Uncover the side of Lisbon you’re most interested in during this private 2-hour experience that offers a choice of four different tour routes. Learn about the city’s rich history, climb around its many castles, tread in the footsteps of world explorers, or get a glimpse at modern life today. Private transportation is provided during the entire experience and a personal guide ensures you have the very best experience. Hotel pickup and drop-off is included.
Begin the tour with pickup by a private guide at your hotel or port. This 2-hour tour can be scheduled between 9am and 10pm and includes your choice of four distinct tour routes.During the ‘Castle Tour,’ visit several popular areas of Lisbon including the Baixa District, the squares of Restauradores and Rossio, the Cathedral of Lisbon, the Alfama Disctrict, the Graça quarter, Eduardo VII Park, Chiado, and finally, the main Square of Lisbon, known as ‘Praça do Comércio.’ On the ‘Hills Tour,’ learn about Lisbon’s storied past with visits to such historic places as, Praça do Comércio, Martim Moniz, Praça da Figueira, the Cathedral and the surroundings of the Castle, Portas do Sol and Graça, the Moorish quarter, Chiado, Bairro Alto, Portuguese Parliament, and Estrela. Tread in the footsteps of world explorers on the ‘Discoveries Tour,’ which focuses on Lisbon’s Belém neighborhood. See the Tower of Belém, the Hieronimytes Monastery, the monument to the discoveries and other attractions. Then taste a world famous ‘Pastéis de Belém’ and head to the Cais do Sodré and Praça do Comércio.For a glimpse at Lisbon’s modern side, chose the ‘Expo 98 and Modern Avenues Tour.’ Wander through the modern Expo 98 area of the city, stopping to explore its gardens, see the modern architecture, and ride on a cable car. Then visit the new Vasco da Gama bridge and some of the city’s more modern landmarks, including the football stadiums.