Jewish Heritage of Portugal... A journey into our Past
Jewish Heritage Alliance in collaboration with the Center for Latino Jewish Relations brings you the ultimate five-star, all-inclusive travel experience to Portugal, with a specially designed Portugal tour that will introduce you to the heartland of the Sefarad (Jews of Portugal & Spain).
Departure Date: Oct 23, 2022
Return Date: Nov 01, 2022
This tour includes:
All transportation by private bus in Portugal Local and on-bus bilingual English-speaking guides All breakfasts and dinners (vegetarian option always available) Entrance fees and local taxes included throughout Lectures on Sephardic and Portuguese Jewish history encounters by Rabbi Tarlow.
Among the cities to be visited:
Porto (Cidade do Porto), Douro Vally wine region, Aveiro, Coimbra, Viseu, Trancoso, Belmonte, Castelo de Vide, Tomar Lisbon, Sintra and Obidos, Évora Castelo de Vide and Covilhã
HOTEL DOM PEDRO LISBOA – 5* (LISBON)
POUSADA CONVENTO DE BELMONTE (BELMONTE)
HOTEL QUINTA DAS LÁGRIMAS – 5* (COIMBRA)
SHERATON PORTO HOTEL & SPA – 5* (OPORTO)
Cost for the all-inclusive land package including breakfast and dinner, all hotels, all tours, entrance fees and transfers:
$2550.00 per person based on double occupancy.
Single occupancy add-on is $750.00.
Estimated airfare from Newark: $1000.00
Space is limited and reservations provided on a first come, first serve basis.
A fully refundable deposit of $1000 is required to secure (hold) your place on the tour. Final payment and reservations by July 31, 2022
The price quoted is based on a minimum of 21 paying participants. We reserve the right to postpone or cancel the trip in the event we do not have 21 paying participants. Participants may choose to take the revised date and or get a full refund.
Day by Day Outline:
Day 1, Oct 23 Sunday: USA / Lisbon
Day 2, Oct 24 Monday: Arrive Lisbon (Presentation & Old City Tour)
Day 3, Oct 25 Tuesday: Lisbon FD City include St George Castle + synagogue
Day 4, Oct 26 Wednesday: Lisbon / Tomar (visits) / Castelo de Vide (visits) / Belmonte
Day 5, Oct 27 Thursday: Belmonte (visits) / Guarda / Viseu / Coimbra
Day 6, Oct 28 Friday: Coimbra (visits) / Aveiro / Oporto – Shabbat eve
Day 7, Oct 29 Saturday: Porto Shabbat
Day 8, Oct 30 Sunday: Full day Porto
Day 9, Oct 31 Monday: Full Day Excursion to Douro Valley
Day 10, Nov 01 Tuesday: Departure
Brochure style detailed Itinerary upon request.