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Bucharest Jewish Heritage Private Tour

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    Great Synagogue
    Stop: 30 minutes - Admission excluded
    During the tour we will visit the interior of the Great Polish Synagogue. We will have time for pictures of the beautiful interior and explanations about the history of the synagogue. Travelers will have 15 minutes free time to cover the exhibition present in the synagogue (about the Holocaust in Romania).
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    Departure Point
    Traveler pickup is offered
    Departure Time
    10:00 AM
    2h 30m
    Return Details
    Returns to original departure point
    • Private tour
    • Local guide
    • Optional coffee & pastries break
    • Entry/Admission - Great Synagogue
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • May be operated by a multi-lingual guide
    • Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
    • Dress code is smart casual and comfortable walking shoes
    • A dress code is required to enter places of worship and selected museums. No shorts or sleeveless tops allowed. Knees and shoulders MUST be covered for both men and women. You may risk refused entry if you fail to comply with these dress requirements
    • Near public transportation
    • Most travelers can participate
    • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    Alina is a fantastic guide, quite knowledgeable about the Jewish history of Bucharest. She met us at our hotel bringing some welcoming gifts for us. We visited 3 synagogues, one of which was still active. Alina was never in a hurry and was delightful company. We spent time in
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    We visited Bucharest for a few days and we were looking for a private tour around the Jewish Heritage in Bucharest. We could not have found a better guide for that ! Alina is very passionate and curious, she won't hesitate to take some detours if she has a nice hidden place to
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    We have undertaken quite a few Jewish heritage tours in recent years in different cities. This tour was superb. Alina came to our hotel to collect us. We visited 2 beautiful synagogues & also the Bucharest State Jewish Theatre. The tour overran by over an hour but this was not a
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    About the operator

    This experience only has a few reviews, but you can read what other travellers have to say about the operator.

    By: When in Bucharest
    276 reviews
    Certificate of Excellence
    Toronto, Canada
    Great tours and excellent services
    We had several private tours with Alina of Wheninbucharest.com tour group. Alina and Benjamin gave us a 3 hours
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    Jerusalem, Israel
    Alina the best tour guide in Bucharest!!
    Alina is incredibly knowledgeable and is able to create an incredibly well-planned experience and can be flexible.
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    New York City, New York
    adorable. smart, knowledgeable
    We had a very short visit but it was very informative and fun. Benjamin was able to drop us off and pick us up on
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    Cristian A
    Good place to visit but not that cheap considering the country's gross income per capita.
    Great places, great people (most of the know English language, more that other European capitals) so there will be
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    Rochester, New York
    Best English speaking guide
    Alina is knowledgeable, bright and spoke a wonderful English. There wasn’t a question she left unanswered. She
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    Marcela D
    A walk through time and space in Bucharest
    An amazing experience — despite rainy and cold moments, the walk with Aurelia was warm and enlightening. In
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    Cleveland, Ohio
    Great shore excursion for Danube cruises
    We had the best tour of the week when we booked separately with Best of Bucharest. Sever was our guide and really
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    Hong Kong, China
    Fun Wine tasting with Alina
    Alina was an enthusiastic knowledgeable guide with a fantastic sense of humour. She chose 2 wine bars to have us
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    Fantastic walking tour with wine tasting
    Alina was a wonderful and engaging guide with excellent historic and local knowledge. She arranged for us to do
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    bret r
    Outstanding Tour Guide
    Just returned from Bucharest visit with 8 of our friends. Great city but to see it without using Alina as a guide
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    Highly recommendable!
    I found „When in Bucharest“ via internet and Alina immediately answered my email with an offer for the “Best of
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    Vevey, Switzerland
    An amazing tour with a guide (Alex) who knew her history and the city very well
    I travel the world for my work as a sports photographer. I have to say to anyone who comes to Bucharest ... they
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    Amazing Tour!
    From when I booked the tour last year and to finally meeting Alina on Monday, I could tell she was really looking
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    Detroit, Michigan
    Super Good - Highly Recommended
    Informative, knowledgable, professional, great English and super helpful. Sever was our guide, he was great and
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    Detroit, Michigan
    Personalized Tour - Super
    Our tour guide (Sever) was great! We took this tour during our first day of our trip. It provided a great
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    Key Details
    • Duration: 2h 30m
    • Mobile Ticket Accepted
    • Instant confirmation
    • Hotel Pickup
    • Languages Offered: English, French
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