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Lisbon Small Group Tour

Highlights
  • A 5-hour small-group tour of Lisbon’s best highlights
  • Join a local guide and a few new friends on this fun and efficient tour
  • Learn about the city’s founding and history from your expert guide
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Lisbon Small Group Tour
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Lisbon Small Group Tour
From USD 52.05
Overview
Go straight to Lisbon’s highlights on this 5-hour small-group tour by minivan. A local insider will whisk you to the city’s best landmarks, so you only see the best Portugal’s capital has to offer. Discover its charming neighborhoods, like Baixa and Alfama, cross the iconic 25th of April bridge, and snap photos from the best vantage points in the city, looking out over red terra cotta roofs and down to the Tagus River. Top it off with a tasty local pastry.
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Itinerary
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Stop At: Largo do Carmo, Lisbon, Lisbon District, Central Portugal

The Largo do Carmo is one of the most beautiful squares in Lisbon. We'll learn a lot about the 1755 earthquake (the Carmo church is since that time a ruin), about the aqueduct system and all the fountains and galleries we have in Lisbon or about the 1974 democratic revolution (the last Portuguese dictator was arrested here). We’ll have the opportunity to visit the neo-gothic Elevador de Santa Justa (built in 1902) and to enjoy beautiful views.

Duration: 20 minutes

Stop At: Miradouro da Senhora do Monte, Lisbon, Lisbon District, Central Portugal

This lookout point is perfect to relax and to enjoy one of the best panoramic views in Lisbon. It’s a great place to see the São Jorge Castle, the Tagus river and lovely neighborhoods like Mouraria, Baixa, Chiado, among others.

Duration: 15 minutes

Pass By: Alfama, Lisbon, Lisbon District, Central Portugal

Alfama is the Lisbon soul, the oldest neighborhood, a magical place with narrow streets, hidden courtyards, pitched rooftops and labyrinthine alleyways.

Pass By: 25 de Abril Bridge, Lisbon, Lisbon District, Central Portugal

We'll cross the April 25th bridge (lookalike the Golden Gate Bridge), a giant and scenic suspension bridge that connects the north and south side of Lisbon. It was renamed after the revolution day (April 25th) that finished the Salazar dictatorship in 1974.

Stop At: Santuario Nacional de Cristo Rei, Almada, Setubal District, Alentejo

We enjoy the best view of Lisbon and learn the story about the Christ the King Statue. Was erected in 1959 to thank God for sparing Portugal from the horrors of World War II.

Duration: 20 minutes

Stop At: Pastéis de Belém

This is the most well keep secret of the Portuguese pastry, the Pasteis de Belem. There is a local ritual to eating these delicacies that we will share with you.

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: Jeronimos Monastery, Lisbon, Lisbon District, Central Portugal

We'll visit the church and skip the cloister.

Duration: 20 minutes

Stop At: Padrao dos Descobrimentos, Lisbon, Lisbon District, Central Portugal

This limestone giant monument is the best place to learn about the maritime discoveries.

Duration: 20 minutes

Stop At: Torre de Belem, Lisbon, Lisbon District, Central Portugal

We'll enjoy this remarkable monument from the outside only.

Duration: 20 minutes
Reviews (101)
1 - 5 of 38 reviews
Reviewed 12 December 2018 via mobile
Perfect half day tour

The tour is ideal if you want to see most important sights of the city, including best panoramic views in just 5 hours. Tour is done in a brand new comfortable van with well planned stops. The tour didn’t feel rushed at all and at...More

3  Thank Tokanyc
Reviewed 24 November 2018
Highly Recommended

We were lucky enough to have both Tania and Rita on our tour.Both were entertaining and knowledgeable plus the fact that Rita was an excellent driver. Along with seeing many interesting sites during the tour we were told all the relevant history as well. You...More

Date of experience: November 2018
4  Thank 785cliveh
Reviewed 15 November 2018 via mobile
What a great tour!

We saw so much in half a day. I especially enjoyed our time in Belém. Tania was a fantastic guide. Funny, friendly and knowledgeable. I learned so much about Portugal’s history.

4  Thank TerriF818
Reviewed 21 October 2018
Awesome Lisbon day trip

My husband and I were on a cruise that called in at Lisbon. After reviewing the cruise offerings we opted for private tour recommended by our travel agency. We were thrilled with it. In fact it was the best excursion of the cruise. Manuel was...More

Date of experience: August 2018
3  Thank lizg718
Reviewed 10 September 2018
“Amazing day with Tania!”

Tania was just amazing! Very friendly, kind, and knowledgeable. Eager to share her knowledge of Lisbon. Answering all our questions. Definitely recommend this tour while in Lisbon!!

Date of experience: August 2018
2  Thank Alucinadora27
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