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Lisbon: Heritage & Historical Quarters Half-Day Private Tour

Product ID: 65250
A half day tour through the city of Lisbon combining the ancient and historic quarters in a comprehensive exploration of the town. Discover what makes Lisbon one of the most enjoyable travel destinations in Europe.
About this activity
Duration: 4.5 hours
Starting times 8:30 AM, 1:30 PM
Skip the ticket line
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
Spanish, English, Italian, Portuguese

Pickup included

Your hotel or accommodation in Lisbon (cruise terminal or airport also available).
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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  • Get the best views from the city of the seven hills
  • Discover what makes Lisbon one of the most enjoyable travel destinations in Europe
  • Enjoy the tour at your own pace
Full description
The tour begins at 8:30 or 13:30, depending on your choice, with a pick-up from your hotel, apartment, or ship. This ensures enough time to enjoy the program with no rush. 

This private tour focuses on the national monuments in Lisbon,and the program allows some time to visit the inside of some of the monuments. Nevertheless as it is never enough to visit all of the attractions, it can be altered and other routes can be arranged in order to best reflect your interests as the experience is there for the sole purpose of your enjoyment.

The first stop will be at the Baixa (Downtown) area, Restauradores, and Rossio Squares and proceed to the Cathedral of Lisbon where a small stop for photos and, time permitting, a visit inside the church. 

Next, visit the Castle, the inside of the Alfama Quarter and the bellevues of Portas do Sol and N. Sª do Monte, which offer some of the most beautiful views of the city. Go down to the Moorish quarter and proceed to the most important avenue of the city with it's Eduardo VII park at the top. 

The 18th century Aqueduct is the next stop, before proceeding to the Chiado area where you can enjoy the opposite view of the castle before heading to the Belém area where the monuments of the discoveries are located.

Jerónimos Monastery, the Tower of Belém, and the Discoveries Monument are the most emblematic monuments of the Portuguese discovery era. You'll have some free time to visit one or more of these monuments. 

After Belém, return along the river to the Terreiro do Paço square, the central square of Lisbon. Proceed to the eastern part of the city, the Casa dos Bicos, Fado Museum, the Train Station of Santa Apolónia and the national Pantheon, before heading back to the hotel.

Return to the hotel by 13:00 or 18:00, according to your choice of departure.
  • Pick-up and drop off at the hotel or accommodation
  • Guided tour
  • WiFi
  • Bottled water
  • Parking and tolls
What’s Not Included
  • Personal expenses (souvenirs, etc)
  • Meals
  • Entrance fees
  • Gratuities (optional)

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Important information
Know before you go
• Confirmation will be received at time of booking
• Child (3 yrs old or above) seats are available on request if advised at time of booking
• Children must be accompanied by an adult
• Please advise any specific dietary requirements at time of booking
• Please note that all prices are per trip and not per person, meaning that the price you see is what you pay for the whole group
• Depending on the size of the group, the tours are made in a high-end sedan/estate (Mercedes E or equivalent) or a high-end van (Mercedes V or equivalent)
• A maximum of 7 people per booking

From US$ 244.25 Per group up to 3

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Product ID: 65250