Jewish heritage private tour

Tour Number

Activity Level

585466


Categories

City, Museums / Culture, Religious Heritage

Details

Kid Friendly: No.

Friendly: No.

Maximum travelers: 3

Language(s)

explanation

Ukrainian (fluent), Russian (fluent), Polish (conversational), English (fluent)

Old and modern Jewish sights in Lviv with a local guide


This a car panoramic city tour around Jewish sights in Lviv and a story about the history of Jews and modern life of them in Lviv.
The tour is an introduction into the history of the Jewish community in Lviv, which was one-third of citizens number.
You will hear about medieval ages and Austrian times and how did Jews survive and preserve their traditions.
It is a story about famous persons and unknown ones, and about Haskala and Holocaust.
You will see nice buildings and unusual paintings. You will have a talk with a rabbi or his wife or their children to hear about modern life.

Itinerary

Start from the hotel lobby
Medieval Jewish quarter: space of synagogues, ruins of Golden Rose synagogue, Judaica museum, Jewish well
Krakow suburb: Sholom Alejhem house, Jewish hospital, New Jewish theatre, and Ida Kaminska, Gruners' passage, scripts in Idish on the walls
Holocaust: memorial, Janowsky camp, deportation prison
Soviet terror: prisons of Stalin period
Visit operational synagogue, modern Jewish institutions
Finish in your hotel

Meeting Point + Tour Duration

Meeting Point Options: Rail or Bus Station, Airport, Hotel, Address or Intersection

Duration: 4 hours

Transportation

New private car with 3/4 seats, air conditioner, clean and comfortable.

What’s Included

  • Guiding Services
  • Private Transportation

Estimated Local Cash Needed

85 UAH - Expenses per person for tickets

What’s Extra

  • Personal Expenses
  • Food, Drinks, Snacks

Restrictions

None

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    Currency
    Tour Price

    120 USD(for up to 3 people) (duration: 4 hours) deposit ?

  • Tour Number

    Activity Level

    585466


    Categories

    City, Museums / Culture, Religious Heritage

    Details

    Kid Friendly: No.

    Friendly: No.

    Maximum travelers: 3

    Language(s)

    explanation

    Ukrainian (fluent), Russian (fluent), Polish (conversational), English (fluent)

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Private tour guide Oleksandr

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