We took the Essential Tour which consisted of the basic Jewish heritage tour and an interior visit to the Dohany Street Synagogue and the Jewish Museum. It was excellent and very informative. I highly recommend this tour.
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Other reviews have really said it all in terms of the coverage of the tour and people's emotional response. I am not Jewish and have never been in a synagogue before, but clearly I understand the history of persecution. So, I wanted to understand more...More
Amongst the incredible beauty of Budapest is a violent and brutal history. The Jewish Heritage Tour was heartbreaking, emotional and uplifting. The tour started at the shoes on the Danube....if you don't cry here then you have no heart. The history of the extermination of...More
We thoroughly enjoyed the Essential tour with Fatima of the Budapest Jewish Heritage Tour organization. She was very knowledgeable, spoke clearly and was easy to understand. At the end of the tour she left as at the Dohany Synagogue where a guide there explained the...More
My wife and I learnt a lot on the Jewish Grand Tour of Budapest. We toured the Jewish district and really valued from the knowledge from our tour guide. The three synagogues were very inspirational to visit and also you could almost feel the history...More
This is a must-do for anyone interested in Jewish history in Hungary and a should do for everyone else. It involves three restored synagogues, a museum, and a loving memorial for those who were lost and those who saved others. We booked through Viator and...More
Our booking confirmation email didn't state the meeting point of the tour. We arrived at the marker given on the website at the allotted time and waiting for 15 minutes. No one showed. We called their office and after some confusion they rearranged our tour...More
We did the grand tour with Petra and it was very interesting look into the Jewish history of the area, from when they settled in the area to the present day. It was also great to be able to go into the different synagogues and...More
Those who don't learn from history are doomed to repeat it. So much to learn about the Jewish community and their place in Hungary. Petra was a very knowledgeable and enthusiastic guide.