Jewish Synagogue Heritage Tour From Izmir

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  • Duration: 7 Hrs
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  • Departure Time :
    9:00 AM
  • Departure Details :
    Izmir city center hotels, izmir cruise ship port
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    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience. Tours booked using discount coupon codes will be non refundable.


A guided cultural and theme tour of Jewish heritagesday tour ofKadifekale Castle, Asansor, Beth Israel Synagogue, Dario Moreno Street, House-Havra Street.
Important notice: Tour service starts in between 8:00 and 10:00am and finishes in between 3:00pm and 4:00pm.


  • Explore the local streets on a walking tour of the city
  • Get inside tips from a local
  • Small group ensures personal service
  • Free hotel pickup and drop-off included
  • Informative, friendly and professional guide
  • Flexibility to customize your itinerary to your own preferences

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In the Full Day Jewish Heritage Tour in Izmir, we will drive to Izmir city center. Our first stop is above the city at Mt. Pagus is the most enduring of Alexanders legacies, theKadifekale Castle, built in the 4th century BCE. From Kadifekale there is excellentview across the harbour to Karsiyaka.

We will drive to Jews District in Izmir and Visit the one of the Jews Synagogues of Izmir, Then we drive toAsansor. The historical Asansor(elevator) running to Asansorthe Street of Dario Moreno, are places well worth visiting in the city. Dario Moreno was a Turkish polyglot singer of Jewish origin, as well as an accomplished composer, lyricist and guitarist, who was born in Turkey, and who attained fame and made a remarkable career centered in France which also included films, during the 1950s and the 1960s. Asansor built in 1907 by Nesim Levi. He is the Grand grand father of Marc Levy, who is a world renowned french writer. Before its construction, a stair- way with 155 steps was used to climb to the Halit Pasha district 50 meter above with aid of the two elevators in the tower, the two district were joined.

After visiting to Asansor and Dario Moreno Street, We will visit the Beth Israel Synagogue. It was built after an order written by Sultan Abdulhamit II to the Governor Of Izmir, former Grand Vezier Kamil Pasha, in order to facilitate the religious chores of the Jews living at the neighborhood of Karatas. This Synagogue is largest one at Izmir. Today, our jewish citizens hold their wedding ceremonies in this synagogue. The construction of the synagogue was started in 1905, and it was put into service in 1907. After that we will drive toKemeralti, Izmirs one of the best known shopping centers is the historical Kemeralti Bazaar, Havra Street is an important street the historical Kemeralti Bazaar.Havra Streetsget its name from Many Synagogues (havra) built on it. Today this region hosts 9 synagogues (Signora Giveret Synagogue, Shaar Ashamayan Synagogue, Berkholim Synagogue, Algazi Synagogue, Aydnl Shalom Synagogue, Bilkour Holim Synagogue, Rosh-Ha-Ar Synagogue, Hevra Synagogue, Shaar Ha Shamaim Synagogue ), of which 4 are currently in use.


Transportation by AC Deluxe van

Guiding services

Parking Fees


Entry/Admission - Kadifekale

Entry/Admission - Kemeralti Market

Entry/Admission - Tarihi Asansor

Entry/Admission - Synagogue Street (Havra Sokagi)

Entry/Admission - Beth Israel Synagogue

Entry/Admission - Tarihi Karatas Hosgor HamamI


Gratiuties to tour guides and drivers

Beverages and personal expenditures

Additional Info

Confirmation will be received at time of booking

Child rate applies only when sharing with 2 paying adults

Children must be accompanied by an adult

Special permission needed to visit Synagogues. Please send copy of your passports a week before the tour