In 1450s, Sultan Mehmet II (Fatih Sultan Mehmed) encouraged immigrants to settle in the newly conquered Constantinople (Istanbul). Jews from Greece, Portugal and Spain were welcomed in the city. Many of them began to form communities in the region known as Galata today. Explore the rich history of Jewish life in this neighborhood with a guide on this 4-hour tour. Visit some important places of the Jewish quarter.
Departure days : Every day
Starting time : 09.00 AM
End Time : 12:30 PM
Duration : 03:30 hours
– All tour operators MUST RESERVE this tour 4 DAYS before each visitor gets prior permission.
-Each person makes a copy of their passport.
-Tour may not be done during Muslim and Jewish holidays
Sultanahmet, Sirkeci, Laleli, Aksaray, Taksim region. Pick-up with these vehicles, which should be preferred, may incur additional charges. If you have any questions, talk to our team.