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  1. Portugal
  2. Lisbon Metropolitan Area
  3. Lisbon
  4. Belem

Lisbon: 2.5‐Hour Guided Walk in Belém

Product ID: 53717
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Take a tram from central Lisbon to Belém, where you’ll enjoy a walking tour and an introduction to the conquests of the Portuguese Age of Discovery. Admire Belém's most iconic monuments, visit the cultural center, and taste a delicious Pastel de Belém.
About this activity
Duration 2.5 hours
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
English
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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Experience

Highlights
  • Take a ride on Lisbon’s famous tram to Belém
  • See Belem's most iconic sights and monuments
  • Enjoy the taste of a favorite local pastry, the delicious Pastel de Belém
Full description
Travel through time, from 15th-century Portugal to the current day, as you visit the monuments of Belém, where Portugal’s Age of Discovery began.

Start your 2.5-hour tour with a brief introduction to Portugal's history and a tram ride to the Belém district. When you arrive you’ll learn more about the history of exploration in Africa, India, and America that was carried out by the Portuguese.

The Portuguese discoveries shaped maps and extended the overall world view. Look back at the Portuguese Empire to better understand its influence on the 5 continents.

In addition to visiting the monuments you’ll explore the modern museum built in the same area.

Conclude with one of the most delicious inventions of Portuguese gastronomy, the Pastel de Belém, which is the perfect ending for your tour of discovery.
Includes
  • 2.5‐hour walking tour with an expert guide
  • Pastel de Belem
What’s Not Included
  • Admissions to monuments not specified
  • Extras
  • Tips (optional)

Prepare for the activity

Meeting point

In the middle of the square, Rossio. Your guide will be wearing a yellow t-shirt.

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Important information
Know before you go
Please confirm your tour 48 hours in advance.