Jewish Walking Tour Marais


Walking Tour

3 hours

Private Tour


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Experience a Jewish Walking Tour Marais


Explore the Jewish Quarter located in the heart of Paris, the “Pletzl”, which has been the center of Jewish life in Paris since the 13th century and deepen your knowledge about the Jewish history in Paris. Enjoy a walking Tour with a private guide at the Marais, the most trendy and lively district in Paris.

Highlights of the Jewish Walking Tour Marais


-Discover the Paris from another angle with a private walking tour focused on the Jewish history

- Discover iconic places of the most trendy and lively district in Paris: Le Marais

- Enjoy the detailed comments from your private guide while strolling around the main jewish points in the Marais

-Visit and enjoy tastings at exclusive jewish shops, libraries and kosher bakeries

Full Description of  the Jewish Walking Tour Marais


Experience an enriching walking and historical tour with a private guide while walking in the paved narrow streets of Le Marais. Learn about the history of the Jewish communities in Paris, for more than 2000 years. The guide will talk about the history of the Jews in the Middle ages, when they were persecuted and expelled from the country in 1394. Learn about the time of the French Revolution, and the occupation of Paris during WWII, and you will have the chance to discover some hidden places that only a local can know about.

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Visit the beautiful synagogue of Rue Pavée (Historic Monument) designed by Hector Guimard in 1913, the creator of the Parisian Metro. And also visit and enjoy tastings at charming Jewish shops, Kosher bakeries and Jewish bookstores. After the tour, you can stay in Le Marais for lunch, and maybe try the famous Kosher restaurants in the area or the trendy Jewish restaurants (but not Kosher).

Visit the famous rue des Rosiers where Jews have been present since the Middle Ages. When Charles VI expelled out from his kingdom, the street was emptied of its inhabitants but after the French Revolution, 400 years later, the newly emancipated Jewish communities returned to settle in this same street!

The tour can include a visit of the Holocaust memorial of Paris, located at the end of the tour, in Le Marais.

*For Families with kids and teenagers : I can tour with a colorful booklet with fun games and questions to interact with children.

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About this activity

📍 Pick up and drop off conditions

-Meeting point at your hotel or in one of the covered passages.


☑️ Includes

-Private walking tour with licensed English speaking guide, available in hebrew.
- Tickets for ay museum of activity are to be paid on site.

Itinerary / Interactive map

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+Customize this tour:
Customizing the private tour is possible : *Short Tour : We can do the short version – 2 hours – with less walking. *Long Tour : We can add the visit of the Place des Vosges or Nissim de Camondo museum *For Families with kids and teenagers : I can tour with a colorful booklet with fun games and questions to interact with children.
+What if I have a large group?
This activity will have a maximum of 7 travelers. Our booking agent will have to customize this tour if your group is larger.

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