Our private jewish sightseeing begins inthree of the four old Jewish quarters in Lisbon:the Alfama old jewish quarter, the Old Jewry and the New Jewryor Taracenas. Alfama is a chance for you to discoverthe most ancient and traditionalneighborhoodof Lisbon,with the narrow streets andlocal small squares. Truly this is an experience not to be missed!
The majesticManueline doorofthe Old Conception Church, and the beautiful scenery andrich history in the ancient Palace Square leads us to the heart of Lisbon.
Between shops, cafes and artists we go through one of the most beautiful streets of Lisbon,Augusta street andRossio square,with theTheaterD. Maria II, previously thePalace of Estaus (Inquisition Headquarters), and the jewish memorial inLargo de So Domingos.
Here you can enjoy a local drink.We left a clue! You can choosewith them or without them
In the afternoon we visit the Lisbon Synagogue,Shaar Tikvthe first one to be built since the official destruction of Portuguese Judaism in 1497. Now in the oldest Jewish quarter, the Judiariada Pedreira in Largo do carmo, discover one of the most famous neighborhoods of Lisbon Bairro alto.
Chance to taking in all the sites including the narrow streets and lively squares.
Our tourcontinues inBelem quarter to visittheJeronimos Monastery, the Belem Tower and the Monument to the Discoveries.
The day ends with a delicacy, the most appreciated and internationally known pastel de Belm. Truly not to be missed!