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SPECIAL EDITION
APRIL and SEPTEMBER 2018
11DAYS
10 NIGHTS
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SPECIAL EDITION
APRIL and SEPTEMBER 2018
PRESIDENTIAL TRAIN

Lisboa


PRESIDENTIAL TRAIN

PRESIDENTIAL TRAIN

PRESIDENTIAL TRAIN

PRESIDENTIAL TRAIN

DOURO RIVER

Jewish Portugal and Presidential Train Special Edition

Included:

- 10 Nights accommodation with Breakfast included in 5* hotels
- Double superior Room
- Private transportation in a minivan
- Fuel and Tolls
- Private Professional Tour Guide
- Travel Agency Assistance on site
- Airport Transfers on the arrival and depart
- Entrance tickets to monuments, museums, activities and wine tastings described in the program
- Taxes
DAY 1
LISBON CITY TOUR (1): THE SEVEN HILLS
AIRPORT TRANSFER
Hotel Check in and free day to rest or explore the city by yourself.

Hotel | Lisbon - PortoBay Liberdade Hotel 5*
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Day 2
LISBON CITY TOUR
In this private tour you will have the opportunity to immerse yourself in Jewish history, visiting the most important places of Jewish history in Portugal, starting with the Portuguese capital.

On this first day we will make a walking Tour in Lisbon Historic Center, visiting the sites with Jewish heritage: Park Edward VII, Liberdade Avenue, Rossio (Palace of Inquisition), Praça do Comércio (Celebration of Auto da Fe), Alfama (the old Jewish quarter).
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Day 3
LISBON CITY TOUR (2): THE DISCOVERIES AND THE ROYALTY
We continue our tour in Lisbon. On this day we’ll focus on the western side of the city, the quarter of the discoveries - Belém.

VISITS
| QUARTER BELEM | Belém Tower, Monument of Discoveries, Monstery of Jerónimos, Maritime Museum.
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Day 4
PORTO | THE HOUSE OF THE FAMOUS PORT WINE
Capital and gateway to the north of Portugal, Porto is both the city that provided a nation with a name and a fortified wine known world-wide: Port Wine.
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Day 5
THE PRESIDENTIAL TRAIN EXPERIENCE A JOURNEY OF THE SENSES IN A TRAIN FROM ANOTHER TIME
“The presidential” is Portugal’s premier luxury experience - winner of the “best public event in the world” award - bringing the world´s leading culinary talents to the most beautiful corners of Portugal, aboard the most exquisite train in our history.
For over a century, the presidential train was used by kings, presidents, heads of state, and popes. Magnificently restored in 2010, maintaining the original furnishing and style that made it iconic, it offers it’ s guests a trip not only through space, but also through time.
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Day 6
Jewish vestiges in the old streets of Porto
We will discover some of the old narrow streets, were once existed an ancient Jewish neighborhood, and were Jewish heritage still remains.
 
Visit the Synagogue Kadoorie Mekor Haim is the largest in the Iberian Peninsula and one of the largest in Europe. Built with donations from Jews around the world, it was inaugurated in 1938, at a time when in Germany Synagogues were being burned down.
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Day 7
TRANCOSO and BELMONTE | Ancient Jewish villages
TRANCOSO | The first stop will be at the walled town of TRANCOSO where Jewish merchants first settled in the 12th century.

Visit the well preserved on the facade of the Casa do Gato Negro (The house of the Black Cat). The façade of the house is decorated with emblems that have been interpreted as representations of the Lion of Judah and the Gates of Jerusalem.


BELMONTE | the most Jewish town of Portugal. Belmonte is in the 20th century the last peninsular (Portugal and Spain) community of Crypto-Jews. About 200 people, nearly 10% of the villagers. This present community has its own synagogue, rabbi and cemetery. The community of Belmonte today meets the main religious rituals.
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Day 8
CASTELO DE VIDE and MARVÃO
On this day you will continue to visit some of the most important places with Jewish heritage.

CASTELO DE VIDE
| Scenic and charming, this small town welcomes the visitor with its white house cling to a castle on a hill. By the 14th century a large Jewish community existed here.

Take a careful look at the houses in the Jewish Quarter that will allows you to confirm the Jewish heritage.


MARVÃO | Continue to the most extreme east border of Portugal, to the wonderful hilltop CASTLE OF MARVÃO. Only a few kilometers from Spain, stands the peaceful town of Marvão, on the highest crest of the Serra de São Mamede.

Inside the walls are narrow streets lined with the beautiful popular houses that are typical of the Alentejo.
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Day 9
ALENTEJO | CRATO and ÉVORA
Start the day in the by visiting this charming Pousada where you will be accommodated.

It is a castle, a convent and a palace, built in different periods, were the origin of an ecclesiastical architectural work of outstanding harmony. The former headquarters of the Knights of Malta is surrounded in medieval mystic.
Flor da Rosa Pousada manages to combine the genuine characteristics of the convent, highlighting them with an architectural project, which although modern, entirely respects its origins.
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Day 10
TOMAR and THE MEDIEVAL TOWN OF ÓBIDOS
In the morning we drive north to discover an amazing village. TOMAR, a village of legends and Templar Knights, were there exist one of the most incredible Portuguese monument, classified by UNESCO.

Former seat of the Order of the Knights Templar, TOMAR is a city of great charm for its artistic and cultural wealth, whose greatest expression is in the Convent of Christ, one of the chief works of the Portuguese Renaissance. We will visit the Templar Castle and the remarkable CONVENT OF CHRIST inside. It is the centerpiece of the city and classified as a World Heritage site by UNESCO.
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Day 11

Hotel check-out. Airport Transfer out.
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Price per Person - 2.980 euros
Price 2 Persons - 5.960 euros

NOTE
- The Presidential Experience has an extra cost of 450 per person

Payment Arrangements and Cancellations
In order to confirm a reservation of a multi-day tour package the customer must deposit 50% of the full price, settling the remaining amount 30 days before arrival.

Cancellation | 80% of the full amount will be refunded if the agency is noticed until 30 days before arrival.
From 30 to 7 days - 25% will be refund to costumer.
Less Than 7 days - 0% (Non refund)

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SPECIAL EDITION
APRIL and SEPTEMBER 2018
PRESIDENTIAL TRAIN
PRESIDENTIAL TRAIN
Marvão
Marvão
Marvão
Marvão
Roman Temple
Évora
Tomar
CONVENT OF CHRIST
CONVENT OF CHRIST
CONVENT OF CHRIST
PORT WINE
PORTO
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