Jewish heritage private tour of Athens
Excursions & day trips

Jewish heritage private tour of Athens

Free cancellation
Language: English
Availability: Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Mobile voucher accepted
Duration: 3 hours
Safety measures applied
Do this because
  • Dive deep into Athens' Jewish culture and get to know a side of the city's history that remains unseen to most tourists
  • Visit the Jewish Museum of Athens and learn all about the fascinating objects and findings kept inside
  • Discover the Old and New Synagogue, the hearts of the city's Jewish community
What to expect

Discover Athens’s Jewish culture on an engaging 3-hour private tour designed for those who are interested in diving deeper into a side of the city's history that remains unseen to most tourists. After being picked up from your hotel, you'll be taken to visit the Jewish Museum of Athens, located right at the entrance of Plaka. Founded in 1977, the museum was built to collect and exhibit the material evidence of 2300 years of Jewish life in Greece.

Once the first part of the experience is over you'll head to the old Synagogue of Athens, Etz Hayyim, today only used during the High Holidays. Right across the street is the newer and larger Beth Shalom Sephardic synagogue, built in 1935, renovated in the ’70s, and still fully used today. Your guide will tell you the history behind these two buildings and the heritage of their community; they'll be happy to answer any question you might have.

At the end of your tour, you'll comfortably right back to your hotel.

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COVID-19 information
The following health and safety measures are in place, so you can relax and enjoy your experience.
  • The experience complies with government regulations
  • What's included
    • English speaking guide
    • Roundtrip transfers
    • Pick-up and drop-off
    What's not included
    • Entrance fees
    Reduced price
    • Children (2-12): reduced
    Where
    Meeting point:

    You can confirm the pick-up location directly with the local operator. You'll find their contact information in the voucher after booking.

    What to remember
    • IMPORTANT INFORMATION: please confirm the pick-up place and time directly with the local operator. You can find their contact information in the voucher after booking
    • This tour is open only to participants over two years of age
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    When
    • Monday, Wednesday and Friday at 8:30 am
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    Provider
    MTM DMC LTD
    Booking fee
    Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
    Cancellation policy
    Receive a 100% refund if you cancel up to 24 hours before the experience begins.

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