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 only pay on the spot in cash.
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.
The departure times given can be modified in case of private tours or tours for groups. To make sure you are able to participate in a tour and to avoid standing in line at the ticket office, please fill in a reservation form. We have to deal with a heavy visitor traffic daily. 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 TICKET OFFICES. Price includes admission tickets, where applicable. Tickets can be purchased in cash only. Prices in Euros are informative only. They may vary according to the exchange rate valid for the day. The above seen prices have been calculated in March 2015, with the rate 1 Euro = 300 Hungarian Forints, rounded up. Prices seen on our site are valid only until further notice. Children under 10 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. (The standard tours run in a guaranteed form, you will not receive a confirmation.) 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.