Jewish Trail Bucharest

Tour information

Join the Jewish Trail Bucharest walking tour and discover the forgotten Jewish neighborhood of Bucharest. Hear its stories of sorrow and joy as you embark on this 3-hour walking tour which will take you through many of the most interesting neighborhoods in the city.

The tour covers the lively streets once inhabited by Ashkenazi Jews, abandoned & restored synagogues, the astonishing Choral Temple, the former Sephardic neighborhood, Jews during the Romanian Holocaust, the birth of the Yiddish theater in Romania, the emigration of Jews during the Communist regime, the demolition of the Jewish architectural heritage during the Communist regime and mentions famous Romanian Jews and their legacy.

This tour includes:

Guide — Synagogues — Choral Temple — The Sephardic neighborhood — The Romanian Holocaust — Yiddish theater in Romania

Traveler Reviews

  • “Very interesting tour on the jewish history of Bucharest”
    Rating: 5 Reviewed on May 28, 2016

    An extremely interesting tour on the history of Jews in Romania, which remains relatively unknown.Marius is very knowledgeable and guided us expertly though the roads of the old Jewish…

  • “Excellent Overview of Romania's Jewish Community — past and present.”
    Rating: 5 Reviewed on May 24, 2016

    Marius' detailed knowledge and his contacts within the local community enable him to create and animate a tour that enriches our understanding of historical and contemporary Jewish life in Romania…

  • “Very interesting insight in this too poorly known piece of romanian history”
    Rating: 5 Reviewed on May 22, 2016

    The history of Jews in Romania is as rich as unknown. Wandering through the Jewish neighbourhood, Marius tells the romanian story of this community with highly accurate details, perfectly linking…

On arrival

The meeting point is at Piaţa Timpului — Strada Bărăției.

Things to note

Booking for this tour is recommended to reserve your space specially during high season. This helps us to guarantee you’ll receive a top quality tour!

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From 10:00 to 13:00
Piaţa Timpului - Strada Bărăției
Бухарест Бухарест RO
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