We at Bein Hazmanim Tours greatly appreciate your interest in our Summer Tour, and offer you our heartfelt blessings that you succeed in all of your endeavors beyond your wildest imagination. The 8 day Tour will cover the city’s of Prague, Vienna, Bratislava (Pressburg), and Budapest, from Wednesday July 25th (departure from USA on Tuesday) until Thursday August 2nd.
Optional Tour extension until Sunday August 5th, visiting Hungarian Shtettlach, the mesmerizing Danube Bend, and an uplifting Shabbos in Budapest. Additional information can be found in our information sheets, upon request.
B.H.T. applies a unique approach paired with extensive research to offer you an unforgettable and exciting once in a lifetime experience. Every effort is made to offer you a tour that is as affordable and enjoyable as possible. The daily “full day” itinerary covers many popular attractions and sights, as well as many extremely relevant “off the beaten track” sights, together with a special focus on our glorious Jewish Heritage.
Tour as a small group from a unique vantage point unlike those typically offered by other tours. Learn about and experience the sights, neighborhoods, and communities, while connecting to the glorious chain of history created by our ancestors.
Travel through the history of the Jewish communities that resided in the once mighty Austro-Hungarian Empire. Be inspired at the kever of the Ksav Sofer and his father the Chasam Sofer in Bratislava, found today in an underground bunker, and hear it's amazing story. Join the Tefilos in spectacular prewar Shuls in existence today. Visit monuments memorializing the communities that once were, destroyed by the Nazis and their cohorts. Relive the rescue efforts of Raul Wallenberg while meandering into the international ghetto, that was a small island in a sea of insanity.
Trek the hidden city of Budapest touring the underground labyrinth and dungeon on Castle Hill. Be mesmerized by the Schoenbrunn Palace in Vienna, it’s vast gardens mazes, and the historical Tiergarten Zoo. Tour the medieval Old Town of Prague, and enjoy a special viewing of the intricate Astronomical Clock. Daven in the very Shul of the Maharal MiPrague, and at his Kever in the Old Beis Hakvaros of Prague. Appreciate the legacy of Reb Shimshon Wertheimer, the “King of the Jews” in Austro-Hungary, visiting his kever on his Yartzeit.
Enjoy an unforgettable Shabbos in Vienna, davening in the beautiful Shtadtt Temple Shul and the Shiff Shul. Be captivated and inspired by many stories and Divrei Torah from the exceptional communities, Rabbanim and Rebbes of Austro-Hungary before the war, while enjoying delicious Shabbos seudos.
The tour is all inclusive, 8 nights in luxurious centrally located hotels, (large rooms and suites available upon request), delicious local cuisine on a half board basis (breakfast and dinner) with packed lunches, travel within Europe, and a full day itinerary every day, including all entrance and attraction fees.
Please pass on this great opportunity to anyone you think may be interested, allowing others to benefit as well.
I look forward to hearing from you, and would take great pleasure in having you join us,
B.H.T. Director and Guide