The Jewish Tour in Rome

Tour Number

Activity Level

404062


Categories

City, Local Experience, Museums / Culture, Religious Heritage

Details

Kid Friendly: Yes.

Friendly: No.

Maximum travelers: 10

Language(s)

explanation

English (fluent), Greek (fluent), Italian (fluent)

A walk to discover the Jewish Rome and to see the monuments of ancient and Christian Rome from a different perspective


I will take you to discover the world's oldest Jewish ghetto. We will visit this small neighborhood delimited by the Tiber river on one side and Venice Square on the other side. The quarter was enclosed within the walls in 1555 under Pope Paul IV who revoked all rights granted to the Roman Jews. Visiting this area is a really strong cultural and religious experience, due also to the Synagoghe and the Jewish museum.

***The Jewish Museum closing days in 2018***
- On Saturdays
- March 1st
- April 5th, 6th, 7th and 19th
- May 20th and 21st
- July 22nd
- September 9th, 10th, 11th, 18th, 19th, 23rd, 24th and 25th
- October 1st and 2nd

Itinerary

- Meeting me at the entrance of the Synaghogue
- Visit the Great Synagogue and the Jewish museum, with an internal Jewish guide
- Visit the ruins of the Theater of Marcello and Porticus of Ottavia, where a large fish market was set in ancient times
- Walk through Piazza Giudea, Vicolo della Reginella, Piazza Mattei (with its beautiful fountain of the turtles) , Via dei falegnami, Piazza Margana and piazza in Campitelli.
- Walk through Via del Portico d'Ottavia and Piazza delle Cinque Scole, where there were all the liturgical Jewish schools.

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: The entrance of the Synaghogue, on the river side

End location: The entrance of the Synaghogue, on the river side

Duration: 3 hours

Transportation

Walking tour

What’s Included

Other: - My private guidance for the entire duration of the tour
- Reservation of a private guide from the Synagogue staff (only internal guides can show you the site)
- Admission fees

Estimated Local Cash Needed

15 EUR - Meals, drinks and souvenirs (per person price)

What’s Extra

Other: - Any kind of transportation
- Meals and drinks

Restrictions

All my tours can be customized according to your needs, so contact me for any information!

Private tour guide Dimo

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