Private Jewish Essential Tour

Private Jewish Essential Tour

We created our private tours for people who want to experience the Hungarian Jewish culture and heritage in Budapest intimately. Your private tour guide will lead you through the most important parts of the Jewish district. This way you can have a conversation with a professional local guide about the country’s history and their personal experiences as well.

The tour starts whenever you want it to, and you can choose what to see or which destinations you want to skip from our existing tour routes. Our guides will create the prefect experience, specially made for you. The tours are available all year, so feel free to contact Hungária Koncert Ltd. anytime.
The small tour is for those who want to get a fast, but still insightful look at the Jewish Quarter of Budapest. The tour is 2,5 hours long and only requires short walks, as it is focused on the Dohány Street Synagogue and its surroundings.

This tour was created for those, who would like to get a overview of the past and present of Hungraian Jewry’s and would like to understand the differences between Hungary's main religious wings. With the help of English-speaking guides you will be acquainted with the most important chapters of the history and culture of the Hungarian Jewry.

Main stops
1- Deák Square – Gabor Sztehlo Monument
2 – Madách Square – History of the Orczy House
3 – Rumbach Street Synagogue outside visit
4 – Jewish Museum with local guiding, where you can see a unique collection of art pieces from Hungary and Eastern Europe, and the rich tradition of Judaism, its holidays and everyday life. A separate room is dedicated the Holocaust in Hungary.
5 – Interior visit at the Dohány Street Synagogue which is the largest operating synagogue in Europe and the second largest in the world.
6 – Martyrs’ Cemetery
7 – Raoul Wallenberg Memorial Park
8 – Tree of Life Memorial
9 – Heroes’ Temple – (outside visit)
10 – Jewish Center where you can visit the Family Research Center

Tour dates: every day of the year
Pick up included
Saturday NOT available
Meeting time: according your preferences
Meeting place:  Hotel reception
Duration: 2.5 hours
Available Languages: English, French, Spanish, German, Hebrew, Russian

Meeting Point information
Reception of your accomodation, or in front of Dohány Street Synagogue
Price / tour
For 1 Person: 120 EUR
For 2 People: 150 EUR
For 3 People: 195 EUR
For 4 People: 200 EUR   

Dates/Availability 2018:                            
Every day of the year except the block out days and every Saturdays

Block Out Dates:
March 15, 30
April 1, 5 (only morning tour available), 6
May 20, 21,
Sept 9, 10, 11, 18, 19,  23 (only morning tour available), 24
Oct:1, 2, 23
Nov 1,
December: 24, 25

Every Saturday of the year

Personal data
Details of program
 

The transfer is chosen considering the number of guests who would like to use the service.

If more than 25 people would like to book please contact us at tours.mailbox@budapest.com address.