Private St Petersburg Jewish Cultural Tour

Private St Petersburg Jewish Cultural Tour
Cultural & Theme Tours > Historical & Heritage Tours > Heritage Tour
$525
Duration: Flexible
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Description

St. Petersburg's past is inseparably linked with the history and heritage of the Jewish people. From the 19th century this city became the center for Jewish publications, organizations and social and cultural services.

Explore the Jewish heritage of St. Petersburg on a full-day tour with a private guide. After a pick-up from your city hotel or cruise ship port, drive past the magnificent palaces of the Russian tzars and the romantic bridges and monuments of the city’s rivers and canals.

You’ll visit Theater Square, closely associated with the composer Anton Rubinstein, and stop by the Academy of Fine Arts, where Jewish painters, such as Isaac Levitan and Marc Chagall studied.

During this tour you will visit the Big Choral Synagogue which is not only a magnificent monument of architecture, but has always been the center around which Jewish life in St. Petersburg takes place.

St. Petersburg's past is inseparably linked with the history and heritage of the Jewish people. From the 19th century this city became the center for Jewish publications, organizations and social and cultural services.