Thursday), on Sundays at 11:00
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Budapest Synagogue Tour. Hungary boasts the largest Jewish community in Europe and this tour takes you round the districts and highlights that have come to symbolize this growth. Your coach drives along the Danube to the Dohany Street Synagogue, the second largest in Europe and then on to the Jewish Museum, the Jewish Garden, the Tree of Life and the Temple of Heroes. If you prefer, you can enjoy a lunch in a genuine kosher restaurant where your tour ends. There are no tours during Jewish holiday periods and special occasions.
This tour was created for the one, who would really like to understand the differences between our main religious wings. With the help of our English-speaking guide you will be acquainted with the most important chapters of the history and culture of the Hungarian Jewry. The tour includes an interior visit to the Dohány synagogue, which is the largest in Europe. Guided tour in the Jewish Museum, which has an important and unique collection of art pieces from Hungary and Eastern Europe.
The Holocaust Cemetery where thousand were buried, who were killed in the ghetto times. The Raul Wallenberg Memorial Park with the Tree of Life which was created to remind us of those who perished in the war. We pass by the Heroes temple, which was built in memory of those who gave their lives during the WWI. To understand the present we continue our walk to the old �" new Jewish Quarter, which was used as a ghetto during the WWII and it hosts synagogues, monuments, kosher restaurants, and shops.
You will see the Carl Lutz Memorial, than we have an interior visit of the statusquo movement, the Rumbach Street Synagogue, the Király Street, the famous Gozsdu Courtyard and the center of the orthodox Jewish community, with an interior visit of the Kazinczy Street Synagogue. After our approximately 3,5-4 hours-long tour, we will offer you a cake and coffee in a kosher confectionary. You can chose this tour with a lunch too, in that case with our ticket you will get 15% discount in Carmel a kosher restaurant.