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Just a short introduction about my most popular tours: The Jewish Tour is about heritage, history, traditions, cuisine, awesome architecture and exciting insight into the revival of the Jewish way of life in Budapest. With the Classic one I show you...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
Wesselenyi utca 21. | Entrance from Nagydiófa utca, Budapest 1077, Hungary
District VII / Jewish Quarter
+36 30 427 6699
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Reviewed October 29, 2018

Timea really made this tour the highlight of our visit to beautiful Budapest. She explained the history of the city overall as well as the Jewish culture that evolved. She shared so many small details that deserved attention as she showed us remnants of Jewish...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Audrey C
Reviewed October 27, 2018

Timea was fascinating and able to give us so much information. We learnt so much about Hungarian and Jewish history. We saw so much and discussed so many issues throughout the day. I continued walking around Budapest looking at the sights and buildings in a...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Beverley K
Reviewed October 1, 2018

Timea offered a personalized, detailed tour of the Jewish quarter of Budapest that astounded our group. Her knowledge of the city, its history and nuance was truly impressive. She was able to point out the tiny details in the city that you would overlook. From...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Alex R
Reviewed September 23, 2018

We spent half a day with Timea on a private walking tour visiting many sights around Budapest and it was by far the best thing that we did during our trip. She is a wonderful person with deep knowledge and understanding about Budapest and history...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Jennifer D
Reviewed September 23, 2018

As other reviewers have said, Timea, our guide, made this tour one of the highlights of our European trip. She met us at our hotel and shared so much knowledge of Hungarian Jewish history and the Soviet era as we walked the streets of the...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank gertie8
Reviewed September 6, 2018

We spent a wonderful 1/2 day with Timea. She is smart, knowledgable, and has a deep sense of the Jewish history of Budapest which she conveyed to us beautifully. We were given insights into different facets of Jewish history in Budapest and she not only...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 1, 2018

Our family of five (three children ages 10, 12 and 15) were so fortunate to have taken two tours with Timea in July. She is a fantastic guide and our enjoyment of Budapest and its surrounding area can be attributed in part to her. Our...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed August 27, 2018

If you are in Budapest, you MUST make time to visit this building and the surrounding area. It is hard not to be moved once you hear the history of this place. Translators in multiple languages are present to give the history of the area....More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank JulesinRHE
Reviewed August 19, 2018

Do yourself a favor and book this tour! Timea is an extraordinary guide (and we've had MANY over the years). She is personable and extremely knowledgeable. She conveys the history of the Jews and Hungary in a thoughtful manner blending the past and present seamlessly....More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed August 14, 2018

Timea our guide made our Jewish Quarter tour a highlight of our trip to Budapest. Her knowledge of the area was excellent. We would recommend her as a guide and this tour in particular.

Date of experience: June 2018
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District VII / Jewish Quarter
District VII is the very heart of Budapest and houses
the city’s Jewish Quarter. Its streets are lively and
colorful, its buildings narrate different histories in
an assortment of architectural styles, and its cafes
and bars are frequented and loved by the enthusiastic
crowds. Grand and magnificent, the striking star of
the district is the Great Synagogue, the largest in
Europe and one of the biggest in the world. Distinctly
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August 27, 2018|
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Response from BudapestJewishWalk | Property representative |
On Shabbat, you cannot visit the synagogues INSIDE unless you go for the service. The exteriors of course, and also the Memorial Garden of the Great Synagogue in the Jewish Quarter can be seen from the street side as well... More
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May 22, 2018|
Response from alkastravels | Reviewed this property |
We took the full day tour- likely the better value and very comprehensive.
March 29, 2018|
Response from alkastravels | Reviewed this property |
Timea does half and full day private tours. Check with her on her rates, and person limits. Timea was the only guide we worked with.