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“Jewish tour of Buenos Aires”
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Jewish Tours
Ranked #56 of 311 Tours in Buenos Aires
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Owner description: See Buenos Aires through Jewish eyes! Private and customizable Jewish city tours! Best city tours in the city
Reviewed December 27, 2015

We had a half-day tour of significant Jewish locations in Buenos Aires with Salito Gutt of Jewish Tours Argentina. We had a wonderful time on the tour.Mr.Gutt was both entertaining and informative. It was very educational and gave us a much better understanding of the history and current situation of the Jewish population of Buenos Aires. The most memorable part was the tour of the AMIA Jewish Center.

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Reviewed December 21, 2015

Our guide, Salito Gutt, was wonderful. He was enthusiastic about all the places he showed us and shared his extensive knowledge about the community and its origins with us. The visit to the reconstructed Jewish Community Centre with its Israeli art work was particularly memorable.
The half day tour was if anything too short and if you have the time consider doing the full day tour

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Reviewed December 14, 2015

This was our first visit to Buenos Aires and a friend recommended Salito's tour to us.
I'm so glad we booked it...
Salito doesn't just give facts and show buildings...He is a wonderful story teller and gives a lot of personal stories as well as stories of the Jewish people in Argentina---a very interesting history and not very well known to those of us who have been steeped in the history of Israel...We had no idea what a large Jewish population lives in Argentina and what an interesting story of a Jewish Diaspora is here.
Sylvia of Jewish Tours contacted us before our visit to inform us that there would be a community Chanukah candle lighting in a plaza while we were in BA and we decided to go. I never thought that Happy Chanukah could be "Feliz Januka"
Remember to bring enough money to pay about $15 per person at AMIA and about $5 to leave at the synagogue. (There may be some other places that require a donation but these were the ones on our tour...)

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SalitoGutt, Owner at Jewish Tours, responded to this reviewResponded December 16, 2015

Thanks for your input.
I'm happy you enjoyed your tour and as always I did my best.
Thank you for visiting my city and country

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Reviewed December 3, 2015

Very personable tour with Salito. Saw many things with great meaning we would have not know or seen otherwise. Was able to squeeze us in on very short notice. His mother was right, he gives the best tours. Hightlight of our Buenos Aires visit. Even got a great referral for an emergency dentist (Dr Goldsman). But we never got to see his Tangho moves?

1  Thank Andrew H
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Reviewed November 28, 2015 via mobile

I booked this tour for myself several months ahead. On the scheduled day of the tour it was raining and it was a holiday, thus the museums were closed (a major disappointment but certainly not the company's fault). In fact, they emailed me ahead so I was prepared. At all phases of the reservation process, Silvia responded to my emails cordially, and especially promptly. I'm sure she doesn't sleep. On the day of the tour, Salito Gutt pick me up promptly in my hotel lobby and off we went. It turned out that because it was a holiday there was no traffic therefore we were able to leisurely get to all of our sites and spend extra time. The areas of Belgrano, Villa Crespi and Once were quite special. We went to 3 different synagogues representing Orthodox Conservative and Reform. We saw the very moving sites of the1992 Israeli Embassy bombing, and the 1994 bombing at AMIA. At every site and throughout the entire four hour tour Salito was informative, engaging and humorous. Overall it was the single best experience I had in Buenos Aires. Do not miss Jewish Tours of Argentina.

1  Thank IMLady_Marion
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SalitoGutt, Owner at Jewish Tours, responded to this reviewResponded November 29, 2015

Thank you for your compliments
I'm happy you enjoyed the tour despite the holiday and the rain

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