Full Day Private Tour - Lisbon's Heritage and Modernity
The tour begins at 08:30 with the pickup from your hotel, apartment or ship. This ensures enough time to enjoy the program without any hurrying. The first stop will be at the downtown area's Baixa District, the squares of Restauradores and Rossio and the Cathedral of Lisbon, stopping for photos and, time permitting, a visit to the interior of the church. Next stop is the castle hill and the inside of the Alfama Disctrict and then the Graça quarter for some of the most beautiful views of the city. Afterward, it's off to the Moorish quarter, then the most important avenue of the city with its Eduardo VII Park at the top. The 18th century Aqueduct is the next point of interest, before proceeding to Chiado, where you can enjoy the opposite view of the castle before heading to the Belém area where the Monument to the Discoveries is located. Jerónimos Monastery, the Tower of Belém and the Discoveries Monument are the most emblematic monuments of the Portuguese discoveries era. Free time to visit one or more of these monuments before lunch (not included). After lunch, the tour will resume back along the river to the Terreiro do Paço Square, the central square of Lisbon and one of the largest in Europe. Proceed to the eastern part of the city, by the Casa dos Bicos, Fado Museum, the Train Station of Santa Apolónia and the national Pantheon. Finally, you'll be taken to the Expo 98 area, a totally new area of the city with museums, gardens and a great complicity with the River Tagus. Return to the hotel by 17.00
Things you should know about this activity
Confirmation will be received up to 24 hours after the booking Child (3 yrs old or above) seats are available on request if advised at time of booking Children must be always accompanied by an adult At time of booking, Cruise ship passengers must provide the following information at time of booking: ship name, docking time, disembarkation time and re-boarding time Please advise any specific dietary requirements or any other special needs at time of booking. Depending on the size of the group and the availability the tours are made on a high end sedan/estate (Mercedes E or equivalent) or on a high end van (Mercedes V or equivalent) A maximum of 7 people per booking, for other group sizes please contact us directly All of our tours are normally made in English, but can also be made in Spanish, Italian and Portuguese. Just refer which language you prefer when you book.
Message From The Host
This is a private, guided tour of Lisbon's most famous monuments combined with a boat tour and a wine and cheese tasting of some of the most traditional and exquisite portuguese products. An extensive full-day tour through the city, combining the historic overview of the city. Get the absolute best views from the city and visit the most important monuments or do some shopping. Discover what makes Lisbon one of the most enjoyable travel destinations in Europe. All the Iteneraries and schedules that are described on this page are the standard ones for this tour. As this is a private tour and no one else will join your gruop, the tour is fully customizable according to your preferences. To change anything just inform us at the time of booking or talk to the driver in the day of the tour.