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Thank you, Marco!

I absolutely loved the Alfama tour! Our guide Marco showed us adorable little streets, told us many... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Olga P
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Moscow, Russia
via mobile
awesome walking tour

I attended the afternoon tour and really enjoed it! the guys (guides) were super nice and showed... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
rhubarb_04
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Cologne, Germany
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Live History is a 100% Portuguese registered trademark and a licensed company by the tourism bureau of Portugal. Learn the history and legends of the old town most representative neighborhoods, told by real local guides (sometimes impersonating...more
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Praca Dom Pedro IV, Lisbon, Portugal
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I absolutely loved the Alfama tour! Our guide Marco showed us adorable little streets, told us many fascinating stories and fun fact. He and Lisbon were both charming ;) The only problem, I forgot what was the name of the king who had a zoo...More

Thank Olga P
Live-History, Proprietário at Live History, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

many thanks for your review!! :) you don't remember some names or expressions but you seem to have learned and memorised a lot :) D. Manuel I is the king you are mentioning and the popular saying for throwing out waste through the windows is...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

I attended the afternoon tour and really enjoed it! the guys (guides) were super nice and showed amazing places in the city! Even though it was my third in Lisboa, i could see new intereresting places uand learned a lot of new interesting stories about...More

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Live-History, Proprietário at Live History, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

many thanks for your review!! :)

Reviewed 16 August 2018 via mobile

The places we visit in this tour were really well chosen. Tour guide (Joffre knew a lot of interesting histories, was funny and was able to keep people engaged.

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Live-History, Proprietário at Live History, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

many thanks for your review!!! :)

Reviewed 20 July 2018 via mobile

We did the three hour free morning walking tour. Really interesting and incredibly well informed guide with perfect English. Tour was very well paced and we learnt so much. We’ve done 5 free city tours in other major cities and this was by far the...More

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Live-History, Proprietário at Live History, responded to this reviewResponded 21 July 2018

many thanks for the review!!! :)

Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

Very informative and entertaining. Lisbon has a fascinating history and Joffrey really brought it to life. His English was perfect yet he is a local that knew the city as well he explained its’ history. Make sure you bring good walking shoes as the tour...More

Thank Daniel M
Live-History, Proprietário at Live History, responded to this reviewResponded 11 July 2018

many thanks for your review!! :)

Reviewed 2 July 2018

I joined a spanish group with Monica as a guide. I could not expected more. Listen to her is a pleasure, describing precisely history and legends and condensing in few hours lots of informations and curiosities. I strongly recommend this tour.

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Live-History, Proprietário at Live History, responded to this reviewResponded 2 July 2018

many thanks for your review!! :)

Reviewed 19 June 2018 via mobile

Me and my friends happen to stumble across this crusader early on in his tour. We decided to tag along and we're glad we did! We went to places we never would of gone to by ourselves and learnt all about the History of Lisbon...More

Thank David F
Live-History, Proprietário at Live History, responded to this reviewResponded 19 June 2018

many thanks for your review!!! :)

Reviewed 18 June 2018

We thoroughly enjoyed our free walking tour of the fascinating neighbourhoods of Mouraria and Alfama. Our guide was fantastic and really brought history to life, making historical figures seem real. He was incredibly knowledgable about Portuguese history and shared his enthusiasm for the city of...More

Thank Sue L
Live-History, Proprietário at Live History, responded to this reviewResponded 19 June 2018

many thanks for your review!!! :)

Reviewed 9 June 2018

My wife and I did both the alfama and chiado tours with these guys and both Pedro and Alexander were brilliant. They knew their city well as well as the historical aspects, we recommend .

Thank Colin D
Live-History, Proprietário at Live History, responded to this reviewResponded 9 June 2018

many thanks for your review!!! :)

Reviewed 19 May 2018 via mobile

I took this walking tour on the morning after I arrived in lisbon and it is an excellent way to be introduced to the fantastic city of Lisbon Alexandra was our guide and she was friendly, personable and very knowledgeable She gave us a brief...More

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Live-History, Proprietário at Live History, responded to this reviewResponded 20 May 2018

many thanks for your review!!! :)

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