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Marseille: Jewish Heritage in Provence 8-Hour Tour

Product ID: 198253
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Discover the Jewish heritage of the region on an 8-hour tour of 4 villages and cities from Marseille including Avignon, Cavaillon, Carpentras, and Aix-en-Provence. Visit synagogues and cemeteries as you learn about their fascinating history.
About this activity
Duration 8 hours
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Wheelchair accessible

Pick-up service

Pick up at your hotel or cruise ship in Marseille
Easy cancellation
Cancel up to 24 hours in advance for a full refund

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Experience

Highlights
  • Visit synagogues in Marseille, Cavaillon, and Carpentras
  • Discover typical villages in Provence
  • Stroll through cemeteries and learn about their history
  • Enjoy the undivided attention of a private guide
Full description
The presence of Jewish communities in the South of France dates back to the beginning of the Roman Gaul era after the fall of Massada in 73 CE. These communities improved the cultural life of the area, especially in the artistic, scientific, medical, mystical, and philosophical fields. 

Meet your minivan and tour guide in Marseille and begin an 8-hour private tour of the region. Stroll through former Jewish places like Carpentras, Cavaillon, Avignon, and Aix-en-Provence. Visit the old synagogues and cemeteries and appreciate the fascinating history of Jewish people of Provence.
Includes
  • Guided tour in English
  • Driver and minivan with AC & WiFi
  • Parking fees, gas, insurance, & taxes
  • Water
  • The undivided attention of your guide
What’s Not Included
  • Lunch
  • Entrance fees
  • Drinks
  • Personal expenses

From US$ 805.54 Per group up to 8