Learn about Odessa’s rich Jewish heritage on a private, 2.5-hour tour. Once considered the Jewish capital of the Russian Empire, the city is filled with traditions, stories and monuments with ties to this long cultural legacy. Travel in a private vehicle to diverse locations including the old Jewish quarter, the Central Synagogue and Brodsky Synagoge, while a private guide shares tales of the city’s most famous Jewish residents and important moments in the population’s history.It is considered that Jews have appeared in Odessa right from the moment of the foundation of the city. In the beginning of the 20th century Jewish community of Odessa was one of the biggest in the world. Famous Jewish entrepreneurs have made a great contribution to the development of architecture, culture and science of the city. However, there were also tragic pages in Jewish history in Odessa - pogroms and Holocaust, Soviet persecution and forced emigration.Learn all this facts from your expert guide.
Get a glimpse into the daily life and cultural traditions of Odessa on a private, 2.5-hour tour of the city’s courtyards, alleyways and other hidden spaces. Travel in a private vehicle with a local guide, who will share anecdotes about Odessa’s history and legends along the way. Stop at several points off of the typical tourist track to explore scenes of the ‘real’ Odessa on foot for a unique and charming adventure.
Discover the dark side of beautiful Odessa on a private, 2.5-hour tour of its most sinister quarters. Hear tales of notorious thieves, gangsters and swindlers who once called the city home, and see the former haunts that set the stage for vice during the city’s early days as a booming port town. An entertaining local guide will lead the way and provide a glimpse into the city’s seedy past that many visitors never see.
Descend into a maze of tunnels in the Catacombs of Odessa on a private tour that explores local heritage, Second World War history, and more. With thousands of miles of tunnels, the Catacombs of Odessa are home to myths, legends, bunkers, and caves: Exploring with a local takes you safely through the labyrinth and straight to the most interesting places in the vast network.
Want to become local in one day? Life hacks, habits, locations.Get to know as much as possible of what locals know in one day: see most well known but not highlight touristic places or totally not touristy. Get to know not a lot, but few facts or legends about everything or nothing at all. In-street markets, public transport, beaches for locals, local eating places, walking streets for rest and resting streets for a walk, smell and how to make money at the city for a chill.
I am historian and fond in my city, therefore the travellers will get a lot of interesting information about the history and culture of Odessa and they will feel comfortable to listen it cause speak fluently English, Spanish, Polish, Greek languages. I know how to entertain the tourists, to make them laugh and to move them to tears. I offer remrkable tour by remarkable city.
During our tour we will explore the most significant sights that played very important role for Jewish Culture and HIstory in Odessa.We will see the streets and houses where lived famouse poets, writers and politicians.Such as:Haim Nahman ByalikMeir DyzingoffVladimir Zeev JabotinskiyShalon Nahumovich Robinovich AleikhemShaul ChernyahovskiyIsaak BabelIsrael Rahumovskiy and many other intresting and historical spots
Experience Odessa like a local on this private full-day tour and maximize your time with a custom-made itinerary. Admire the grand monuments along Deribasovskaya Street; visit the Potemkin Steps, Vorontsov Palace, and Odessa Opera and Ballet Theater; and enjoy a typical Ukrainian lunch at a local restaurant.
Welcome to Odessa. During this amazing 2.5 hour tour you will see all the most popular sights and experience the best parts of the city with a local guide- me!We'll see all of the things you would see on an ordinary tour - they're certainly worthwhile. But I will also show you the special things that make Odessa great. I will show you some hidden places and inner yards that will help you to feel the soul of our city better!As your private tour guide, I can adjust the schedule, duration and activities to meet your needs. Please let me know of any special requests you have.