Private Historical Jewish Tour of Lisbon

Discover the history of the Jewish Quarters!

With three thousand years of history, Lisbon overflows with influences of Sephardic presence.

Lisbon’s Jewish community came to develop a unique culture that was the reflection of their total social integration, which was only broken after the Renaissance.

Get into the sounds, smells and beauty of Lisbon’s ancient alleyways, full of Sephardic memories.

We will take you to the neighbourhoods where the biggest Jewish community in Europe inhabited for centuries: Chiado, Baixa and Alfama.

Discover why, even today, you can feel Sephardic influences, all over the town.

We will tell you why Jewish community was important for Portuguese Golden Age of Discoveries and we will tell about the intellectuals, the mathematicians, the cabalists, …

At the end of the tour, you will visit the Synagogue Ohel Jacob, where you will be received by one of its members.

per adult from

$186

AUD

Duration

4 hours

Pickup

Hotel pickup available

Voucher

Mobile ticket

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  • What's included :
    • Private tour
    • Driver/guide (full time trip leader)
    • Tourist luxury vehicle
    • Comfort pack (fresh waters and cleaning wipes)
    • Hotel pickup and drop-off - for Lisbon central hotels, Lisbon cruise terminal, or Lisbon airport.
    What's excluded :
    • Food and drinks
    • Tzedakah - 5€ per person (at the Synagogue)
    • The baggage is limited to one standard suitcase per person.
    • Gratuities are not included.
    • Entry/Admission - Associação Hehaver - Sinagoga Ohel Jacob
  • This is a typical itinerary for this product

    Stop At: Miradouro da Senhora do Monte, Largo do Monte, Lisbon 1170-253 Portugal

    With three thousand years of history, Lisbon overflows with influences of Sephardic presence.

    Lisbon’s Jewish community came to develop a unique culture that was the reflection of their total social integration, which was only broken after the Renaissance.

    Duration: 20 minutes

    Stop At: Alfama, Lisbon Portugal

    Get into the sounds, smells and beauty of Lisbon’s ancient alleyways, full of Sephardic memories.

    We will take you to the neighbourhoods where the biggest Jewish community in Europe inhabited for centuries: Chiado, Baixa and Alfama.

    Duration: 45 minutes

    Stop At: Praca do Comercio (Terreiro do Paco), Avenida Infante Dom Henrique 1C, Lisbon 1100-053 Portugal

    Discover why, even today, you can feel Sephardic influences, all over the town.

    Visit Terreiro do Trigo, Terreiro do Paço, Baixa D. Dinis Wall and

    S. Domingos Church .

    Duration: 2 hours

    Stop At: Largo do Carmo, Largo do Chiado 8, Lisbon 1249-125 Portugal

    We will tell you why Jewish community was important for Portuguese Golden Age of Discoveries and we will tell about the intellectuals, the mathematicians, the cabalists, …

    Visit Chiado and Largo do Carmo.


    Duration: 30 minutes

    Stop At: Associação Hehaver - Sinagoga Ohel Jacob, R. Filipe da Mata 103 2.º andar, 1600-070 Lisboa, Portugal

    At the end of the tour, you will visit the Synagogue Ohel Jacob, where you will be received by one of its members.

    ( https://hehaver-oheljacob.org/)

    Discover Lisbon!

    Duration: 20 minutes

  • Departure Point :
    Traveler pickup is offered
    Pickup and drop-off included - for central Lisbon hotels, Lisbon cruise terminal and Lisbon airport. Please let us know your location.Airports
    • Lisboa Airport, Alameda das Comunidades Portuguesas, Lisbon 1700-111 Portugal
    Ports
    • Lisbon Cruise Terminal
    Return Detail :
    -
    Hotel Pickup :
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Adult pricing applies to all travellers.
    • Children must be accompanied by an adult.
    • Infant seats are available on request if advised at time of booking. Portuguese law stipulates that children under 12 years of age and 135 cm in height, when transported in a car with safety belts, must travel in an approved restraint system adapted to their size and weight. Please let us know if you have children and their ages.
    • Dress code is smart casual, recommended comfortable clothing and shoes.
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Stroller accessible
    • Near public transportation
    • Infant seats available
    • Most travelers can participate
    • No smoking or eating inside the vehicle.
    • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
    • Face masks provided for travelers
    • Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
    • Social distancing enforced throughout experience
    • Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
    • Gear/equipment sanitized between use
    • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized
    • Guides required to regularly wash hands
    • Regular temperature checks for staff
    • Paid stay-at-home policy for staff with symptoms
    • Our Tours are completly private – you and your travel companions will be alone with our Guide; We provide masks and alcohol-based hand gel; Our vehicles are desinfected after each Tour; Guides are conducting daily personal wellness checks before reporting to work; We implemented social distance.
  • You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.

Language

English - Guide

Age Req.

-

Fitness Req.

None

Group Size

8

Organised by Essência da Latitude

Activity ID: V-33423P4

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