Welcome to World Jewish Heritage

Rediscover your heritage like never before

Experience Jewish heritage travel to the fullest with the WJHtravel app

Lag Ba'omer Pilgrimage

From World Jewish Heritage Wiki
Jump to: navigation, search

Lag Ba'omer Pilgrimage

Main photo events.jpg

Basic Information

Location 33°48′54″N 10°51′31″E
Date 2014/05/18 - 2014/05/18
Recurring Event: yes
Country Tunisia
City Djerba

Tourist Information

Free entry yes
Suitable for kids no
Handicap accessibility no
Yearly event yes


Summary

Every year during the Lag Ba'omer holiday, voyagers arrive at the Ghriba, the oldest synagogue in Africa. The pilgrimage to the synagogue is three days long, however it is not certain it will take place this year (2014) due to Islamic threats.


Photo Gallery



Related links