Private Guided Tour of Tomar
Venture out of Lisbon to visit magical Tomar, one of Portugal’s most historic cities.
Its Templar Castle and Convent of Christ were the national headquarters of the Templar Knights in the Middle Ages, and it later became important site for the Order of Christ.
Tomar was also home to Henry the Navigator and provided resources for his explorations of the “New World” in the 15th century, making it the jewel in the crown of central Portugal. On top of being a city of great importance in Portuguese history, Tomar was also home to a Jewish settlement as far back as the beginning of the 14th century and hosts a Jewish quarter and refurbished 15th century synagogue.
Explore the intricate details of this powerhouse of history by strolling its ancient streets and touring its landmarks with your local guide.