NEXT VISIT TOURS IN ENGLISH:
Next Lisbon Jewish Tour in English:
. Sunday 8Th March at 9h30am
(NO tour on Purim !)
. Wednesday 11Th March at 9h30am
. Thursday 12Th March at 9h3am
. Sunday 15Th March at 9h30am
. Monday 16Th March at 9h30am
. Tuesday 17Th March at 9h30am
. Wednesday 18Th March at 9h30am
. Thursday 19Th March at 9h3am
AND Almost every day from Monday to Thursday start at 9h30am.
(No tour on Friday, Shabbat, Fast, Yom Tov and Erev Yom Tov, and National Holiday. Thanks).
And many another day on request. Please, book as soon as possible,
because this visits are only on very small group or private visit. Thanks.
Private visit of the Synagogue of Lisbon & Lisbon Jewish Tours
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 the synagogue of Lisbon
This tour will take you to the magnificent synagogue of Lisbon (closed to the public outside these guided tours), 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 in very small groups (maximum 02/12 people).
But it is also possible to organize a totally private 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 !
Other day and Schedules on request.
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:
Thanks ! (Or take a photo of your passport with your telephone,
All information I need to send to the security staff of the synagogue.)