Mumbai: 4-hour Jewish Heritage tour

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Duration4 hours
Guide LanguageEnglish
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About

Mumbai: 4-hour Jewish Heritage tour, This tour starts with a brief orientation on India’s Jewish communities: the history of their arrival in India 2,000 years ago, geographical spread, the different sects, and their culture. The guide will provide you with illustrated handouts and notes.

Itinerary

You will start with Sassoon Docks, built by an influential family of Baghdadi Jews, which are bustling with activity in the mornings
From here, you will drive to the Gateway of India - Kenneseth Eliyahoo Synagogue - with its beautiful interiors, and the David Sassoon Library
Next, you will visit the oldest synagogue in Mumbai, the Shaar Harahamim, or Gate of Mercy Synagogue, built-in 1796, by Samaji Hasaji Divekar (Samuel Ezekiel Divekar), a Bene Israeli
Drive to the Magen David Synagogue, a tall blue building with a Gothic feel that towers over all the other buildings in the area
You will discover Victoria Terminus (a UNESCO World Heritage site) and Bombay Municipal Building Drive to Dhobi Ghat, Mumbai’s unique outdoor laundry system Your tour will also take you through Marine Drive/Chowpatty, Oval Maidan, High Court, Bombay University, Flora Fountain and many more unseen places

Inclusions

English Speaking Local Guide
Includes Hotel Pick-up and drop-off
Transfers in Air-Con Vehicle.

Exclusions

Any Meals during the trip
Items of Personal Nature.
Tips to the Guides/drivers (Recommended)

Additional Information

  • Public transportation options are available nearby
  • Travelers should have at least a moderate level of physical fitness

Guide Languages

  • English

Cancellation Policy

  • A full refund will apply if you cancel more than 24 hours before the activity start time.

  • No refund is possible if you cancel less than 24 hours before the activity start time.