Feel Lisboa like a local

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Tour Number

Activity Level

306976


Categories

City, First Time Visitor, Hiking and Walking, Local Experience

Details

Kid Friendly: Yes.

Friendly: No.
You must be able to walk 3 miles/4,8 km on uneven side walk.

Maximum travelers: 6

Language(s)

explanation

English (fluent), French (basic), Portuguese (fluent), Spanish (fluent)

Full day walking and riding tour in Lisbon with your own private guide


Walking tours are active and fun ways of learning on the spot about the local culture. This private walking tour will allow you to discover Lisbon, its display and how the town has evolved throughout time. For the last 2 millennia Lisbon was a roman commercial port; a moorish maze; the harbor of departure for the new world and today it is the Portuguese capital.

Through this experience we are going to visit the former port of Belém and areas that were lively in the Middle Ages as they are today: the historical neighborhoods of "Baixa", "Bairro Alto", "Castelo" and "Alfama".

I hope we can visit Lisbon together!

Itinerary

- Meeting Point at downtown area or your hotel if it close to it
- Taxi ride to Belém area, where we are going to see:
1) Belém Tower
2) Monument of Discovery
3) Monastery of Saint Jerôme or Coach museum
- Tram or bus ride back to down town/ Rossio square
- Time for lunch
- Afternoon: Old town
1) Bairro alto/Chiado
2) Baixa
3) Alfama
4) Praça do Comércio (end of the tour)

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: We can meet at your hotel if it is walking distance from the center. Otherwise can meet at Rossio train station (there is a Starbucks outside it is very easy to find).

End location: The end of the tour is in Comerce Square, although it is possible to end elsewhere (restaurant or hotel) if requested.

Duration: 7 hours

This full day has a minimum duration of 7 hours including lunch time and a maximum of 8 hours.

Transportation

Walking tour

What’s Included

Other: - Entrance in Monastery of Saint Jerôme
- My time and service as your private guide.
- Fast line in monument visiting.
- A ride in some public transportation. including 130 year old tram.
- Tasty stops: Surprise! ( 2 or 3 stops depend on our timings, opportunities and season)

Estimated Local Cash Needed

30 EUR - This amount is an estimative spent for lunch, a little snack, coffee or another soft drink.

What’s Extra

Other: - Any meal or snack
- Personal expenses

Restrictions

I am not a driver. I can accompany you in your vehicle or I can arrange for a separate car and driver

A Recent Review of this tour

Alexandria was absolutely fantastic! This was my 3rd visit to Lisbon but the first time (after the tour) I really began to understand the city and culture. Her knowledge of Portuguese history is inexhaustible and her personality, delightful. I heartily endorse this woman.
Margaret Lampman

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Private tour guide Alexandra

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