Historic Lisbon Tour Full Day

Day Trips & Excursions in Lisbon
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Tour description

This Tour is targeted to first time visitors or anyone familiar with Lisbon. We will help you discover something new in this 8 hour tour. We easily move around town, through narrow streets, reaching beautiful viewpoints, while you learn the history behind some famous monuments and squares from your guide. We will take you to some of the best places and corners of Lisbon were you can appreciate genuine Portuguese Food and Wine, and some of the local shopping mecca´s!

We pick you up at the meeting location (any point in Lisbon Area), and start our tour at the most west point district of Portugal´s Hilly Capital, and stop by the most ancient pastry shop of Lisbon and taste a renown Portuguese egg tart pastry: Pastéis de Belém.Visiting Jeronimos Monastery - the resting place of the explorer Vasco da Gama, and after, the Belém Tower - the city ´s icon and also the symbol of the Age of Discovery, we will walk along the river side, and we shall see the commemorative Monument of the Ages of Discoveries and pass by the 24 July Avenue, along the shore of Tagus river, near Cais do Sodré.Taking you up to Alfama, the city´s most oldest and medieval village-like neighborhood, and taste genuine Portuguese food and wine for lunch, we will show you a bird´s-eye view of the City from the Castle of S. George. From there you will have access to the Lisbon Cathedral also knowned as "Sé" of Lisbon, build by the Portugal´s first King. Coming down from the hills, passing through the Commerce Plaza to explore the arcades pathways and for some sightseeing of the Tagus river and it´s surroundings, and before we conclude the tour, we will take you to 2 of the best viewpoints of the City: Saint Luiza and Saint Pedro of Alcantra, from were you can see all the downtown area of Lisbon, and we will pass through Bairro Alto and Chiado, knowned to be the City´s cultural and bohemian heart and shopping mecca.The tour concludes with the drop-off at the meeting location.If you do wish to stay longer, we charge an additional of 25€ per extra hour.

What's included

  • Hotel/port pickup and drop-off
  • Air-conditioned vehicle
  • Private tour
  • Driver/guide
  • Bottled water
  • Wifi onboard
  • Mandatory Insurances
  • Car expenses

What's not included

  • Gratuities
  • Meals