Hidden Treasure Tours offers the visitors of Budapest tours that embrace vestiges of the past and give insight into the contemporary life in Budapest. An absolute must is the tour of the Budapest Jewish quarter. You can discover with us the area of the former Jewish Ghetto of Budapest, its synagogues , the cemetery, memorials and unique architecture. The three major religious wings of the Hungarian Jewry are represented here by the Jewish Triangle; learn about the Neologue, Status Quo Ante and Orthodox wings of the religion. Rigtheous Gentiles, Theodor Herzl, Hanna Szenes and Tony Curtis are also met during the tour. Explore the history, culture and religious life of a community that plays an important role in the development of multicultural Hungary.
How to book a tour? Just fill in a reservation form bellow please where you find all the necessary details or send us your request via mail.
How to pay for a tour? At the moment, you can pay on the spot in cash or via bank transfer in advance (undertaking your bank's transfer expenses - should there be any).
What are the means of transportation used during a tour? The Jewish quarter tours are walkable. When taking a private tour extended to sights, synagogues that are outside of the Jewish district, then city public transportation is convenient and affordable or we can use also taxis or for maximum comfort we can help you have a private transfer by car, minivan or bus.
Departures & prices of the Jewish district tours
Please find the prices and other important information of the programs detailed at each tour here above.
These programs require special expertise that few professional guides possess, in order to make sure you get the maximum out of your Budapest Jewish experience please fill in a reservation form.
The Dohany street synagogue has to deal with a heavy visitor traffic daily, and there might be extremely long lines at the ticket office and also at the security checking.
Due to last minute changes in the opening hours for any reason by the synagogues, we can not take any responsibility.
The synagogues in Budapest are closed on Saturdays and Hungarian national and Jewish religious holidays. Please check your arrival date before booking a tour.
Tickets are available at the Dohany synagogue or can be pre-paid via transfer. The prices include the admission tickets, where applicable. The prices in Euros and Dollars are informative only. They may vary according to the exchange rate valid for the day. The above seen prices were calculated in January 2017, with the rate 1 Euro = 300 Hungarian Forints, 1 Dollar = 280 Hungarian Forints, rounded up. Prices seen on our site are valid only until further notice. Children under 6 are free. In case of a large group of only children a special group rate will be applied. Groups get special discounts. Make a reservation.
Reserving a tour Please send us your request by filling in a form bellow or via mail 48 hours prior to the tour if possible. Please give us the following information: type and date of tour you are interested in, number of participants, your contact information and in case of private tours please mention where you want the tour to start from (for ex: hotel, front of Dohany synagogue, etc.). We respond to your request with our Confirmation of Reservation sheet, containing availability information and all necessary details. You just have to confirm your reservation then. In case of any modifications, please inform us as early as possible, but at least 48 hours ahead. Due to occurring flight delays we recommend our guests not to book a tour for the day of their arrival, if possible.