1. Hungary
  2. Central Hungary
  3. Budapest
  4. Grand Synagogue, Budapest

3-Hour Walking Tour of Jewish Budapest with Great Synagogue

Product ID: 15060
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This walking tour of Budapest takes you to visit the sites associated with Jewish culture in Budapest including the Dohány Street Synagogue, the Jewish Museum, and the Jewish Ghetto.
About this activity
Duration 3 hours
Skip the ticket line
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
English, German
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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Experience

Highlights
  • Visit the famous Dohány Street Synagogue
  • Learn about the influence of Jewish culture in Budapest
  • Discover Budapest's Jewish history at the Jewish Museum
  • Explore the historic Jewish Ghetto
Full description
Budapest features a prominent Jewish history. On this 3-hour walking tour, you will explore the important sites that make up Budapest’s Jewish history.

Often referred to as the “Great Synagogue”, the Dohány Street Synagogue is one of the most significant culture centers in Budapest. You will learn about Budapest’s Jewish heritage at the Jewish Museum and Cemetery, located on the synagogue’s grounds.

After exploring the synagogue, museum and cemetery, your guide will take you to see the Tree of Life Monument at Raoul Wallenberg Park, and the Heroes’ Temple. Both monuments are dedicated to Hungarian Jews who died in World War I and the Holocaust.

Before wrapping up the tour, your guide will take you to explore the Jewish Ghetto, and to view an Orthodox Synagogue. The tour ends at a kosher restaurant, where you have the option of enjoying a traditional Jewish lunch.
Includes
  • Entrance fees
  • Guide
What’s Not Included
  • Food and drinks

Prepare for the activity

Meeting point

1075 Budapest, Károly krt. 21. City sightseeing info point.

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Important information
Know before you go
The synagogues and museum reserve the right to cancel parts of this tour.