Lisbon in One Day: Guided Sightseeing Tour

Tours & Sightseeing in Lisbon
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Tour description

Experience the best of Lisbon in one day on this full-day guided sightseeing tour. With your expert guide by your side, visit Lisbon’s historic landmarks and iconic monuments. See the Jeronimos monastery, Belem tower, Lisbon Cathedral, and Comercio Square. Along the way, absorb a fascinating narration by your guide about each site. Try a traditional Portuguese custard tart, a pastel de nata. This is a fun and unique way to see this historical city.

After a convenient pickup at your central Lisbon hotel, set off for a full day of sightseeing with a knowledgable local guide. Travel by air-conditioned minivan to the riverside district of Belem. In Belem, see the 16th-century Jeronimos Monastery and Belem Tower, both classified UNESCO World Heritage sites. Try a traditional custard tart from a famous confectionery, founded in 1837. After departing Belem, take a short ride to the charming Baixa and Alfama neighborhoods in the heart of Old Lisbon. Follow your guide to Portas do Sol, a panoramic overlook, as well as the 12th century Lisbon Cathedral, and Commerce Square. Stroll through rua Augusta, admiring its colorful buildings. You will have the opportunity to taste ginjinha, a traditional cherry liqueur (own expense).Next, visit Chiado and Bairro Alto districts. Learn about Lisbon’s devastating earthquake of 1755, then check out the famous cafe, "A Brasileira," or visit charming old bookshops and boutiques. Take the minivan through modern neighborhoods, EXPO and the Nations Park, seeing the Vasco da Gama bridge and remarkable architecture. Enjoy time to explore more on your own, then reconvene with your guide and head back to your hotel where the tour concludes.

What's included

  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Professional and friendly guide
  • Transport by air-conditioned minivan
  • Bottled water
  • Live commentary during the tour
  • Traditional custard tart "pastel de nata" tasting
  • Free Wi-Fi on board

What's not included

  • Guided visit inside monuments
  • Gratuities
  • Lunch


  • Comprehensive tour of the city
  • Small-group tour by minibus
  • Informative, friendly and professional guide
  • Small group ensures personal service
  • Perfect introduction for first-time visitors