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Free Tour Cáceres and its two Jewish quarters

Duration: 1h and 30min
Languages: Spanish
Quality Verified Registered on May 28, 2020

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  • No minimum number of attendees
    No minimum number of attendees is required for the tour
  • Free booking and cancellation
    Free payment tour, no set price, booking and cancellation are free
  • Accepts electronic payment
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Tour description

The Jewish community in Cáceres was perhaps the most important in Extremadura , as they enjoyed protection thanks to the privileges granted to the city by Alfonso IX of León.
This led to a more than notable Sephardic population in the city.
On this visit we will begin in the Plaza de San Juan and we will cross what was formerly the citadel of the city to reach the Old Jewish Quarter , where we will talk about their customs and the measures that existed in the city's privileges for their protection.
We will also be able to see where the synagogue was located, later converted into a hermitage.
We will leave the walled enclosure to go to the New Jewish Quarter where we will talk about some notable Sephardim of the city and their trades; and we will enter the Palace of La Isla , current headquarters of the city archives and place where the Synagogue was located.

* In compliance with Decree 37/2015 of the Autonomous Community of Extremadura, the guide is obliged to set a price for this service. The price is one euro per attendee*

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  • Meeting point:
    Pl. Mayor, 11, 10003 Cáceres, Spain
    Pl. Mayor, 11, 10003 Cáceres, Spain
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    We are waiting for you in the Plaza Mayor in Cáceres, at the foot of the Arco de la Estrella staircase. Remember... Look for the Guide who wears Rosa!!

How much does this tour cost?

Free tours do not have a set price, instead, each person gives the guru at the end of the tour the amount that he or she considers appropriate (these usually range from €10 to $50 depending on satisfaction with the tour).

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Javier 18 Aug 2023

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Travelled in group - Aug 2023
Tour muy entretenido y ameno. Muy recomendable
Dany 17 Aug 2023

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Travelled in couple - Aug 2023
Es un sitio más grande de lo que parece podría ser más tiempo de recorrido, se te hace corto 😃
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Who is this tour for?

Non suitable for people with reduced mobility.
Does not accept large group reservations.
Suitable for carrying pets.

What should you know?

Minimum of attendees
There is no minimum number of people required for the tour.
Additional costs:
The tour does not require the payment of entrance fees or additional expenses.
Free cancellation
If you will not be able to attend the tour, please cancel your booking, otherwise the guide will be waiting for you.
Payment methods
Electronic or credit card payment is accepted.
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