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River Tagus Sunset Cruise in Lisbon

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    What to Expect
    This two-hour boat cruise along the River Tagus in Lisbon goes from Alfama to Belém. You will travel by open boat and see the sights from the water. On-board commentary provided by the guide ensures you don’t miss anything. As soon as we depart, you will see the amazing waterfront area between Praça do Comércio and Cais do Sodré, Ribeira das Naus where many of the Portuguese explorers' ships were built. After that is the Praça do Comércio, the largest square in Lisbon and also one of the most iconic symbols of the city and it was rebuild after the great earthquake of 1755.

    On this cruise, you have the opportunity to admire some of the most amazing monuments and buildings of the city: São Jorge Castle is a Moorish castle overlooking the historic center; Lisbon Cathedral is the oldest church in the city built in 1147; Alfama is the oldest district of Lisbon. The Church of Santa Engrácia is a 17th-century monument, in the 20th century it was converted into the National Pantheon. Christ the King is a Catholic monument erected in 1959. The 25 de Abril Bridge is a 2.3 km suspension bridge.

    Also seen on this tour is Belém, which has two unique monuments and are World Heritage Sites: Mosteiro dos Jerónimos and Tower of Belém. They are two jewels of the Gothic Manueline style. Padrão dos Descobrimentos is a monument located along the river where ships departed to explore and trade with India and Orient, the monument celebrates the Portuguese Age of Discovery during the 15th and 16th centuries.

    At the end of the sunset cruise, you will be dropped off where the tour began.
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Terminal Fluvial - Cais do Sodré, R. da Cintura do Porto de Lisboa, 1249-249 Lisboa, Portugal
    Duration
    2h
    Return Details
    Returns to original departure point
    Inclusions
    • 2 hours sightseeing river cruise in a 1947 traditional boat full of colors and hand painted flowers and maximum capacity of 50 people.
    • White wine served freely along the tour
    Exclusions
    • Transportation to/from attraction
    • Gratuities
    • Food and drinks, unless specified
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Children must be accompanied by an adult
    • Show up 15 minutes in advance
    • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 47 travelers
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    Really nice way to view Lisbon. Boat was awesome and clean. Crew was nice and informative. They even provided blankets when it got cold.
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    This was a really nice 2 hour cruise during which we watched the sunset under the 25th of April bridge. Wine was served, it was a nice small group of about a dozen guests a d 2 or 3 crew members. We were on a vintage sailboat, although it was too windy to hoist the sails and
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    Great 2 hours spent cruising along the Lisbon coastline in a traditional boat. Staff were very friendly and informative adding to the experience. Incredible views and a spectacular sunset with a glass of wine, perfect
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    Two hours well spent watching the coastline drift past, listening to a commentary on the history of Lisbon, sipping white wine and been totally awed by the colours of sunset.
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    We loved this experience and would recommend it to anyone visiting Lisbon. It was a fantastic way to see some of the sights/monuments from a different vantage point, while getting some background and history from the tour guide. The tour itself was relaxed yet informative and
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    By: Nosso Tejo
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    SonF75
    Vienna, Austria
    4115
    Wonderful experience
    Weather was not nice, but the crew was very friendly and helpful and made it a wonderful experience. Make sure,
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    VanRaven99
    Broomfield, Colorado
    10
    Awesome River Tour
    My wife and I had our first date 22 yrs ago on Nov 15th and we celebrate this day by doing something special. This
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    Layla D
    70
    Wonderful!
    What a wonderful and relaxing experience! An ideal escape of the city rush! Friendly staff with Joao as a guide!
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    DonandSheron
    Michigan
    16458
    Sunset Cruise of the Tagus
    If you are thinking of taking this tour at sunset, do it! It’s fabulous with Daniel as the host. He and his crew
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    Wanderlywagon2013
    Cork, Ireland
    6230
    Simply a must do
    Visiting Lisbon in November can be a very different experience to summertime...but I was delighted to find this
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    purplerain47
    kirkcaldy,scotland
    296112
    Great trip
    Lovely trip up the River Tagus. The weather was very sunny, so we got some lovely photos of the views. Well worth
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    Elea250
    11
    Amazing moment
    My Sister and i had an amazing moment on the boat. Joana was our houstess. She can speak several languages, she
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    L1602TCmarym
    21
    Great guide!
    Joao was a fabulous guide. Entertaining and knowledgeable! The free wine was much appreciated. Overall a wonderful
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    UpRjEd
    Oakland Park, Florida
    60
    Nice option to see the monuments from the river
    This tour was relaxing! The hardest part was to find the start point, once we got it, they were very pleasant and
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    Johannes Albert R
    10
    Very nice
    Had a good trip, the city is beautiful to watch from the river, the boat was in a great condition, and the crew
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    ChiliCsili
    Budapest, Hungary
    30
    Sunset trip - october
    The hike and the sight were wonderful, the staff were kind and helpful, the bags and blankets were very
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    Nic C
    21
    Amazing trip
    Such a wonderful couple of hours on the river, provided with wine, sunshine and staff who were clearly enjoying
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    CarolM4261
    Lancaster, United Kingdom
    108
    Such good fun and spectacular views
    The views were fabulous and the history given with it; then the live and talented singing entertainment that was
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    mattmgrace
    Minneapolis, Minnesota
    10
    Great Tour
    Really nice way to view Lisbon. Boat was awesome and clean. Crew was nice and informative. They even provided
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    Marieskarma
    St. Paul, Minnesota
    186
    Small group tour
    This tour was really nice. There were only eight passengers on the traditional sailing vessel, though I'm sure
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