6 Days Jewish Heritage Tour
Tour Style : Private Luxury Tour
Duration : 6 Days / 5 Nights
Day 1 – Istanbul – Arrival Day
Arrival in Istanbul and transfer from airport to the hotel.
Overnight in Istanbul.
Day 2 – Istanbul
Morning visit to a Jewish neighborhood, Galata. You will see the Galata tower built by the Genoese in 1303. Visit the local synagogues, Neve Shalom and the Askenazy Synagogue. After lunch, visit the Hippodrome, a 3rd century site, where chariots raced during the Roman period. Visit the Blue Mosque, famous for its blue tiles and six minarets. Visit Hagia Sophia, a world heritage site built in the 6th century. Overnight in Istanbul.
Day 3 – Istanbul
Visit the Topkapi Palace , its priceless collection of jewels, and the Grand Covered Bazaar. Overnight in Istanbul.
Day 4 – Istanbul
Visit of the Balat neighborhood where you will see the star of David appearing on building facades. Visit the 15th Ahrida and the Yanbol synagogues. Visit the Jewish home for the elderly along the Golden Horn. Overnight in Istanbul.
Day 5 – Istanbul
You may walk to the synagogue to attend morning Shabbat services. The day is at leisure. Overnight in Istanbul.
Day 6 – Istanbul – End of Tour
After breakfast check out from the hotel. We hope your tour was a memorable one and we look forward to seeing you in the future on another tour wiith us.
NB : Depending on your timetable, this tour can be adapted for a 3 or 4 day stay in Istanbul. Contact us for further details.
What is included
- Arrival airport transfer from Istanbul Ataturk Airport
- 5 nights 4 star hotel in Istanbul including breakfast and dinner
- All entrance fees mentioned in the itinerary
- Transportation in a fully air-conditioned, non-smoking coach
- Professional English-speaking tour guides
Not included :
Drinks, tips to guide and driver, personal expenses and optional tours: