Private Jewish Heritage Tour of Budapest with Local Expert

Take this 3-hour Budapest private walking tour to visit many historical Jewish places and learn about incredible events which happened there through times.

Your private tour includes visiting the following historical places:
● Herzl Square and the Great Synagogue
● A guided walk in the Jewish Quarter
● Major landmarks of the city’s World War II Ghetto of 1944
● Flódni, the iconic modern Jewish delicacy at the Fröchlich Patisserie

You will:
● Take a walk in the former Jewish ghetto in Budapest
● Explore famous synagogues
● Get handouts to take notes while your private guide will be telling you stories
● Get a cup of coffee with cake at Fröchlich Confectionary

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2 hours 30 minutes


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  • What's included :
    • All Fees and Taxes
    • Multiple start times available
    • Private walking tour
    • A notebook and a souvenir pen
    • Visual handouts for your convenience
    • Coffee or a soft drink
    • A special piece of cake at the Fröchlich Confectionary
    • Coffee and/or Tea
    What's excluded :
    • Entrance tickets
    • Food and drinks other than specified
  • This is a typical itinerary for this product

    Stop At: Jewish Quarter, Centre of 7th district, Budapest 1074 Hungary

    Discover one of the most popular areas of Budapest.
    Jewish culture flourished in the seventh district for over 200 years, and today it is home to the largest and most active Jewish community in Eastern Europe.

    Our tour includes visiting the following historical places:
    ● Herzl Square and the Great Synagogue
    ● A guided walk in the Jewish Quarter
    ● Major landmarks of the city’s World War II Ghetto of 1944
    ● Flódni, the iconic modern Jewish delicacy at the Fröchlich Patisserie

    Duration: 20 minutes

    Stop At: Dohány Street Synagogue, Budapest, Dohány u. 2, 1074 Hungary

    As the main event of the tour, visit the vicinity of the synagogue on Dohany Street, which is the largest in Europe and the second largest in the world.

    Duration: 20 minutes

    Stop At: Rumbach Street Synagogue, Rumbach Sebestyen utca 11-13., Budapest 1075 Hungary

    The interior decorations of the Moorish Rumbach Sebestyén utca Synagogue shine in their beautiful graceful light.

    Duration: 15 minutes

    Stop At: Carl Lutz Memorial, Dob utca 10, Budapest 1072 Hungary

    Visit the Carl Lutz Memorial dedicated to one of the Righteous Among the Nations of the World, also known as the Hungarian Schindler.

    Duration: 20 minutes

    Stop At: Kazinczy Street Synagogue, VII. Kazinczy Street 29-31, Budapest 1075 Hungary

    Then walk past the busy Passage to the State Courses and visit the synagogue on Kazinci Street, which is one of the largest functioning Orthodox synagogues in Europe, built in the Art Nouveau style.

    In addition to the largest synagogue in Europe and the other two most important temples of the synagogue triangle, you will get local tips about beer ruins and nightlife. Learn about the street art and other secrets.

    Duration: 20 minutes

    Stop At: Budapest, Erzsébetváros, Hungary

    Only in Budapest there are 24 synagogues and pray houses. There are a lot of monuments of Jewish history, culture and religion. But the main "city within a city" - the historic Jewish quarter, the former ghetto - is in the heart of old Budapest, in Erzsébetváros.

    Duration: 20 minutes

    Stop At: Dob Street, Dob utca, Budapest Hungary

    Check out Frőhlich Confectioner's for a delicious treat - flódni, chanukkai donut, Purim Haman’s ears, and other Jewish delicacies. Yum!

    Duration: 20 minutes

    Stop At: Kazinczy Street, Budapest, Kazinczy u., Hungary

    The Central area of the district is also called Kazinczy. Back in the days there was a buzzing Jewish market, surrounded by shops, restaurants, law firms. Now it resembles a wine cellar with kosher wine of high quality.

    Duration: 20 minutes

    Stop At: Castle Garden, Ybl Miklos ter 2-6., Budapest 1013 Hungary

    Take a picture with the oldest traditional Jewish baths, used for ritual purposes.

    Duration: 10 minutes

    Stop At: District VII / Jewish Quarter, District VII / Jewish Quarter, Budapest, Central Hungary

    Take a stroll through the Jewish Quarter, through the streets of the former ghetto, where there are synagogues, monuments, kosher restaurants and kosher shops. Listen to the local stories about Budapest.

    Duration: 20 minutes

  • Departure Point :
    Traveler pickup is offered
    Lobby of your hotel. Please provide the exact name and address of your hotel.Your guide will meet you at your centrally-located hotel, hostel or vacation rentalYou don't need to call to confirm the tour. The local supplier will contact you via email
    Return Detail :
    Hotel Pickup :
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Stroller accessible
    • Service animals allowed
    • Near public transportation
    • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
    • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
    • Face masks required for travelers in public areas
    • Face masks required for guides in public areas
    • Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
    • Guides required to regularly wash hands
    • We are serious about taking extra precautions to stop the spread of this virus by practicing regular hand washing and sanitization. We practice social distancing measures through providing private tours only.This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
  • You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.



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Organised by Friendly Local Guides

Activity ID: V-11498P118

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