Historian-Led Private Walking Tour of Jewish Budapest

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Duration: 3 hours

Departs: Budapest, Budapest

Ticket Type: Mobile or paper ticket accepted

Free cancellation

Up to 24 hours in advance.

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Budapest has a long and rich Jewish heritage. On this private, 3-hour walking tour, let a historian guide you through some of the city’s most important religious and cultural landmarks. Both morning and afternoon departures are available for this fascinating outing. Discover essential landmarks like the Dohány Street Synagogue — the largest synagogue in Europe — as well as smaller prayer houses and former Jewish ghettos, while your guide tells fascinating stories and provides historical context.

What's Included

Historian guide

Hotel pickup

What's Not Included

Dohány Synagogue Tickets: Individual: 4000Ft Students and seniors: 3000Ft

Food and drinks

Kazincky Street Snagogue Tickets: students & seniors: 1000Ft

Rumbach Street Synagogue Tickets: Individual: 500Ft Students and seniors: 300Ft

Traveler Information

  • TRAVELER: Age: 0 - 99

Additional Info

  • Please note that visitors to the Dohány and Kazinczy Synagogues are requested to have their shoulders and knees covered.
  • Suitable for all physical fitness levels
  • Moderate walking is required; wear comfortable shoes and clothing
  • Public transportation options are available nearby

Cancellation Policy

For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours before the scheduled departure time.

  • For a full refund, you must cancel at least 24 hours before the experience’s start time.
  • If you cancel less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time, the amount you paid will not be refunded.

What To Expect

Great / Central Synagogue (Nagy Zsinagoga)
Explore the Dohány Street Synagogue, the largest temple in Europe, with the assistance of a Jewish Studies Scholar. Take in the lavish, Moorish Revival style before visiting the Temple of Heroes, the Jewish Museum, and a Memorial Park, all within the complex.

30 minutes • Admission Ticket Not Included

Kazinczy Street Synagogue
Walk to the neighboring Ghetto Wall Memorial, erected in 2014, before passing a luxurious Mikve (or Jewish ritual bath) and continuing to the Art Nouveau orthodox synagogue on Kazinczy Street.

35 minutes • Admission Ticket Not Included

Rumbach Street Synagogue
Discover the history of the Status Quo Ante stream of Judaism while observing the Rumbach Street Synagogue.

25 minutes • Admission Ticket Not Included

Shoes on the Danube Bank
Conclude paying our rspects at the Shoes on the Danube Bank, a memorial erected on April 16 2005, to honour the Jews who were massacred here during WWII. They were ordered to take off their shoes, and were shot at the edge of the water so that their bodies fell into the river and were carried away. It represents their shoes left behind on the bank.

20 minutes • Admission Ticket Free

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