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Portuguese For a Day

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We are eager to show you around and to make you fall in love with Lisbon and other places outside the city. Join us for a different day in Lisbon and let us show you the best spots and hidden gems as well as the must sees and dos!
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Very good itinerary Efficient organisation and communication We would have liked more guidance and info about the places we visited To some extent the guide was more like a taxi driver who dropped us off with a leaflet and said exploreMore

Thank tonysD2543IM
PortugueseForADay, General Manager at Portuguese For a Day, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Hello Tony, Thank you for taking the time to review your tour to Sintra with George! It's great that you appreciated the itinerary of the Sintra Tour! We are just very sad to read that you compared George, a professional and certificate tour guide who's...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

It was perfect for my needs: see Pena Palace, Quinta da Regaleira, Sintra itself, Cabo Da Roca (End of the World), and Cascais in one day without worrying about driving. Joao (native of Sintra), picked me up in the morning and then added 3 more...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank CharmlessBee
PortugueseForADay, General Manager at Portuguese For a Day, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you very much for this detailed review of your day with João. Hope to see you in your next visit to Lisbon. Kind regards, Alexandra

Reviewed 1 week ago

It has been an awesome experience for us to have visited Sintra and Roca with George. He has been so warm, interesting and professional in making everything great. Although days we spent in Lisbon were rainy pitifully, the trip has lighten up our portugal memory....More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank JinpoH
PortugueseForADay, General Manager at Portuguese For a Day, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Dear JinpoH, Thank you so much for your review of your tour to Sintra with George. We will see you again in your next visit to Lisbon. Warm regards, Alexandra

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My daughter and I thoroughly enjoyed our small group tour with Phillipa who got us to the Pena Palace before the ghastly flag waving crowds. She gave us plenty of information on what we were going to see and enough time to view the interior...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Stephanie S
PortugueseForADay, General Manager at Portuguese For a Day, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Dear Stephanie, Obrigada for reviewing your day with Filipa. We agree with you, Quinta da Regaleira is a favorite! We hope you followed the other recommendations from Filipa for less touristy places in Lisbon. See you on your next trip to Lisbon, very soon we...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

All very rushed but this was to be expected considering the sights to see in one day. Our 'tour guide' John was nice & pleasant but more a driver giving some good story narrative in minibus along the way. We were expecting him to accompany...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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PortugueseForADay, Manager at Portuguese For a Day, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello RolfB1190, Thank you for taking the time to review your tour. We are happy you had a good time with your Tour Guide, João. We are very sorry that you didn't have the opportunity to read the proper tour description or your voucher because...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had a great time, our tour guide (he said he goes by John) was very knowledgeable and obviously in love with Sintra. He said this was his fifth tour but he guided us like a pro, everything was on time and we got home...More

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PortugueseForADay, General Manager at Portuguese For a Day, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Much appreciated! John says thank you :) Best, Alexandra

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A super stress-free way to enjoy the highlights of Sintra. Very friendly, knowledgeable & accommodating guide. Smaller group was so much more fun.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Kathy M
PortugueseForADay, General Manager at Portuguese For a Day, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

We're happy you had a relaxed day! Obrigada.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Booking was smooth through TripAdvisor link and response was prompt. We were picked by our friendly and charismatic tour guide Filipa at the back lane of our hotel and joined 6 others for the trip. Filipa drove us for the whole trip and entertained us...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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PortugueseForADay, General Manager at Portuguese For a Day, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much for taking the time to review your tour with Filipa. Hope you come back soon. Regards, Alexandra

Reviewed 8 November 2018

Highly recommend this tour if you are in Lisbon for a few days. It was amazing to see different areas outside of the city. Beautiful coastline- I had no idea there was such a coastline in Lisbon. We stopped at a winery/tasting room, had coffee/bread/cheese/jam/dessert,...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Stacy S
PortugueseForADay, General Manager at Portuguese For a Day, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for joining this tour and for letting us show you a bit more of Lisbon! Hope to see you again soon for more fun. Kind regards, Alexandra

Reviewed 6 November 2018

The meet up point for pickup was super easy, as our rental location was a bit complicated for vans they arranged a park location. Andre picked us up right on time for what turned out to be a private full day tour. He is so...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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valeriapW6680SD
19 November 2018|
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Response from PortugueseForADay | Property representative |
Hello again Valerie, We are happy that we finally ended up communicating before the tour and that you found our emails. Don't forget to always check spam/junk box ;) See you soon. Alexandra Portuguese For a Day Tours
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Sharon P
5 March 2017|
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Response from PortugueseForADay | Property representative |
Hello Sharon!! :D Thank you so much. I received your review! You're so kind! I had such a great day with you too. I really hope we can meet some time soon. Please send me a direct email so that I can have your contact and... More
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