Ljubljana - Jewish Heritage Tour

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Jewish Heritage Tour

Wed, 7 Jul
(134 reviews)
Židovska Steza, Ljubljana, Slovenia
45 mins

About the tour

Ljubljana is one of the smallest European capitals but it still has a very rich heritage. One of the sometimes forgotten parts of its history is its Jewish heritage. Jewish people had already settled in Slovenia by the Middle Ages, they were later expelled in 1515, made an important impact on the history of Venice and other cities along Adriatic, returned in the 19 Century, and were prosecuted during WWII as well as in the years after. And today? Image courtesy of Wikimedia Commons. Photo @ Gibalec

Meet mateja


Mateja is addicted to tourism. Being active in this industry for over 30 years and still enjoying -have never got bored. As a professional historian, as an independent entrepreneur and researcher in tourism have always topics to be discussed. My moto is »Life is a box of chocolate; you never know what you will get.« Every day new travelers, every day a new challenge, every day a new opportunity. Let us be open-minded and embrace it.

What to expect

Get ready for something special. We’re travelling to Ljubljana with no passport, no plane ticket and no luggage. And yet you’ll experience all the sights, sounds and stories with just your laptop, favorite snack and an amazing content creator.

The tour will last about 45 mins and will be live-streamed by your content creator directly from Ljubljana. Forget about slideshows or pre-recorded videos, this is a live broadcast and anything can happen!

While on the tour you’ll be able to see a full screen video of your content creator and their surroundings, interact with them and other travellers through the live chat, see where you are in the world on a map and show your appreciation with a tip.

Why are they tip-supported?

We are running these tours on a tip-supported basis to make them as accessible as possible. They are free to join, but you have the option to leave a tip during the tour.

The majority of your tip goes directly to support the channel, while the rest helps Heygo continue to build a place that brings the world closer together.

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How to join

Reserve your spot by selecting a time to book. Once done, you’ll be able to see your reservations on your Trips page and we’ll send you an email confirmation with a link to join the tour.

For the best viewing experience, please join on a computer using Google Chrome.

Reviews from travellers

AileenAileen S.

05 June 2021

So informative

robin g.

04 June 2021

Lovely tour in a beautiful city. Ljubljana has limited Jewish heritage, but I still enjoyed listening to Mateja.


04 June 2021

Only saw the last 15 minutes of the tour.

Deborah H.

04 June 2021

I’d like to take other tours with her

Stephanie W.

11 May 2021

A different perspective of beautiful Ljubljana, and revelation of the dedication of the never tiring tour guide Mateja. We trudged through puddles beneath her umbrella and stood under chestnut tree branches. Mateja speaks with passion and interest about her lovely town in an unrushed, engaging manner. Her purposeful, steady gimbal control is perfect for wonderful snapshots. Ljubljana is as lovely on a wet day as it is in the sunshine and the night lights of the city. Join Mateja for a memorable experience.

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