Explore the sites and history of the Jewish community in Porto on this private half-day walking tour. With a knowledgeable guide, stroll through the old Jewish quarters as you learn about the city’s Jewish community, whose origins date to the 1100s. See historical sites, learn about the Portuguese ‘Dreyfus’ of the 1920s, and visit the Kadoori Mekor Haim Synagogue (weekdays only), the largest on the Iberian Peninsula. Entrance fees at your own expense.
Private half-day Jewish quarters walking tour in Porto
Stroll the areas where Porto’s historical Sephardic Jewish peoples lived
See historical sites and learn about the past and present Jewish community
Hear tales of Captain Barros Basto, the 1920s Portuguese ‘Dreyfus’
Learn about Porto’s Jewish community and their lives down the centuries
Visit the Kadoorie Mekor Haim synagogue (weekdays only), one of the world's biggest
Personalized attention from a private guide, with entrance fees at own expense
This tour was filled with so much history dating as far back as the Inquisition until today with a visit to the only synagogue in Porto.
Benedita our guide, was quite knowledgable, making this tour a thoroughly enjoyable afternoon.