Things to do in Lisbon
Alfama and Mouraria - The oldest neighborhoods in Lisbon
PAY-WHAT-YOU-WANT-CONCEPT Our tour is on a pay what you want concept so everyone is able to join. There is only a small online booking fee. EVERYONE'S WELCOME Be prepared to meet all different kinds of people, that's the way pay-what-you-want tours are known for. MEETING POINT Look out for the guides with orange umbrellas at Praça do Comércio. PRE-TOUR QUESTIONS If you have any question, please send us a message and it'll be a pleasure to help. With this ticket, you have access to one of our fantastic free walking tours around Alfama and Mouraria, the oldest neighborhoods in Lisbon. Our passionate guides will take you out off the beaten track and show the real Lisbon and explain a bit about its history, culture, curiosities and also give some recommendations about the city. Our guides are very knowledgeable, well informed and free to give their touch according to the needs of each group.
Lisbon Downtown Tour - The Perfect Introduction to the City
With this ticket you have access to our fantastic free walking tour around Baixa and Chiado, The downtown area of Lisbon. This is not an ordinary tour: passionate local guides will take you out of the beaten track and show you the real Lisbon, give recommendations and a very good insight of its history, culture and curiosities. Our guides are free to give their personal touch to the tour and share their love for Lisbon according to the needs and interests of each group.
Rua Augusta Arch Viewpoint Admission Ticket
Climb up one of Lisbon’s iconic buildings for a unique view of the city. Open to the public since 9 August 2013, the Arch leaves Lisbon at your feet, literally. One of the best views of Lisbon. Beeing on top of this historical monument makes you feel a peaceful and magic Lisbon.
A Self-Guided Audio Tour From Príncipe Real to Downtown Lisbon
This self-guided audio tour starts in one of the trendiest neighbourhoods in Lisbon. Here you can wander around a variety of fresh produce and craft markets, have a drink at one of the kiosks or a meal in one of the many restaurants offering many different types of cuisine. You will head downtown, passing by São Pedro de Alcântara to admire the beautiful view over Lisbon. You will also visit convents, palaces, the magnificent Rossio Train Station as well as a church with a dramatic past. And finally you will have the chance to experience and savour a shot of Ginjinha. This walking tour can be enjoyed on location or even virtually at home with VoiceMap's Continuous Play function which disables the GPS playback.
Chiado to Principe Real: Uncover cultural gems on this walking audio tour
This short stroll takes you from one of Lisbon's most famous cafés in Chiado to a history-packed square and on to the trendy Principe Real district with spectacular views of Lisbon from various points. Major landmarks include Largo do Carmo, Santa Justa Elevator, São Roque church, São Pedro de Alcântara viewpoint, Principe Real, Praça das Flores. You'll learn about some of the key moments in Lisbon's rich history and see a range of Portuguese ceramics in bakeries, a former convent-turned-beer factory-turned restaurant and an extremely ornate church. Discover a collector's dream come true, a magnificent tree and a palace that is now a shopping centre. The tour is ready whenever you are. It plays audio automatically at exactly the right time and place using your smart phone's GPS and the VoiceMap mobile app, which also works offline. Total walking distance is around 2 kms and can be completed within 30 minutes although the tour is designed to take half a day or longer.
Lisbon Italian Tour
A tour of central Lisbon with the most famous Italian guides in Europe. Our business card! With this tour you can visit the historic center of Lisbon with the Baixa and Chiado neighborhoods. A completely Italian tour where you will discover the history of the most important monuments of the Lusitanian capital.
Museu Coleção Berardo Admission Ticket
Museu Coleção Berardo presents the most significant artistic movements from the twentieth century to the present day, establishing its position as the main museum for modern and contemporary art in Portugal. Names such as Picasso, Dalí, Duchamp, Mondrian, Miró, Bacon, Andy Warhol or Donald Judd, among others, are presented through a chronological sequence that allows a journey through time. Opening hours: every day, from 10 am to 7 pm (last admission at 6:30 pm). Closed on 25th December.
Skip the Line: Pilar 7 Bridge Experience Admission Ticket
Located in Alcântara (Avenida da Índia), this interactive centre allows all visitors to have an unique experience of the bridge – considered one of the prettiest in the world – via a tour that takes in the exterior areas of this key pillar and the sensory experience of visiting its interior. It is a trip through the history of its construction and ends with an elevator ride up to a panoramic viewing point that provides an unrivalled view of the city and the river.
