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Lisbon: Live Fado & Alfama Tour with Traditional Dinner

Product ID: 66651
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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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Duration: 4 hours
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Experience

Highlights
  • 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
Full description
Start your Fado tour of Lisbon with a typical Portuguese dinner in the Alfama district. Get to know 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 short walking tour of Alfama. End at a traditional Fado house and listen to the mournful melodies of Fado. Lose yourself in the atmosphere and mood of the music. The quintessentially Portuguese genre is produced with a Portuguese guitar and characterized by heartfelt lyrics.

Fado was inscribed by UNESCO on the Representative List of the Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity in November 2011.
Includes
  • Typical dinner
  • Local guide
  • Walking tour
  • Food tasting
  • Fado concert
Not suitable for
  • People with mobility impairments

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Meeting point

Reception of Lisbon Destination Hostel, Rossio Train Station, 2nd floor, Largo Duque do Cadaval, Lisbon. Inside the station, go to the 2nd floor, the hostel is in front of the train ticket office.

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Important information
What to bring
  • Comfortable shoes
Know before you go
• There is a considerable amount of walking is involved on this tour and it is not recommended for those with reduced mobility
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From US$ 46.51 US$ 37.21 per person

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Product ID: 66651