Lisbon  Jewish  Tours

Visites de la Lisbonne Juive

Lisbon Jewish Tours

 

Come and visit the Jewish Quarters of Lisbon with us!

 

Finally discover the history of Portuguese Jewry.

 

A rich history, that tells the story of the Jewish community over the centuries.

Learn all the facts of the fascinating narrative of Portuguese Jews, from their origin until today.

 

As longstanding dedicated members of the Jewish community in Lisbon, we will best be able to help you discover and explore so much more than the regular tourist guides.

 

Become captivated by the fact that already in the fourth and fifth century, we find the historical remains of a Jewish presence in Portugal, that is to say, well before the formation of the Kingdom of Portugal itself, which only came to be in the twelfth century, and still today we can find traces of the first Jewish communities in Lisbon from this period.

 

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

We follow a route that is less frequented by tourists, picking up historical gems along the way

 

Our journey has a perfect rhythm, with a delightful balance between history and several anecdotes;

you will discover not only the Jewish past of Lisbon but also be captivated by the most beautiful views of the city, known only to our experienced guides.

 

Our tour will take you from the first expulsion of the Jews of Portugal by the Visigoths, to the present day, passing through the time period of the terrible fifteenth and sixteenth centuries, and the Portuguese inquisition.

 

We will also show you the history of the incredible and mostly unknown role of the Jewish Community of Lisbon during the Second World War.

 

This tour also allows you to visit and explore the Synagogue of Lisbon, as well as the most beautiful districts of Lisbon: Bairro Alto, Baixa, Carmo, Chiado, Principe Real, Rato, and many more...

 

This is an ideal first introduction the Portuguese capital, so come and discover the authentic and unknown Jewish Lisbon with us..

The fascinating history of Portuguese Jews will finally be revealed to you.

 

 

* We offer the tour in English, French or Portuguese.

 

Reservations required. (Pre-booking minimum 3 days in advance).

 

 

Tours available:

 
* Visite "Lisbonne Judaica" CODE 01
From Monday to Thursday,
departure at 9.30 am
with a private visit to the Synagogue of Lisbon and Jewish Quarters.

 

* Visite "Jewish Quarters": CODE 02
From Sunday to Thursday,
departure at 9h30am or 10 am
(Only Jewish Quarters, without Synagogue of Lisbon visit)

 
* Visite "Lisbonne Judaica LUXE": CODE 04
From Monday to Thursday,
departure at 9.30 am
with a private visit to the Synagogue of Lisbon and the Jewish Quarters.

With taxi or limousine. (About 3 hours)

 
* Visite synagogue of Lisbonne CODE 05
private visit to the Synagogue of Lisbon (about 35 minutes)

 

 

 

Other day and Schedules on request.

 

Reservations are essential, as the tours are in a very small group (maximum 8 people),
Or on request, totally private.


We can also arrange your tours for large group on request.
thank you for contacting us

 

It is also possible to reserve a very private tour with limousine.

 

Please Note:

 

Due to the high demand of our services, we recommend you book your visit as soon as possible.

 

To facilitate your reservation please supply the following information:

 

. Number of people (adults / children)

. Desired language (French, English, or Portuguese)

. Name of your hotel in Lisbon (or your address in Lisbon)

. Date of your stay in Lisbon (arrival and departure dates)

 

Then, we will send you the available dates and schedules of the guided tour for your convenience.

 

Please do not hesitate to contact us for further information***