Lisbon Hills Electric Bike Tour

Walking & Biking Tours in Lisbon

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from$40.40
4.6 out of 5

Tour description provided by Viator

According to legend, Lisbon was built upon hills, and with this electric bike tour, you’ll be able to scale them with ease to discover the city’s best highlights and scenic views. It's without a doubt the best way to experience the history, culture and people of Lisbon. Visit the beautiful Alfama, Chiado and Bairro Alto districts, and cycle pass Lisbon landmarks like Sé de Lisboa Cathedral. Ride up to the highest spots in the city, such as the National Pantheon and the São Vicente Monastery, and enjoy magnificent 360- degree views over Lisbon’s beautiful landscapes.
Those who know Lisbon's geography may think this tour is something of a Mission Impossible. Well, there are good news and bad news.Let's start with the bad news: Lisbon has 7 hills so this is not going to be “just another bike tour” because the challenge level has gone up at this point. Anyway, we can guarantee that this is going to be a memorable trip, for the best possible reasons.The good news: our bikes are electric, surprisingly easy to ride and eco-friendly! They even help you go up…One common tip to discover a city for real is to get lost in it! Our rule to discover the best of Lisbon is... by following our adorable guides! They are specialized in the Portuguese history, some cheeky curiosities and hidden spots! They look crazy but they’re only crazy about Lisbon. HighlightsAlfama: Lisbon’s oldest neighborhood and the most charming one, it’s considered the historic soul of Lisbon and its steep, cobblestoned lanes stand just as they were in medieval.National Pantheon: Also known as St. Engratia Church, it’s a majestic baroque monument that took three centuries to build (from 1682 to 1966) and is the resting place of the most important cultural and political figures in the country.Graça's viewpoint Nossa Sra. Do Monte: One of the highest points in the city with a magnificent view.Mouraria:  The most multi-ethnic neighborhood in the city where you find food from all over the world and one of the most beautiful tiled façades (Viúva de lamego - tiles and ceramics shop).Lisbon Cathedral: Officially referred to as Santa Maria Maior de Lisboa (Patriarchal Cathedral of Saint Mary Major) is the oldest place of worship in Lisbon, dating back to the mid 12th century (between 1147 and the early 13th century).Commerce Square: This Square was the centerpiece of the reconstruction that took place after the earthquake of 1755 which has reduced Lisbon to rubble. In a privilege location, facing the river, this is the most popular square in Lisbon and one of the largest in Europe

What’s included

  • Helmet and hairnet.
  • Bootle of water.
  • Company Liability Insurance and Personal Injury Insurance.
  • General briefing is given before the activity.
  • Each Tour is accompanied by one of our Storytellers, he/she is a trained and experience driver/guide who will be providing some descriptions of the monuments and history along the way.

What’s not included

  • Food and drinks, unless specified
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Gratuities (optional)
  • Entrance fees

Highlights

  • Cycle the city streets to absorb the local atmosphere
  • Great overview and orientation of the city
  • All taxes, fuel surcharges and service fees included
  • Choice of several departures throughout the day
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