Private visit of the Lisbon Jewish Quarters
Lisbon is really a peaceful city very pleasant to visit, where the sun is present all the year.
To follow the footsteps of our Jewish ancestors,
this guided tour is under the responsibility of Patricia and Joseph,
a French couple living in Lisbon with their family for 30 years, dedicated members of the Jewish community,
passionate historians of the history of the Jews of Portugal

NEW : We are in the French TV ARTE TV
A magnificent report from French television ARTE on the history of Portuguese Jews.
To find us in this little 11-minute TV report:

https://www.facebook.com/watch/?v=1129123370967730

 or

https://www.arte.tv/fr/videos/108297-003-A/l-histoire-juive-du-portugal/

 

 

Lisbon Jewish Tour:
About 3 hours of visit included the coffee break in an old tipical coffee shop.

The best way to discover Lisbon (Old quarters and best spots) and all the History of Jews of Portugal.

 

two possibilities
Option nº1 > Very small group (up to 8)
Group tour start with only 2 people !

or
Option nº2 > Private tour (only you for the visit) with a very friendly price 

 

Important:
During Summer, we receive a lot of requests.
So, you need to book as soon as possible for any tour on
July - August - September

 

Sunday to Friday at 9h30am (group tour or Private tour)

 

Next Lisbon Jewish Tour in English:

Wednesday 07Th February at 9:30 am
Thursday 08th February at 9:30 am
Friday 09Th  February at 9:30 am
 
Sunday 11Th February at 9:30am
Monday 12Th February at 9:30 am
Tuesday 13Th February at 9:30 am
Wednesday 14Th February at 9:30 am
Thursday 15th February at 9:30 am
Friday 16Th  February at 9:30 am

Sunday 18Th February at 9:30am
Monday 19Th February at 9:30 am
Tuesday 20Th February at 9:30 am
Wednesday 21Th February at 9:30 am
Thursday 22th February at 9:30 am
Friday 23Th  February at 9:30 am

Sunday 25Th February at 9:30am
Monday 26Th February at 9:30 am
Tuesday 27Th February at 9:30 am
Wednesday 28Th February at 9:30 am
Thursday 29th February at 9:30 am
Friday 1St  March at 9:30 am
Etc...

 

Etc...

 

Almost Every day at 9h30am
3 hours of visit
Only private visit (only you for the visit)
or very small group (2/4/6/8 people)

But you can book a tour with only 2 people.

 

Almost every day from Sunday to Friday at 9h30am. (No tour on Shabbat, Fast and Yom Tov. Thanks)
But you need to book as soon as possible (If possible, at less 2 days before. Better if you book one or two weeks before.
Thanks).

 

Next Shabbat dinner / Next Shabbat Lunch:

Due to the international health situation + Inlfation
we stop to propose for the moment

the special Package all including room + shabbat meals + Lisbon Jewish Tour.
Minimum stay is 3 nights.
SO, to me very clear:
NO kosher stay
No kosher meals
NO Shabbat meals
NO take away.
ONLY Lisbon Jewish Tour
Thank you for your comprehension. Maybe next time...

 

NEW : We are in the French TV ARTE TV
A magnificent report from French television ARTE on the history of Portuguese Jews.
To find us in this little 11-minute TV report:

https://www.facebook.com/watch/?v=1129123370967730

 or

https://www.arte.tv/fr/videos/108297-003-A/l-histoire-juive-du-portugal/

 

 

 

 

 

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Private visit of the Lisbon Jewish Quarters
Lisbon is really a peaceful city very pleasant to visit, where the sun is present all the year. To follow the footsteps of our Jewish ancestors, this guided tour is under the responsibility of Patricia and Joseph, a French couple living in Lisbon with their family for 30 years, dedicated members of the Jewish community.

 

Lisbon Jewish Tours by Patricia & Joseph

 

Patricia & Joseph will tell you with passion the unique fascinating history of the Jewish community of Portugal over the centuries, and you will discover an unknown Lisbon, unusual places, and much more than the usual tour guides can do. Today, they will help you find traces of the first Jewish communities in Lisbon from the twelfth century.

 

During this walk of discovery, the true Jewish past of the city comes back to life.

You will follow a road less frequented by tourists, discovering historical facts and unfamiliar stories about this Jewish community. This walk has a perfect pace, with a delicious balance between history and anecdotes;

 

You will discover not only the Jewish past of Lisbon, but also the most beautiful views of the city.

The visit orchestrated by Patricia and Joseph will take you from the first expulsion of Jews from Portugal by the Visigoths, until today, through the period of the thirteenth and fifteenth centuries and the Portuguese Inquisition.

 

You will also learn the role Incredible and especially unknown of the Jewish community of Lisbon during the Second World War.

 

Walk in the footsteps of our grandparents to discover the daily life of Jewish refugees in Lisbon during the Second World War, to find their daily appointments, places, squares, buildings, the emotion is there at every corner : Lisbon of the 40s is before our eyes.

But also, the history of the Portuguese "Crypto-Jews", whose brands are still alive today in the country, for those who know how to discover the codes.

 

 

Private visit of Lisbon Old Jewish Quarters.

 

This tour will take you to the magnificent synagogue of Lisbon (closed to the public during the Covid Pandemic), as well as in the most beautiful areas of Lisbon: Bairro Alto, Baixa, Carmo, Chiado, Principe Real, Rato and many others beautiful neighborhoods ...

 

All these emblematic neighborhoods of Lisbon have a close relationship with Jewish life, and your hosts will give you the keys to discover all the secrets of the history of the Portuguese Jewish community, totally unknown to the general public.

This is an ideal first introduction to the Portuguese capital, the best way to discover this beautiful city.

 

So, discover with Patricia and Joseph the authentic and unknown Jewish Lisbon ... The fascinating history of the Portuguese Jews will finally be revealed to you.

This visit will be in English, French or Portuguese.

Pre-bookings are preferably at least 4 days in advance).

 

Visits are scheduled from Sunday to Thursday. Reservations are essential because visits are only in Private tour (Only you for the visit).

 

Take a look at the guestbook to get an idea of the quality of the welcome and services offered by Patricia & Joseph:

All comments are unanimous:

This guided tour of the Jewish Lisbon was the highlight of their entire stay in Lisbon.

 

Lisbon Jewish Tour by Patricia & Joseph

 

* We offer this visit tour in English, French or Portuguese. Reservations required. (Pre-booking minimum 4 days in advance).
As soon as possible, because we have already booking all over the year !

Thanks !  

 

 

Other day and Schedules on request.

 

  • Reservations are essential, as the tours are in a very small group (maximum 8 people),
  • Only on request, totally private.
  • thank you for contacting us

 


We are here to make your stay in Lisbon as pleasant as possible. Do not hesitate to contact us.



BOOKING VISIT TOUR IMPORTANT:

 

To confirm your visit,

thanks to send me this following information:

 

  • Day of arrival In Lisbon
  • Day of departure
  • full name of each people
  • at less one telephone number of contact name of your hotel in Lisbon