Walking tour in the monumental area of Lisbon
Let's travel back to the 15th and 16th centuries and imagine how life was during this exciting moment of the portuguese history. How did it started? Where did we go? In wich conditons did we travel? What changed with the Discoveries?
If you like history and adventure this is your tour!
This area of Lisbon is known for the two Unesco Heritage Sites: the Belém Tour and the Jerónimos Monastery, both symbols of Lisbon. We will follow the tour with the magnificent Padrão dos Descobrimentos, an homage to all the portuguese who took part of the Discoveries.
Finally, the tour will pass by the famous Pastéis de Belém, the perfect place to try one of the portuguese delicacies.
We start at the Belém Tower, considered the symbol of Lisbon. From there we walk to the iconic
Padrão dos Descobrimentos (Monument to the Discoveries). After this monument we continue to the Jerónimos Monastery and finally the most well-known pastry shop in Lisbon,
Pastéis de Belém, for the custard tart tasting.
Meeting Point + Tour Duration
Meeting Point Options: Suggested by Guide: We meet at Belém Tower, in front of the main facade.
End Point Options: Rail or Bus Station, Cruise Ship Port, Airport, Hotel, Address or Intersection, Monument/Building
Duration: 2 hours 30 min.
This is a walking tour. There are no hilltop climbing.
- Guiding Services
Estimated Local Cash Needed
15 EUR - Jerónimos Monastery (cloister) - 10€
Drinks and snacks - 5€
- Personal Expenses
- Food, Drinks, Snacks
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Our tor guide Sara was very knowledgeable on that tour. She has been able to answer to our questions on Portugal history in general. The booking went well and was made very quickly and in an easy manner. I highly recommand Sara.