Jewish Trieste

Tour Number

Activity Level

281299


Categories

Religious Heritage, Museums / Culture, City

Details

Kid Friendly: No.

Friendly: No.

Maximum travelers: 4

Language(s)

explanation

Serbo-Croatian (fluent), Italian (fluent), English (fluent)

Jewish Trieste


Jewish community played an important role in Trieste's economic and cultural life for centuries. At the peak it had 6. 000 members.

On our walk we'll visit the Europe's largerst Synagoge in oriental stayle and see the museum 'Carlo and Vera Wagner' which played an important role during Nazi-Fascist era in II. WWW. Jews called the port of Trieste the "Door of Zion". There is also one monument of hight importance and commemoration - Risiera of San Saba, the only Italian concentration camp with crematorium. We will finish our tour with the walk through the Jewish Ghetto and enjoy a cup of coffee in the local cafeteria.

Itinerary

Jewish community played an important role in Trieste's economic and cultural life for centuries.

On our walk we'll visit:
- the Europe's largerst Synagoge in oriental stayle
- 'Carlo and Vera Wagner' museum
- Risiera di San Saba (concetration camp)
- Jewish Ghetto

On our way to these sites we'll pass other significant buildings of Trieste in Lyberty style.

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: We can meet at your hotel, Piazza D'Unita or wherever suites you.

End location: At our starting point.

Duration: 4 hours 30 min.

Depanding on your wishes, we can start and end the tour the time suites you.

Transportation

Walking tour. Except the visit to Risiera di San Saba where we'll use my car or provide a taxi.

PLEASE NOTE: for maximum two passengers price is reduced - contact me before booking.

What’s Included

Price of the tour includes:
- guiding and driving, parking fees

Estimated Local Cash Needed

40 EUR - - Entrance to Synagogue: please note that visit has to be planed in advance due to the Synagogue opening hours,
- Entrance to the Museum of Carlo and Vera Wagner
- Coffee, snacks

What’s Extra

Entrance to Synagoge and museum of Carlo and Vera Wagner.
Coffee/snacks and lunch.

Restrictions

I am not allowed to give tours inside museums or churches.

Contact this Guide

Questions about the tour? Not seeing exactly what you’re looking for? Contact this guide with questions, or to create a custom itinerary for you and your travel companions.

Message Danijela S.

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