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Lisbon: Alfama Walking Tour

Product ID: 106885
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Stroll the medieval streets of Alfama to experience the oldest quarter in Lisbon, known for its maze of streets and stairs. Learn more about the everyday lives of the proud, tight-knit community and their passion for Fado music.
About this activity
Duration 3 hours
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
English, Portuguese
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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Experience

Highlights
  • Enjoy a leisurely stroll through the oldest quarter of Lisbon
  • Visit the Sé cathedral and Church of Saint Vincent
  • Get the best views from the Graça and Nossa Senhora do Monte viewpoints
  • Learn the history of the neighborhood and hear about life today
Full description
Explore the medieval quarter of Alfama, famous for its Fado culture and narrow streets, on a 3-hour walking tour. Get panoramic views from the Miradouro da Graça before entering the heart of the Alfama district.

Listen to detailed information about the history of the neighborhood and the social issues that the community faces today. Discuss a wide variety of topics, including current events in Portugal and the rich culinary traditions. Take the tour on a Tuesday or Saturday and get the chance to visit the Feira da Ladra flee market.

Avail of the services of a certified local guide whose mission is to promote the culture and heritage of Portugal and give recommendations about things to do and see. Learn how to negotiate the public transportation system or chat about any subjects according to your needs. 
Includes
  • Professional guide
  • Local taxes and fees
What’s Not Included
  • Meals and drinks
  • Museum entrance fees
  • Hotel drop off

Prepare for the activity

Meeting point

Meet by the entrance to the church in the Miradouro Sophia de Mello Breyner Andresen.

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Important information
What to bring
  • Comfortable shoes
Not allowed
  • Pets
Know before you go
• Comfortable walking shoes are recommended
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Product ID: 106885