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Pedro Escaja
Pedro as a speaker
Pedro as a speaker

About Pedro









Pedro is the Founder and Project Leader of Jewish Private Tours, dedicated exclusively to conduct Jewish Tours to  customers traveling to Portugal. Pedro carefully designs and prepares the itineraries and visits to all the Sephardic Routes of Portugal, combining visits through the most important old Jewish Quarters. Pedro is also allowed to book visits to all the synagogues and Jewish Museums in Portugal, in places such as: Lisbon, Belmonte, Cascais, Tomar, Castelo de Vide, Trancoso, Évora, Porto, and much more.

Over the years, Pedro has been guiding tours to the Jewish visitors coming from all over the world, specially from the United States, Canada and Mexico, in particular the communities of New York, New Jersey, Florida, California, Toronto, Mexico City and Monterrey. Pedro has been studying over the years the Portuguese Jewish communities and established contact with the major members and Rabbis, as well as with all the kosher food suppliers, to provide its customers with the best services in Portugal.

  • Pedro conducts coaching and training to new guides and advises hotels on welcoming Jewish guests.

  • Pedro has been certified on Jewish Heritage by the Portuguese Tourism Board (Turismo de Portugal – Escola de Hotelaria e Turismo do Porto).

  • Pedro has been certified on Tourism and Jewish Heritage by University of Lisbon Lusofona INP.

  • Pedro is regularly invited for public and private events, as a speaker about Jewish Heritage in Portugal.

Pedro with guests
Pedro as a teacher
Pedro as a teacher
Pedro with the rabbi Joseph Schneider
Pedro on media
Pedro at Synagogue Kadoorie
Pedro as a teacher
Pedro during passover 2024

Contact Us

Send us your request, with the dates and places you would like to visit and any special requirement you may have.

Thank you!

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