Jewish History and Heritage Walking Tour of Budapest

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Pricing Info: Per Person

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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With the help of a historian, this 3 hour walking tour allows you to grasp the dynamic experience of what Jewish culture and everyday life in Budapest meant before WWII. Major sites include Óbuda synagogue, Dohány Synagogue, small Hasidic shtibls and Sephardic­rite prayer­houses, and the two ghettos of Budapest in the XIII. and VII. Districts.

What's Included

3-hour guided walking tour

Historian guide

What's Not Included

Food and drinks

Synagogue entry fees: Dohány Synagogue Tickets: Individual: 4000Ft Students and seniors: 3000Ft Rumbach Street Synagogue Tickets: Individual: 500Ft Students and seniors: 300Ft Kazincky Street Snagogue Tickets: Individual, students & seniors: 1000Ft

Traveler Information

  • ADULT: Age: 0 - 99

Additional Info

  • Public transportation options are available nearby
  • 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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