Jewish and Religious Heritage Tours in Turkey
According to the oldest evidences about the Jewish settlement in Anatolia goes back to the 4th century BC.In the Byzantine and Ottoman periods there was a Jewish Settlement in the country. In 1492 Sultan Beyazit II ordered the governers of provinces of the Ottoman Empire ” not to refuse the Jews entry or cause them difficulties, but to receive them cordially.”Then the sepharadim jews came and settled down in Turkey. Some travelers ask us to customize private tours that explore religious heritage and family history and cultural traditions. Whether you’re interested in learning about Jewish history and family roots our tours can be customized to perfectly suit your interests and requirements.