Dinner Shows

Fado and dinner tour

Availability: Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Duration: 4 hours
Language: English , Spanish , Portuguese
Mobile voucher accepted
Do this because
  • Dinner menu to keep you well-fed and happy
  • Let the atmosphere of the city surround you as your guide takes you through the streets
  • Feel the music and see it move with a live band
  • Learn more about the local culture first-hand
What to expect

Fado means destiny, fate. It's characterized by heartfelt tunes and lyrics infused with a sense of fatefulness and longing to which we use the word Saudade to characterize it. Besides attending a Fado concert, you'll be taken on a 30-minute walking tour through the alleys of Mouraria and Alfama. You start our Fado tour in Lisbon with a typical Portuguese dinner in our amazing hostel at Rossio's train station - Lisbon Destination Hostel. Homemade food, wine, and an amazing environment are the keys to any good Portuguese night.

After dinner, you'll wander the alleys and tight streets of old Lisbon on a small walking tour through Mouraria and Alfama, where you can get to know the streets where Fado was born. The guide will explain to you the history and the cultural importance of Fado, and how it shapes the mentality in Portugal. You'll end the tour at a traditional Fado house where you'll listen to the heartfelt melodies of Fado. Lose yourself in the atmosphere and mood of this typical Portuguese music genre played by the Portuguese guitar and characterized by heartfelt lyrics. While you enjoy the music, you will also get with some cheese, chouriço, and wine to warm your stomach and heart.

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What's included
  • Walking tour
  • Dinner & drink
  • Live music
  • Insurance in case of accidents during the walking tour
  • Drinks
  • Dinner
  • Guided tour
  • Food tasting
What's not included
  • Extra drinks
  • Hotel pick-up and drop-off
Reduced price
  • Child (0-10): reduced
Where

R. 1º de Dezembro 133, 1200-121 Lisboa, Portugal

Meeting point:

Reception of Lisbon Destination Hostel, Rossio Train Station, 2nd floor, Largo Duque do Cadaval

Get inside the station, go to the 2nd floor, the hostel is in front of the train ticket office.

What to remember
  • A considerable amount of walking is involved – not recommended for people with reduced mobility
  • Language: English/Portuguese/Spanish (conditioned to confirmation)
  • All ages; children accompanied by adults
  • Minimum of 2 people to run the tour
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When
  • Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday at 8.00pm
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Provider
Lisbon Destination Tours
Booking fee
Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
Cancellation policy
Receive a 100 % refund if you cancel up to 1 day before the activity begins.

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