Uncover Baixa, Mouraria and Graça on a Self-Guided Audio Tour Through Lisbon
Join me on a self-guided audio walking tour through some of Lisbon's most historic neighbourhoods. I’ve been a tour guide here for over five years and I love this city because each neighbourhood has its own story and character. We start the tour in downtown Lisbon, with a pragmatic statesman and an earthquake that shook the city to its core. We’ll end it in Graça, with a sweeping view of the city and harbour below. Along the way, we'll pass colourful mosaics, regal squares and captivating street art. A few of the highlights you can look forward to are: • Discovering where our hidden churches come from • Hearing about tolerance in São Domingos Square • Finding an interesting blend of tradition and multiculturalism in Mouraria • Discovering Fado music • Relaxing in the Garden of Cerca This walking tour can be enjoyed on location or even virtually at home with VoiceMap's Continuous Play function which disables the GPS playback.
Bairro Alto, between Myths and Fado. Sensorial Audiowalk
Lisbon is full of culture and myths that make this city unique. While getting to know the best places in Barrio Alto, you will experience the most famous scenes of Las Lusiadas, one of the most important literary works by Camoes, the most famous Portuguese writer. Starting from the viewpoint of Saint Pedro of Alcantara, you will discover a mystery about the foundation of the city. The tour will then take you to Diario de Noticias street, where your narrator will explain the passion and poetry of Fado, passing by the small Tasca do Chico. You will hear the story of the famous writer Luis de Camoes in front of his monument in the Plaza. As you continue to discover the secrets of Lisbon, the tour will take you past the Pharmacy Museum to St. Catalina, where you will meet, with 3D sound effects,the great Adamastor, the giant from Camoes' Lusiadas, of Camoes. The tour ends with a magnificent view that will give you a moment to admire the landscape.
Lisboa Story Centre Admission Ticket
Lisboa Story Centre is an innovative space dedicated to the history of the Portuguese capital, inspired by the wide array of facts and events that have shaped the city. Located in the East Wing of the newly renovated Terreiro do Paço, it has been designed as an interactive Visitor Attraction, comprising 6 public areas, featuring state-of-the-art technology. Like a well-illustrated book, the Lisboa Story Centre “transports” visitors on a fascinating journey through time. Using a mixture of elaborate sets, multimedia and sensory experiences, the Centre stages dramatic recreations of Lisbon's most important historical events, within the zone between the Baixa Pombalina and the Terreiro do Paço, exploring the myths and realities of this ancient city.
The Soul of Alfama: A Self-Guided Audio Tour
Explore the historic neighbourhood of Alfama at your own pace with this self guided audio tour perfect for story lovers and photography enthusiasts. Beginning at the top of the Alfama, by Santa Luzia viewpoint, you'll weave your way through timeless streets while discovering the stories and history that this ancient neighbourhood hides in plain sight. The tour is ready whenever you feel like taking a stroll. It plays audio automatically at exactly the right time and place using your smart phone's GPS and the VoiceMap mobile app, which also works offline. If you've got an hour and want to see all the major historical and cultural themes that this picturesque quarter has to offer – this is the tour for you! The tour can also be enjoyed virtually at home.
Uncover Classic Lisbon: A Self-Guided Audio Tour
Explore Belém, Lisbon, and the landmarks of the Portuguese Age of Discovery at your own pace with this highly acclaimed self guided audio tour of the neighbourhood of Belém. Beginning from Afonso de Albuquerque Square, by the Presidential Palace, you’ll weave your way through Portugal’s history and heritage while discovering and unfolding the stories of the Portuguese Age of Exploration. The tour is ready whenever you feel like taking a stroll. It plays audio automatically at exactly the right time and place using your smart phone's GPS and the VoiceMap mobile app, which also works offline. If you've got an hour and want to see all the major historical and cultural themes that the area of Belém has to offer – this is the tour for you! You can also enjoy the tour virtually a home.
Contemporary Lisbon: Explore the Park of Nations on a Self-Guided Audio Tour
This tour takes you on a journey through Contemporary Lisbon and shows you its best architecture, public art and gardens. The tour goes through The Park of Nations which is a one-of-a-kind place in Lisbon. Discover how a derelict industrial part of the city was transformed into a hallmark of contemporary architecture, landscape and public art. Whether you are into architecture, art or simply enjoy a soothing stroll by the river with breathtaking views, this tour is up your street. The museums and attractions open at 10am and close at 6/7pm. Please note that last admissions are, in general, at 5.30 (Pavilion of Knowledge) or 6pm (Aquarium) on Winter Schedule and that the museums are normally closed on Mondays - except the Aquarium. The tour is ready whenever you are and the audio plays automatically at exactly the right time and place using your smartphone's GPS and the VoiceMap mobile app, which also works offline or you can enjoy the tour virtually at home.
