We created our private tours service for those people, who want to have an intimate experience about the Hungarian Jewish culture and the incredible amount of Jewish heritage the city of Budapest can offer. Your very own private tour guide will lead you through the most important and exciting parts of the Jewish district. This way you can have a more personal, insight look into the Jewish life and culture of Budapest, and have inward conversations with a professional local guide about the country’s history and their own, personal experiences.
You have the control! The tour starts whenever you want to and you can choose what to see or which destinations you want to skip from our existing tour routes. Feel free to share your preferences, and things you are interested in, with our guides and let them create the prefect experience, specially made for your taste. We are at your service through the whole year, so feel free to contact Hungária Koncert Ltd. anytime.
Chose the special Synagogue Triangle Private Tour, if you want to visit all three of the synagogues in the city centre and have the full experience doing it. With this 4.5 hour long tour, you can be sure that you will get all the information you would require about the Jewish aspects of Budapest. It includes visit to the Dohány Street Synagogue, the Rumbach Street Synagogue and the Kazinczy Street Synagogue. At the end of the tour, be our guest for a cake in a famous kosher confectionary, or receive 10% off at a Jewish restaurant!
Points of interest/ itinerary
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.
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 get acquainted with the Hungarian Jewish heritage through 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 commemorates the Holocaust in Hungary.
5 – Interior visit of 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 Centre where you can visit the Family Research Center
After a short break we continue our walk through the Jewish Quarter, on the streets of the former Budapest Ghetto, which hosts synagogues, monuments, kosher restaurants, and kosher shops. While your guide tells you important facts and local stories of this area, you also get basic information about Budapest.
Other main attractions of the Synagogue Triangle Tour:
11 – Carl Lutz Memorial Park dedicated to the Swiss diplomat who is also known as Hungary’s Schindler
12 – Rumbach Street Synagogue (outside visit)
13 – Madách Square – the history of the Orczy house
13 – Gozsdu Passage
14 – Orthodox Jewish Quarter
15 – Interior visit of the Kazinczy Street Synagogue, the only one built in Hungarian folklore style
At the end of the tour (or in the break) you have two options: you can accept our invitation to have a cake in the glatt kosher Fröhlich confectionery or you can receive 10% discount in the glatt kosher Carmel restaurant.
Tour dates: every day of the year
Pick up included
Saturday NOT available
Meeting time: according your preferences
Meeting place: Hotel reception
Duration: 4.5 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: 140 EUR
For 2 People: 170 EUR
For 3 People: 225 EUR
For 4 People: 240 EUR
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 available0), 24; Oct:1, 2, 23; Nov 1; December: 24, 25
Every Saturday of the year
Please send your reservation via e-mail to email@example.com. We will send the confirmation of your booking within 1 day, but usually in 3 hours!