The Jewish Heritage Of Mumbai

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Tour Information

Key Details

  • Mobile Voucher Accepted
  • Hotel pickup Available
  • Instant Confirmation
  • Lowest Price Guaranteed
  • Duration: 4 Hrs
  • Departure Time :
    Earliest Start Time: 9:00 AM Latest Start Time: 2:00 PM Hotel pickups commence prior to this time, you must contact the local service provider to verify your exact pickup time.Times are subject t.. read more
  • Departure Details :
    Guest's Hotel from within city boundary
  • Return Details :
    Guest's Hotel from within city boundary
  • Cancellation Policy :
    Cancel up to 2 days in advance for a full refund

Overview

This 4-hours of a private tour will allow you to experience the Jewish culture of Mumbai. The highlights of this experience include theKnesset Eliyahoo Synagogue, Magen David Synagogue, and the Sha'ar-ha-Rahamim Synagogue. You will be accompanied by a local historian, with a fully air-conditioned vehicle to travel.

Know More about this tour

The Jewish community in Mumbai comprises mainly of about 4,000 Bene Israel Jews who trace their origins in Mumbai to a shipwreck off the Maharashtra coast around 175 BC and a few hundred Baghdadi Jews from Iraq. The firstBaghdadi Jew, Joseph Semah, moved to Bombay fromSuratin 1730 and settled there as the city had a prominentopportunity.Later, the members of theBene Israelcommunity also moved from theKonkanvillages in 1746 as a part of the Divekar family. This experience, led by a local historian, will showcase their history and heritage.The highlights of the experience include the Kenesethe Eliyahoo Synagogue, Magen David Synagogue, and the Shaar ha- Rahamim Synagogue.

Inclusions

  • Driver/guide
  • Professional guide
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Transport by air-conditioned private vehicle
  • Bottled water

Exclusions

  • Entrance fees
  • Gratuities (recommended)
  • Camera Fees

Additional Info

Confirmation will be received at time of booking

Infant rates apply provided they do not occupy a seat

Children must be accompanied by an adult