Tours by Category: History

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A curated directory of religious tours and spiritual journeys tagged with "history."

Tour Description Countries Duration Dates Min Price
Shanghai Old Town Walking Tour Including Yuyuan Garden
Company: Viator
Destinations: Shanghai
Categories: history · temples · walking tours

Long before the foreign concessions and skyscrapers, Shanghai was a prosperous Chinese town surrounded by protective walls. This 2-hour guided walking tour of Old Shanghai takes you back in time to the city’s past, including Yuyuan Garden and Chenghuangmiao (Temple of the Town God), a Taoist temple from the Ming Dynasty. For a glimpse of traditional Chinese architecture, walk past residential houses (‘lilongs’), situated along old lanes and alleyways. Numbers are limited to 10 people, ensuring an intimate experience with a small group. Details and booking→

China 2 hours various dates $58.99
Private Tour: Mysore Palace and Srirangapatna Day Trip from Bangalore
Company: Viator
Categories: art · history · palaces

Discover the old-world charm of Mysore on a private day trip from Bangalore! Stop along the way in Srirangapatna, an ancient city of great religious and cultural importance, and visit Tipu Sultan's Dariya Daulat Palace. You’ll learn about the heritage and history of Karnataka's palace-strewn cities as you explore palace art and architecture with your knowledgeable guide. Lunch and round-trip hotel transport by private, air-conditioned vehicle are included in your tour. Details and booking→

16 hours various dates $125.33
Private Bangalore Tour: City Sightseeing Including Anjaneya Temple
Company: Viator
Categories: art · history · temples

Discover the city of Bangalore and its best attractions on this comprehensive sightseeing tour with a private guide. Trace the history of India’s colonial past and learn about its religion, culture and wildlife conservation with stops at temples, art galleries, museums and parks. Driving by private vehicle past lovely gardens and along clean roads, you’ll visit Anjaneya and Rajarajeshwari temples, Bannerghatta Biological Park, the National Gallery of Modern Art and Jawaharlal Nehru Planetarium. You’ll be won over by the beauty of Bangalore! Details and booking→

10-11 hours various dates $101.33
Private Tour: Temples and Ashrams of Ganga Sagar Day Trip from Kolkata
Company: Viator
Categories: Hinduism · history · temples

Immerse yourself in India’s religious heritage and humanitarian culture on this full-day private tour to Ganga Sagar, an important Hindu pilgrimage site on Sagar Island for travelers from all over the world. With your expert and passionate guide, visit various temples and ashrams including Bharat Sevashram Sangha, Ramakrishna Mission, Kapil Muni Temple and Omkarnath, and discover the inspiring role of Hinduism and Hindu saints in the philanthropic efforts of the various organizations housed there. Details and booking→

12 hours various dates $89.99
New York Gospel Music Tour
Company: Viator
Destinations: New York City
Categories: churches · history

Elevate your trip to New York City with a 4-hour tour of Brooklyn Heights to learn about African American gospel music and experience it in person. Take the subway from Manhattan to the Brooklyn Heights neighborhood to admire historic churches and brownstone homes. Consider the history behind the heavenly hymns as you stroll around Brooklyn and along the Promenade on the Hudson River. End the tour on a high note with a Sunday-service experience at the acclaimed Brooklyn Tabernacle. Details and booking→

United States 4 hours various dates $45.00