PRIVATE JEWISH HERITAGE IZMIR HALF DAY TOUR(Without Lunch)
Your Kusadasi(Izmir) guide will meet you at the port in Kusadasi(Izmir) or at your hotel in Kusadasi( Izmir). The guide will be holding up a sign with your name on it. According to historical sources, there was a Jewish population living in Izmir a before CE, as well as in many other places of the Aegean region . There are ten synagogues in Izmir and one each in the remaining communities. With a history that stretches back nearly 8,500 years and its incomparable nature, Since Roman times, Smyrna. had a thriving Jewish community.
There are some synagogues which we visit during the our tour ;Sinyor a Geveret Synagogue,Algazi Synagogue,The Karatas Synagogue,Bet-Israel Synagogue.After visiting the synagogues we will walk to The Asansor,a nineteenth-century funicular which once took passengers from the shore road up the sheer rock cliffs to the desirable residential district above.
Tour Programme: Izmir, Havra Sokak(Synagogue Street),Sinyor a Geveret Synagoue,Algazi Synagogue,The Karatas Synagogue,Bet-Israel Synagogue,The Asansor
Note: Visiting procedure of the synagogues in Izmir. A special permission has to be obtained from the secretary of the Jewish community of Izmir. Full names, passport numbers and permanent home addresses have to be faxed in advance. We arrange such permission before hand on behalf of our clients
What to Bring:
Camera,Hat,Comfortable Footwear,Soft Drinks,Sun Cream,Sun Glasses
Included ın Price:
Professional English speaking guide ,Air-Conditioned Mini Bus, All entrance fees, All Local taxes
Excluded in Price:
From Kusadasi: 152ml-245km
From Izmir :38 ml -60km