• Jewish Heritage Tour to Lisbon and Sintra (UNESCO)

  • One day Jewish Heritage Tour to Lisbon and Sintra features all of the highlights of the capital city including Jeronimos Monastery, a 16th-century architectural masterpiece as well as the famous Belem Tower with the neighboring traditional pastry house, “Pastries de Belem”, home of Lisbon’s pastry delicacies. The tour also includes one of the most beautiful places in Portugal – Sintra palace.

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Jewish Heritage Tour to Lisbon and Sintra (UNESCO)
Jewish Heritage Tour to Lisbon and Sintra (UNESCO) contact us for details

ITINERARY:

Upon departing the pier, hotel or your chosen location, one of the first sites you will see is the April 25th Suspension Bridge, sister to the Golden Gate, and the towering Christ the King Statue. The tour continues with a visit to the Jeronimos Monastery, a 16th-century architectural masterpiece. Nearby, you will see Belem Tower and taste the famous “Pastries de Belem” Lisbon’s pastry delicacies. Visit the  “Shaaré Tikva” Synagogue; the Jewish Community Centre, opened in 1948 as a cultural center and the “Rua da Judiaria”.

Jewish Heritage Tour to Lisbon & Sintra, View of Palace da Pena - Sintra, Lisbon, Portugal
View of Palace da Pena – Sintra, Lisbon, Portugal 

Next we will drive along the scenic coastal road passing by Estoril and Cascais, Portugal’s first premier seaside resorts. One of Portugal’s oldest, the most charming mountain towns and UNESCO heritage, Sintra, is considered one of the most beautiful places in Portugal. Visit the historical center amongst snug roads lined with stately homes and opulent palaces, most notably the 14th century Sintra Palace, once the summer residence of early Portuguese kings and aristocrats. There will be some free time for exploring the town and enjoying lunch at a local restaurant. Enjoy your private van for a scenic drive back to Lisbon.

DURATION:

7 hours

DEPARTURE TIME:

9:00 am (or as per guests’ itinerary)

PRICE PER GROUP:

1-2 people: $ 504 US
3-6 people: $ 569 US
7-8 people: $ 635 US

PICKUP:
  • Tour departs from your hotel or any location requested by guest in Lisbon
  • Other departure points available upon request (and may be subject to additional fees)
DROP OFF:
  • At the port, hotel or other location as requested by guest
INCLUSIONS:
  • Professional guiding services
  • Private transportation in modern spacious air conditioned minivan
  • All mandatory insurance required by the Tourism of Portugal Organization
  • Freeway tolls
  • Free Wi-Fi on board
  • Bottled water
EXCLUSIONS:
  • Lunch (optional) or any other meals
  • Entrance fee to synagogue, Sintra Palace
  • Any personal expenses (souvenirs, snacks, etc)
  • Tipping
ENTRANCE FEES AND EXTRAS:
  • Synagogue $6 US/person
  • Pena Palace & Gardens 19€/person
ADDITIONAL INFO:
  • Tour can be customized based on guests’ requests
  • Tour subject to change based on weather, traffic conditions, holidays, etc
  • The order of sites visited may vary based on the guide’s discretion
  • Wear comfortable walking shoes is highly recommended, since terrain is uneven with cobblestone