Lisbon: Old Alfama and Baixa Chiado Quarters Walking Tour

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Discover Lisbon's Alfama and Downtown districts with a tour guide. Learn about the culture and history of Portugal's capital city, and pass iconic landmarks like Belem Tower and Lisbon Cathedral.

Highlights

  • Explore the streets of Alfama and Downtown Lisbon with a friendly tour guide
  • Take in sweeping views from the São Pedro de Alcântara Viewpoint
  • See the iconic Lisbon funiculars in motion and the famous Church of Sao Roque
  • Stroll pass the Lisbon Cathedral and visit the Elevador de Santa Justa
  • Use the Vox City app to access audio-guided walking routes to continue exploring

Description

Meet your tour guide and stroll through Lisbon's oldest neighbourhood, Alfama, packed with charming, traditional buildings. The walk offers incredible views over the skyline, stretching as far as the River Tagus. See Alfama's iconic landmarks, from the Augusta Street Arch and Praca do Comercio, to Sao Vicente Monastery and Lisbon Cathedral. As you approach the Baixa and Chiado quarters, you will begin to admire another side of Lisbon's culture and heritage. Lined with neoclassical buildings and bustling with shops and eateries, these beautiful neighbourhoods are also home to popular attractions, including the Bica Elevator, National Theatre and Sao Domingos Church. Throughout the tours, you will enjoy live commentary from your tour guide, detailing the fascinating history and culture of Portugal's beautiful capital. Ask your guide for recommendations, stop for selfie's, and enjoy the perfect introduction to Lisbon with this tour. Use the complimentary mobile-app to access multiple audio-guided walking routes and discover more of Lisbon after your guided tour! Sights along the tour: • Arco Rua Augusta • Praca do Comercio • Lisbon Cathedral • Casa dos Bicos • Alfama Tower • Sao Rafael Square • Church of Santa Engracia • Sao Vicente Monastery • Portas do Sol • Santa Luzia Church • Tram 28 • Sao Vicente Statue • Church of Saint Estevao • Bairro Alto • Bica Elevator • Miradouro de Sao Pedro de Alcantara • Gloria Elevator • Carmo Covent • Lisbon City Hall • Chiado • Rossio Square • National Theatre D. Maria II • Augusta Street App-based audio-guided routes: • Jeronimos Monastery • Belem Tower • Cacilheiro • Pink Street • Dom Luis Garden • Ribeira Market • Basilica de Estrela • Principe Real Garden • Luis de Camoes Square • Assembly of the Republic Palace • Museum of Art, Architecture, and Technology

Includes

Walking tour Tour guide Complimentary sightseeing mobile-app Any applicable taxes and fees

Important Information

  • The guided walking tour is approximately 2.5 hours long Try to arrive 5 minutes early if possible, so you do not miss the tour departure Your ticket includes a complimentary sightseeing mobile-app with a self-guided tour of Lisbon. Make sure to scan the QR code on your voucher to download the app and get full access to it

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