JEWISH HERITAGE IN ISTANBUL
Do you know what you want to visit? Do you have any specific
plan for Istanbul? Did you came in a
cruise and have no way to adapt to regular visits? Would you want a
private guide and
car exclusively to yourselves? In this
private tour will have a
car and guide for 8 hours to see everything you want.
Where to go?
Istanbul has had a vibrant Jewish community for more than
1000 years. Departure for visiting
Balat district which has been settled
by the Jews from 1492 with the order of Ottoman Sultan to rebuilt the city
together and praise the Istanbul as it was.
Star of David can still be noticed on the facades of some of the
buildings. Visit the 15th century
Synagogue whose teva resembles a bow representing the Ottoman ships sent by
Sultan Beyazit II who offered safety for the refugees of the Spanish
Inquisition. In the afternoon we see the
Ashkenazi Synagogue built in 1900 and after, the
Shalom Synagogue which is the biggest one in Istanbul built in 1951
for the Sephardic Jews. We will finish the day with the area around the
Galata Tower which is of prime interest
to visitors touring the Jewish interest sites. The Galata neighborhood has
bustling street life, the numerous synagogues have great historical and
artistic value, and all sites are within easy walking distance of one another.
We will pick you up from you inform us, from where you prefer, either
cruise or elsewhere.
Pick up time will be defined by you, and from then on you will have your
eight hours private tour, so, we recommend you to set the pick-up time between 8:00 and 10:00 am.
8 hours, starting from the
Private tour with English speaking guide and driver.
The price is
per group and varies depending on the
number of people in the group, so it is important to select the appropriate option.
Pick up and transfer back to hotel.
Transportation by bus, minibus or car, equipped with
English speaking guide.
Meals and drinks.
Tickets to museums and monuments
Terms and Conditions
Must book at least
2 days in advance.
At the time of booking will be charged
20% of the amount.
The remaining amount will be paid
in cash the day of the activity.
You must print the voucher we send you as a
confirmation of your
The cancellation means the
loss of the deposit.
Date and time modifications can be made without penalties, according to our availability.
Once you complete the booking process you will receive a
confirmation email. In this email you will find our contact details for any doubt, question or needs you may have.
You will receive instant confirmation of your booking.
under 18 years old must be accompanied by an adult.
How to book?
To book a
guided tour through Istanbul just enter the desired date and complete the form on top of this page. Your reservation will be confirmed immediately.
In case you have any questions please consult our
FAQs section. If problems occur at the time of booking or you would like to hire other services, contact us