Istanbul Shore Excursion: Private Full-Day Jewish Heritage of Istanbul Tour
Leave your cruise ship at Istanbul port and explore the city’s rich Jewish heritage on this full-day private shore excursion. Hear how exiled Sephardic Jews (those of Spanish origin) were welcomed into the city in 1492, and discover the history, landmarks and districts that the Jewish community has held dear ever since. See inside four iconic synagogues, experience the colorful old Jewish district of Balat; visit the Jewish Museum of History, and admire the views from the Galata Tower. This private excursion ensures full attention from the guide.