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Jewish History of Kiev including Babi Yar Memorial Private Tour

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    Stop At: Babi Yar Memorial, Oleny Telihy Street, Kiev Ukraine

    You will visit Babi Yar, where over 150 000 Jews were killed during World War ll. You will learn how they came there with children, old parents, and all their things hoping to be transferred to peaceful lands. You will hear the stories about few of them who survived.

    Duration: 1 hour

    Stop At: Brodsky Synagogue, Rustaveli Shota vul. 13, Kiev 01001 Ukraine

    In the downtown, visit some locations with beautiful samples of fine mansions from the 19th and 20th centuries, constructed by the Jewish rich men. In the Jewish quarter you will visit the central Brodsky Choral Synagogue and learn its secrets. Glance at the Bessarabsky Market, presented to the city by Lazar Brodsky more than 100 years ago, and see the house in which the prime minister of Israel Golda Meir was born.

    Duration: 30 minutes

    Pass By: Sholem Aleichem Museum, 5 Chervonoarmiyska Street, Kiev Ukraine

    During the centuries-old history of the Jewish community in Kiev, the periods of restrictions and persecutions of Jews were replaced by the loyalty periods, and by the end of the 19th century, the influence and value of the Jewish bankers and engineers, architects and businessmen became so great that the city authorities had to reckon with them.
    On this excursion, you will have an opportunity look behind the curtain at the Jewish world, full of secrets and riddles. Learn the most interesting facts about the Jewish community of the different historical periods: about achievements and contributions they made into the development of the city and about those tragic pages that were like a horrible nightmare for Jews.

    Pass By: Green Tour Ukraine, Chernogorskaya st. 17/14, Kiev 01103 Ukraine

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    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    I had come to Kiev for a tour which did not include the Jewish sites, so I contacted Green Tour Ukraine. My guide Ludmilla was exceptional. She knew a lot about the history of Jewish Ukraine and she was able to answer my questions. She...More

    Date of experience: July 2019
    Thank jcrane66
    Reviewed 28 June 2019 via mobile

    My guide Taras was extremely knowledgable, he was able to give me an extremely detailed and diverse history of Kyiv and it was lovely to have a guide that was so interested in what he was actually talking about. On the tour there was a...More

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    Reviewed 27 April 2019

    Our guide Konstantine was very good. the sculptures in Babi Yardages were very thought provoking. A fascinating day ended with a tour of street art in Kiev. A city of many faces.More

    Date of experience: April 2019
    Thank IsabelD334
    SnezhanaA1, Manager at Green Tour Ukraine, responded to this reviewResponded 24 June 2019

    Dear Isabel, thank you so much for your kind review! It’s good to hear that you’ve discovered different aspects of Kyiv on the tours with Konstantine. Thank you for choosing our company during your visit of Kyiv. We would be very glad to see you...More

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