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Istanbul Life Jewish Heritage Tours - Senguler Travel

Ishakpasa Caddesi No : 6 Cankurtaran Sultanahmet | Cankurtaran Sultanahmet Fatih, Istanbul 34122, Turkey
+90 533 738 58 62
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History of Turkey's Jews

Worth a visit to Jewish museum and synagogue Neve Shalom. Documents the history of Jews in... read more

Reviewed 24 May 2017
David S
Albany, California
via mobile
Great bird's eye view of the Istanbul Jewish community

I was delighted with our half day Jewish Heritage Tour. Our guide was friendly and knowledgeable... read more

Reviewed 6 September 2016
Pamela F
Daly City, United States
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We are doing Jewish Heritage Tours since 2007.and we are ready to help you.We have more than one tour options about Jewish Heritage Tour .Our agency is recommended in TripAdvisor by our clients
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Ishakpasa Caddesi No : 6 Cankurtaran Sultanahmet | Cankurtaran Sultanahmet Fatih, Istanbul 34122, Turkey
+90 533 738 58 62

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Reviewed 24 May 2017 via mobile

Worth a visit to Jewish museum and synagogue Neve Shalom. Documents the history of Jews in Turkey including the sultan's welcoming (he believed that is was demanded by Allah and good for the Ottoman empire) of the Jews when they were expelled from Christian Spain...More

Thank David S
Reviewed 6 September 2016

I was delighted with our half day Jewish Heritage Tour. Our guide was friendly and knowledgeable. We visited synagogues and a small Jewish museum. Part of the tour was on foot which gave me a chance to see and savor the neighborhood slowly. Toward the...More

Thank Pamela F
Reviewed 24 April 2016

Istanbul is famous for its tolerant Muslim culture that has welcomed people of all religions. Whether called Constantinople or Istanbul this city has been amazingly diverse for over 2500 years. Only in the last 15 years or so has antisemitism lead to a rapid decline...More

Thank Barak B
Reviewed 16 April 2016

Our guide, Mr. Alp, was not only knowledgeable but highly articulate and personable. He made the history come alive for us and gave us wonderful insights into the Jewish experience in Istanbul/Constantinople from their earliest days.

Thank can8tiv2010
Reviewed 5 January 2016

We scheduled this private tour for the morning of our third day in Istanbul. Our guide and driver were great and picked us up promptly at our hotel. We were able to visit the interiors of both the Ashkenazi Synagogue, and the Ahrida Synagogue. Neve...More

Thank lucymd2015
Reviewed 31 October 2015

We did this tour on our first day of a four day visit to Istanbul. As has been mentioned, before, Alp, although not Jewish is very knowledgeable about the Jewish culture, religious services, and Jewish society. As well as touring the synagogues, and even attending...More

1  Thank TorontoCycler
Reviewed 13 September 2015

Very well organized tour, pick-up (with luggage) very efficient. Visit to Synagogues and Museums very interesting and informative. Great guide (Tily) - offered insight into past and present life of Jewish people in Istanbul. We enjoyed the stop at the bakery for tea and pastry....More

1  Thank 503peggy
Reviewed 12 September 2015

We took the half day morning Jewish heritage tour of Istanbul on September 9th after having travelled in Turkey for 17 days. Our guide, Alp was superb. Knowlegable, pleasant, extremely well-informed. He grew up in the Balat neighborhood and took us to an amazing bakery...More

1  Thank luvToscana
Reviewed 5 September 2015

Firstly, the booking was simple, efficent and effective over the internet although it was extra for a Jewish guide. We were picked up promptly by her and her driver and way we went. It was worth every euro having her...she embodied Jewish life now in...More

Reviewed 8 August 2015

We were coming to Istanbul and I realized that we had forgotten to include a Jewish heritage tour as part of our visit to this wonderful city. I contacted Istanbul Life Jewish Heritage Tours and after a few emails and a very easy payment process...More

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stroll of each other – and all set around the site of
an ancient Byzantine hippodrome – Sultanahmet is an
overwhelmingly popular tourist destination, and a
prime location for visitors to be wowed on a truly
epic scale. Beyond the wonders of the Blue Mosque, the
Hagia Sophia, Topkapi Palace, and more, this
relatively small area of Istanbul somehow manages to
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Kate K
30 April 2015|
Response from Baysa | Property representative |
it is called istanbullife.organization or istanbuljewishheritagetours. you can find the link in tripadvisor link
15 March 2015|
Response from Baysa | Property representative |
Hi... If you want we can make a half day walking tour for you.. Do you want the tour on the 20th of March ? Yes you can send your passport copies.. We have time.. Thanks
18 January 2015|
Response from Baysa | Property representative |
Yes surely we can help you... When do you want to take this tour ? how many people will you be ?