Private Tour: Istanbul's Jewish Heritage

Delve into Istanbul’s fascinating Jewish history and culture on this private tour of the city’s Jewish sites and synagogues. With a knowledgeable local as your private guide, stand below the prominent Galata Tower, visit the Ashkenazi Synagogue and Etz Ahayim Synagogue, and tour the Jewish Museum of Turkey (aka the Zülfaris Synagogue). You’ll cover Istanbul’s extensive Jewish heritage from biblical times through the Roman, Byzantine and Ottoman empires to today.

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Fener and Balat Jewish and Orthodox Tour with Galata Tower

We have a passion for uncovering this unique city’s lesser known historical treasures on foot. Our tour starts with imposing Galata Tower which is overlooking to beauties of Bosphorus and the Old-City. After visiting Museum of Turkish Jews, where artifacts chronicling the history of Jewish people in Turkey, plus an art gallery & synagogue, we take you off the major tourist trail to multi-cultural Fener, Balat and Ayvansaray. These are the old Istanbul neighborhoods where Constantinople officially ends which means we admire surviving city walls of Byzantines and discover historic churches, mosques, synagogues, traditional houses and even the remnants of a palace. Finish off our tour with a relaxing ferry journey along the Golden Horn.

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Full-Day Private Istanbul Jewish Heritage Tour

Discover the Jewish heritage of Istanbul / Turkey on a 7 hours sightseeing tour, with round-trip transfers from your Istanbul hotel. Visit the Jewish Museum of Turkey to learn about the Sephardic Jews of the Ottoman Empire, marvel at the Hagia Sophia church, and more.

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Jewish District Walking Tour in Istanbul

Exploring a city by walking is an intimate way of getting to know it, and there is no better way to learn about the Karaköy Jewish District than to the walk around it. You will go on a group walking tour around modern day Galata and be charmed by its colorful streets, all while learning about daily life over there as you walk by the Jewish Apartments. You will also walk up and down the famed Camondo Steps, an architectural marvel constructed using a quirky combination of Art Noveau and Neo-Baroque artistic styles. Be regaled by the stories and commentary of a fun and knowledgeable English-speaking guide, especially when you drop by the Jewish Museum where you will learn about the culture and history of Jewish Turks. Venture into the consecrated grounds of the district's synagogues such as the Ashkenazi and Schneider synagogues, bask in their calming and holy atmospheres, and understand how religion has influenced the lifestyles of the district's inhabitants.

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Relive the Rich Jewish Heritage of Istanbul on this Private Guided City Tour

Explore the rich history of the Jewish culture during this private guided tour of Istanbul's Jewish Heritage and how all the religions lived together in peace.

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Jewish Heritage Tour of Istanbul - Private Tour

Discover the centuries old Jewish Heritage of Istanbul. Being one of our themed tours, Jewish Heritage Tour of Istanbul takes you to historical synagogues in Istanbul, old Jewish neighborhoods and introduces you the life, past and present of Jewish community in Istanbul.

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The Jewish Roots In Istanbul

This tour by a luxury private car and a professional guide will allow you to discover the heritage of the Jewish population in Istanbul.

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Jewish District Tour (Half Day Morning)

The Jewish sites in Istanbul over 400 years had been the part of the life of them since 16th century AD the Saradic Jews saved from Spain. These are the important roots of the Jewish comunity.

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Jewish Heritage - 3 Days

Explore the most popular Synagogues of Istanbul with an expert Jewish guide. Learn as Jews have not only found religious asylum in Turkey but also become part of its society and assumed important roles in different fields. Today over 26,000 Jewish people live in Turkey. The vast majority live in Istanbul. Luxury transportation, 4* accommodation, lunch in the local restaurant provided.

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Explore the Jewish Heritage on This 10 Days Tour From Istanbul

See the incredible Jewish history of Turkey on this intriguing 10 days tour from Istanbul taking in the most popular attractions including Cappadocia, Ephesus and Pamukkale.

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$3591.6