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Lisbon Explorer Private Tours

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Lisbon Explorer Private Tours
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Private Tours For the Culturally Curious! Perfect for travelers, foodies and art lovers who want more than a mass tourism experience • Lively and knowledgeable experts • We are local scholars with a passion for the food, wine, culture and...more
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
Lisbon 1300-044, Portugal
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Reviewed 6 days ago

We had a great time on the Jewish Walking Tour of Lisbon with Dr. Paolo Scheffer. He's a great guide with a deep knowledge of and passion for the history of the Jewish community in Portugal. We highly recommend this tour.

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank Yehoshua B
Reviewed 1 week ago

Phenomenal walk around beautiful, charming Lisbon, with Paolo. He's an art historian with a passion for delving into the world of Jewish Portugal, both before and after the expulsion. After being on the tour, and learning about ancient times and moving into present day, with...More

Date of experience: December 2018
2  Thank Lindaloo23
Reviewed 1 week ago

Thank you Paolo for a super interesting walking tour of Lisbon. We learned so much. Paolo is a great teacher and a great story teller. His enthusiasm is contagious. In our nine days in Portugal, this tour was on the only rainy day of our...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank haydebbie
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went on the Jewish Walking Tour of Lisbon with Dr. Paolo Scheffer. This was a great way to experience Lisbon and to learn about its Jewish Heritage. We met with another couple at the appointed time and place and off we went. Paolo has...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank YayaShare
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We toured Jewish Lisbon with Paolo.He was amazing in his knowledge, enthusiasm, creativity in the rain, and the breathe of information at his fingertips. Even after 4 hours, we could have done more with Paolo. For a Jewish tour of Lisbon, don't even consider anyone...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Paolo Scheffer was enthusiastic, knowledgeable and passionate. His narrative enthralled my kids, 18-25, and me. He knows so much and is also willing to answer specific questions. He spent extra time with us because we asked so many questions. One of the highlights of our...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went on a tour with Paolo Schefer, an incredibly knowledgeable and interesting guide. The tour lasted 4.5 hours and Paolo brought to life history of hundreds and thousands of years. The facts were intertwined with stories that kept the whole group of 16 adults and...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 18 December 2018

We recently visited Lisbon and prior to our trip we had reserved Paolo Scheffer to be our guide on the Jewish Heritage Tour based upon all the comments about him and his tour. We were very pleased with the level of professionalism and information that...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank gailsg1
Reviewed 18 December 2018

Lisbon Explorer does a highly effective job of matching up travelers with its top guides. Lisbon is a great place to visit and it is greatly enhanced by engaging a competent guide. I would doubt Lisbon Explorer is the cheapest service on the market, but...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 11 December 2018

We've recently returned from a long trip which began with a day in Lisbon with Paolo Scheffer. Words are insufficient to describe the impact of this tour on us from an educational and personal perspective. Paolo Scheffer is an amazing, one of a kind person....More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Baixa, Rossio & Restauradores
A pending candidate to become a World Heritage Site,
Lisbon's downtown (the "Baixa Pombalina", or simply
"Baixa") is a perfect example of anti-earthquake
construction, having been rebuilt following the 1755
earthquake by the famous Marquês de Pombal (hence its
name). Its offer is vast: restaurants and cafes in
Rossio and Restauradores, outlets and shops in the
Áurea, Augusta, Prata and other famous streets, the
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19 October 2018|
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Response from LisbonExplorer | Property representative |
I am sorry, but TripAdvisor does not allow us to post a link to our website here. This is because in Oct 2018 they have removed the contact info for tour operators, and they want to force visitors to book tours through... More
8 July 2018|
Response from DuncanTCH | Reviewed this property |
I would reach out to them directly at their website: Thanks
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19 June 2018|
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Response from LisbonExplorer | Property representative |
This depends on which tour you want to reserve. There are over 15 different tours to choose from on the Lisbon Explorer website. To read the tour descriptions, and a list of the places that they visit, it is best to go... More