Lisbon historic highlights guided tour
Attractions & guided tours

Lisbon historic highlights guided tour

Free cancellation
Language: English , Portuguese
Availability: See calendar
Mobile voucher accepted
Duration: up to 8 hours
Do this because
  • Journey through the history of Lisbon on a tour of its oldest districts such as Alfama and Castelo
  • Marvel at city views from Portas do Sol and Nossa Senhora do Monte belvederes
  • Learn all about the "Age of Discoveries" at Belém Tower
  • Taste a typical custard tart of Belém
What to expect

On this tour, you will discover the most emblematic places in Lisbon.

You’ll start visiting the historic neighborhoods of Portas do Sol and Nossa Senhora do Monte belvederes.

You’ll walk through the winding streets of one of Lisbon’s oldest areas until you get to Lisbon Cathedral, the oldest church in the city.

Then, you will explore the fascinating neighborhood of Alfama where you will walk down twisting cobblestone streets in your route to Belém.

Once there, you will learn how the city expanded during the period of the “Age of Discoveries.” You’ll see the amazing facade of Jerónimos Monastery, one of Portugal’s architectural jewels.

After lunch, you will taste a traditional "Pastel de Belém" custard tart.

In the afternoon, you’ll head back to the city center, following the 18th-century aqueduct to one of Lisbon’s hidden gems; the Mãe d'Água Reservoir in the Amoreiras district.

The tour will end in the Baixa area, where you'll learn how Lisbon was rebuilt after the devastating earthquake of 1755.

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What's included
  • Official guide
  • Hotel pick-up and drop-off
  • Typical custard tart of Belém
What's not included
  • Food and drinks
Reduced price
  • Child (2-11): reduced
Where
Meeting point:

Pick up from your hotel in the center of Porto

What to remember
  • The local operator will contact you directly to confirm the pickup place and time after booking
  • Wear comfortable clothing and footwear
  • This tour is not recommended on Sundays and Mondays as many attractions are closed
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When
  • The exact pickup time will be confirmed within 48h prior to the tour
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Provider
Around Lisbon Lda
Booking fee
Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
Cancellation policy
Receive a 100% refund if you cancel up to 24 hours before the activity begins.

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