learn about the history of the old jewish community in Dubrovnik
Jewish heritage is a walking tour around the Dubrovnik's historic core with the special focus on the history and the culture of a small but notably influential jewish community in Dubrovnik. The extraordinary 600 years continuity of this community is particulary reflected on the remarkbale 17 th. century synagogue located in the former old jewish quarter. The synagogue together with its valuable museum stands as one of the truly exceptional monuments of Dubrovnik and an attraction for every visitor with the special interest in the judaic legacy of the Dubrovnik area.
After meeting at Pile gate tour continues with the walk across the city's main street Stradun after which we enter in Zudioska street, the Dubrovnik's old jewish quarter. There we will visit the Dubrovnik synagogue and its museum. Tour continues across the street Prijeko, passing by the Dominican monastery to the old port of the city. From there we will pass by the city's cathedral and finish the tour at the city's main square.
Meeting Point + Tour Duration
Meeting Point Options: Suggested by Guide: Pile gate, the main entrance to the Old town of Dubrovnik. I will wait for you by the tree at the right hand side from Pile gate, just in front of Dubravka ice cream shop, holding a signboard with your name written on it
End Point Options: Suggested by Guide: Tour ends in the Old Town of Dubrovnik
Duration: 1 hour 30 min.
Old town of Dubrovnik is a pedestrian zone and Jewish heritage of Dubrovnik is a walking tour. Comortable footwear (non-slip soles) recommended.
Estimated Local Cash Needed
50 HRK - (around 8 USD/9 Euro per person)-the entrance fee for the museum of Jewish heritage
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Enjoyable walking tour focusing on Jewish history in Dubrovnik as well as Dubrovnik general with a little Game of Thrones thrown in. Very enjoyable and highly recommended.