The storied history of Lisbon comes to life on this guided walking tour through the streets of the Portuguese capital. With a private guide, set out to explore the monuments to the past, UNESCO World Heritage Sites, and ancient treasures that dot this breathtaking coastal metropolis. After meeting your guide in the center of the city, embark on a walking tour of this beautiful city by the sea. Your knowledgeable guide gives you an overview of the city's history, explaining how the architecture found here was inspired by Phoenicians, Celts, Romans, Visigoths, and Moors at various points throughout the past. Your first stop is in the lively Chiado district, where locals bustle between restaurants, museums, and famous shops. From there, venture to viewpoints that look out over the hilly streets and colorful buildings of historic neighborhoods like the Bairro Alto, and venture to the waterfront to stroll across the grand Praça do Comércio. Get an up-close look at architectural details like intricately painted and gilded tiles, which represent Portugal's past as an empire that once spanned continents—from Europe and Africa to Asia and South America. The birthplace of some of the world's greatest voyages, most thrilling discoveries, and fantastic adventures is at your fingertips on this engaging exploration.
Things you should know about this activity
Please, bring comfortable shoes: you might be walking on uneven/steep surfaces.