Girona: Half-Day Jewish Heritage Tour

Girona: Half-Day Jewish Heritage Tour

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Key Details
Duration
3 hours
Mobile Voucher Accepted
Live Guide
Spanish, Catalan, English, Italian

Pick-up service

Pick-up from your hotel or other agreed location in Girona

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What You'll Do
  • Explore the history of the Jewry in Girona
  • Visit the Museum of Jewish History
  • Wander down the narrow streets of the well-preserved Jewish Quarter
  • See some of the synagogues still in use
  • Discover the site of the "mezuzah" on Placeta del Institut Vell
Overview
Learn the story of Jewish culture in Girona on a 3-hour walking tour of the city center. See synagogues still in use today, and learn the history of attractions such as the cathedral, archaeological gardens and Sant Domènec University.
What to Expect
Explore the Jewish history of Girona on a half-day walking tour of the city center, and discover unique churches and synagogues.

Following a pick-up from your hotel, go to the aljama of the medieval Hispanic kingdoms, responsible for the governance of the Jews in the Middle Ages. Continue to the landscaped gardens of Passeig Arqueologic and Montjuich (Jewish Mountain). Marvel at the city’s old walls and Sant Domènec University.

Next, go to a 2nd synagogue. Discover the site of the mezuzah on Placeta del Institut Vell. Wander down the narrow streets of the Forca Vella, one of the best-preserved Jewish quarters in the world.

Visit a Cabala school and another synagogue, before ending at the Museum of Jewish History, where a unique collection of tombstones from the Jewish cemetery on Montjuic help tell the story of Catalonia's medieval Jewish communities.
What's Included
  • Guide
  • Insurance
What's Not Included
  • Entrance fee to the Jewish Museum

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