Lisbon: History, Culture, & Current Affairs Walking Tour

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Discover Lisbon's historic center with a German-speaking guide. Experience Portuguese history, culture, and current affairs on a walking tour of the Baixa, Chiado, Bairro Alto, and Alfama districts.


  • Gaze at the Tagus River an iconic viewpoint in the Alfama neighborhood
  • Discover the historic center of Lisbon on an immersive guided walk
  • Admire the Elevador de Santa Justa and the Carmo Monastery ruins
  • Explore the old Chiado quarter and the bustling Bairro Alto district
  • Stroll right by the river banks and see the world-famous Lisbon tiles


Join your guide on a journey through the neighborhoods of Baixa, Chiado, Bairro Alto, and the winding alleys of Alfama. Discover 3 of Lisbon's 8 hills on an insightful walking tour and choose between a group or private option. Learn about Portuguese history and culture as you stroll around. Meet at Rossio Square and begin your walk through the lower town, better known as Baixa. See the famous Elevador de Santa Justa, walk up the first hill to the impressive downtown ruins of the Carmo Monastery, and come across some of the most beautiful tiles in Lisbon. Up next, discover the former poets' quarter of Chiado, then walk through the residential and nightlife district of Bairro Alto. Take a short break to catch your breath before making your way to the romantic Alfama neighborhood. Marvel at one of the most beautiful viewpoints overlooking the Tagus. End your journey at Lisbon's Arco de Rua Augusta in Praça do Comércio, right on the banks of the Tagus.


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Important Information

  • This tour takes place rain or shine Keep in mind this activity involves a fair amount of walking up and down 3 hills

Easy cancellation

Cancel up to 24 hours in advance for a full refund


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