Old Lisbon quarters walking tour


Tour Number

Activity Level



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


Kid Friendly: Yes. Strollers are not advised because of the cobble stones and possible stairs.

Friendly: No.

Maximum travelers: 10



Portuguese (fluent), Italian (fluent), French (fluent), English (fluent)

Discover the oldest quarters of Lisbon

Would you like to know how the city was born and where the Fado tradition started?
Come with me and let's have an adventure in the oldest districts of the capital of Portugal.
Together we will walk trough the streets of the downtown area, the Mouraria quarter where the Fado has it's heart and Alfama where Christians, Moslems and Jew left their legacy.


We will start at our meeting point exploring the downtown in the direction of the crib of Fado, the quarter of Mouraria. From there we will follow the cobble stones that lead us to the winding streets of Alfama.

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: Restauradores Square, near by the Hard Rock Café.

End location: In the city center.

Duration: 3 hours


It's a walking tour, all the tour is on foot.

What’s Included

All the explanation provided by me, inside and outside the monuments.
A local pastry.

Estimated Local Cash Needed

5 Euro - Just for a coffee or a bottle of water.

What’s Extra

Entrance fees, drinks, snacks or souveniers.
Any other expenses.

A Recent Review of this tour

Really enjoyed our tour with Sara. She is a lovely guide with excellent English and a wonderful knowledge of the history of the area. Highly recommend her to anyone wanting to get under the skin of the city
Orla Sheehan

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