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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Istanbul Shore Excursion: Private Full-Day Jewish Heritage of Istanbul Tour

Leave your cruise ship at Istanbul port and explore the city’s rich Jewish heritage on this full-day private shore excursion. Hear how exiled Sephardic Jews (those of Spanish origin) were welcomed into the city in 1492, and discover the history, landmarks and districts that the Jewish community has held dear ever since. See inside four iconic synagogues, experience the colorful old Jewish district of Balat; visit the Jewish Museum of History, and admire the views from the Galata Tower. This private excursion ensures full attention from the guide.

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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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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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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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Byzantine & Ottoman Traces ST-3

Full Day City Tour with Lunch and Entrance fees Included -Hagi Sophia From the Golden Age of Byzantine, this once Christian Church is one of the most extraordinary buildings in the history of architecture, It played a very important role in the Beyzantine Empire and later as a mosque in the Ottoman Empire, The word “Hagia” in Greek means “Divine” and “Sophia” means “Wisdom”, Divine Wisdom is one of the attributes of Jesus Christ and this church is devoted to his divine wisdom

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Istanbul: Galata Self-guided Photography Audio Tour by VoiceMap

Galata is the most cosmopolitan historical neighbourhood of Istanbul, it's also one of the most picturesque, because it overlooks the old town of Istanbul. The most famous landmark here is the Galata Tower, which was built by the Genoese 700 years ago and can be seen from almost anywhere in the city centre. On this tour, I'll lead you to the best spots to take pictures of the Galata Tower and panoramic cityscapes of Istanbul. You'll pass through the hardware market area, where shop blinds and walls are adorned with graffiti and a careful eye will spot intricate patterns to photograph. From there, the route carries on to a 450 year-old caravanserai, traditional Turkish houses, temples, art galleries, museums, and a local fish market with fish sandwich carts lining the shore. The tour is ready whenever you are and the audio plays automatically at exactly the right time and place using your smartphone's GPS and the VoiceMap mobile app, which also works offline.

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