Ljubljana - Jewish Heritage Tour

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Jewish Heritage Tour

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(149 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

Shin C.

24 October 2021

Didn't expect to learn so much from this tour with Mateja besides the beautiful sights of the place, and I'm so glad I did it! Fun yet educational

Vivien B.

24 October 2021

A really interesting tour where Mateja showed us the area that illustrated Jewish history over the years.

Ruth G.

04 September 2021

It doesn’t seem that there is much of a Jewish presence in this city.

Anna N.

03 September 2021

Very interesting tour.

Monica D.

06 August 2021

She really covered all the history and places that were relevant to the topic, I learned a lot and enjoyed this beautiful city that I dream to physically visit some day.

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