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Lisbon: Alfama Tour and Live Fado with Traditional Dinner630 Reviews
Hear traditional Fado music on a walking tour of Lisbon's Alfama district where the genre was born. Experience the charm of the capital's oldest neighborhood after dinner. Then, go to a Fado house and get lost in the mournful mood of the music.
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- Listen to traditional Fado music at an atmospheric Fado house
- Enjoy a Portuguese dinner
- Explore Lisbon's oldest neighborhood on a walking tour of Alfama
DescriptionExplore Lisbon's Alfama district, local cuisine, and the UNESCO-listed musical genre of Fado on this guided walking tour. Savor a traditional Portuguese dinner in the Alfama area, walk through the winding cobblestone streets of Mouraria, then head to a Fado house to attend a concert. Start your Fado tour of Lisbon with a typical dinner in the Alfama district. Find out about the local habits and cuisine in the city's oldest district, where fado was born in the early 19th century. Then, wander down the alleys of the old part of town on a walking tour through Mouraria and Alfama (1 hour approximately). End at a traditional Fado house and listen to the mournful melodies of Fado, a quintessentially Portuguese genre produced by a Portuguese guitar and characterized by heartfelt lyrics. Lose yourself in the atmosphere and mood of the music. Fado was inscribed by UNESCO on the Representative List of the Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity in November 2011.
IncludesTypical dinner Local guide Walking tour Dinner set menu (this is a general menu but can change depending on the day): Couvert: bread, chorizo and olives; Main dish: Grilled chicken or Mixed meat or Cod fish with cream or Octupus rice; Dessert: desert of the day; Drinks: water and glass wine or beer or soft drink. Fado live music
- There is a considerable amount of walking is involved on this tour and it is not recommended for those with reduced mobility