NEW FOR 2013!
Become immersed in the cultural legacies and poignant history of the Jewish communities of Warsaw, Budapest, Vienna and Prague on this special two-week Jewish heritage tour. Emotionally stirring, historic sites are inextricably linked to their Jewish heritage, offering guests a chance to explore them in depth, reflect and remember the sacrifices that were made there. Sites include the Ghetto Memorial, the Jewish Historical Institute, Nozyk Synagogue and Pawiak Prison in Warsaw; Oskar Schindler’s factory and Plaszów concentration camp in Crakow; and the crematorium and the poignant museum and memorial in Auschwitz-Birkenau. In Budapest, visit Dohány and Kazinczy synagogues in the Jewish Quarter, and the House of Terror. A walking tour of Old Town Bratislava offers insights on the Jewish Holocaust in Slovakia. Explore Hundertwasser Haus, the Hofburg and the Jewish Museum in Vienna; Tugendhat Villa in Brno; Terezin concentration camp; and the Jewish Quarter in Prague.