Lisbon: Mysteries of Alfama Exploration Game
Play a city game in Lisbon’s medieval district and experience its narrow alleys, fado music, and breathtaking lookout points. Follow clues and solve puzzles to unravel Alfama’s past, as you explore one of the oldest neighborhoods in Lisbon. + Enjoy a fun and interactive city discovery game + Discover amazing places in the old town + Learn about fado, the musical spirit of Portugal Discover the city’s fascinating history and famous attractions as you solve clues around Lisbon. Explore the Alfama district by playing a fun quest with your friends, partner, or family. Each clue will give you direction from one place to another, so you won’t need a map, a GPS, or a guide. Solve clues and guess the answer to unlock the secret story of each place. Play as a group and solve the clues together, or split into teams and compete against each other. The city discovery game will take about 1.5 hours to complete, but there’s no time limit so you can go at your own pace.
Capuchos Convent Skip-the-Line Ticket
This admission ticket will gain you access to the Capuchos Convent. A Franciscan convent built in direct contact with nature and in keeping with a philosophy of extreme architectural and decorative simplicity. How does it work? - You will receive an email confirmation at the time of your booking - A second email with your valid e-ticket (pdf attachment) will be sent within 48 hours after your booking was made. This is the e-ticket that will gain you access to the Convent. Please ensure that you check your emails and you have received it before the day of your visit.
Tram 28's Final Festination: A Slef-Guided Audio Tour of Prazeres Cemetery
At the last destination of the Tram 28, Prazeres direction, you'll discover one of the most beautiful cemeteries in Europe, a true hidden gem. Prazeres Cemetery is like an open-air museum that impresses by its size, art and architecture, as well as its hill top location, offering incredible views over the 25th of April bridge and the Tagus river. On this self guided audio tour, I’ll introduce you to people who were once some of Lisbon’s most influential citizens, from politicians and businessmen to artists and aristocrats. I’ll also tell you about the architects, artists and masons who left a mark here with their work, by helping to construct the elaborate mausoleums and tombs that line the cemetery’s alleys, in the shade of centenary cypress trees.
Lisbon on Wheels: Discover the capital of the sea
For those who prefer to discover Lisbon on wheels, we have prepared the perfect audio tour. You will start at the Se de Alfama, where Jews, Christians and Muslims lived together and survived the devastating earthquake of 1775. You will continue to the Miradouro das Portas do Sol. From here you can see the Monastery of San Vicente de Fora and the dome of the National Pantheon. Another viewpoint you will visit is the Mirador da Graça. Your next stop will be in front of the Graça Church and Convent of Graça. While admiring the scenery and the colorful neighborhoods, you will reach the Our Lady of The Mount viewpoint. You will also pass by the Church of St. Vicent da Fora, which houses the largest collection of Baroque tiles in the world. Your tour ends with a special commentary in front of the National Pantheon, where your narrator will reveal curious facts about the construction of the Pantheon. You will also learn the story behind the Plaza Figuera.
Torre de Belem: History, architecture and memory
On the bridge that welcomes you to the tower, you will begin this special journey. You will discover a very special gift that the governor of Portuguese India gave to the Portuguese King Manuel I, and that gave birth to the legend of Ganda. Its narrator is none other than the patron saint of Lisbon and the man who prompted the construction of this building, Saint Vicent. As you discover the interior of the tower on the first floor, your narrator will teach you about the military role the tower has played in local history. You will explore the different floors as the narrator tells you the history of the monument and his own tragic story as a martyr in Roman times. The emotional narration ends and your tour ends while you admire the fantastic view from the top of the building.
Private Transfer: Lisbon Airport to or from Lisbon Center
Punctuality, safety and reliability are inherent attributes of our company. These are the attributes that lead the customer to try our company and, in many cases, repeat the experience and recommend our company. Because transfer is not just passenger transport, our drivers are friendly, empathize with passengers, help us with a wealth of information, both at city level as the capital of a country with almost 1000 years of history and as a modern city. where the tourist has numerous places of entertainment. Knowing that someone with these characteristics is waiting for us at any airport is a good word for everything else to unfold.