Chiado and Upper Quarter Districts
Start the tour at the downtown area, proceed to the upper quarter district taking the funicular from the 19th century up the Hill. Admire the view from the belvedere são Pedro de Alcântara. The upper quarter is the first example of geometric urbanization of the city. It is a very picturesque district and very famous for the night life activity. Visit of the church of São Roque ( closed on mondays), built in the 16th century with amazing tile and gilded carved wood decoration.
Walk down to Chiado, still today one of the most elegant areas of Lisbon. Admire some of the most ancient stores, coffee shops and Theatres. See the ruins of the Carmelite convent, damaged by the earthquake of 1755 and admire the view from the top of Santa Justa Lift.
Chiado, Carmo Square, Upper Quarter, Viewing points of Santa Justa and São Pedro, São Roque Church
Meeting Point + Tour Duration
Meeting Point Options: Hotel, Suggested by Guide: If your hotel is outside the areas mentioned we can meet at the Restauradores Square in front of Glória Funicular
Duration: 3 hours
Estimated Local Cash Needed
4 euros - Aprox. 4 euros is the amount to take the funicular up the hill to Bairro Alto if you want.
As a certified guide I can guide you inside monuments and museums.