Segway Tour of Alfama: Lisbon

Segway Tour of Alfama: Lisbon

From $35.45 per person

Embark on an adventure through Lisbon's Alfama district with a guided Segway tour. Take in beautiful views of the city while gliding through its most scenic and historic neighborhood.

About this activity

Free cancellation
Cancel up to 24 hours in advance to receive a full refund
Covid-19 precautions
Special health and safety measures apply. Learn more
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Duration 1.5 hours
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Live tour guide
English, German, French, Spanish

Experience

Highlights
  • Zip around Lisbon on a Segway
  • Visit Lisbon Cathedral, the city's oldest building
  • Get a great view of Alfama from the Saint Estevão viewpoint
  • Explore the neighborhoods of Alfama and Mouraria
Full description
Glide back in time and discover the medieval sights of Lisbon's Alfama district on a Segway tour. Discover in Alfama the sounds, smells and sights of Old Lisbon. Alfama still retains features from its medieval Moorish past, with narrow maze-like streets, steps and arcades. Navigate your way through a steep labyrinth of winding alleyways. At the core of Alfama, a vibrant community remains in touch with the lifestyle of Old Lisbon. Many poets and Fado songs were inspired by the liveliness and constant energy of this district. To keep you in the medieval spirit, you'll be treated to a drink at Trobadores, a medieval-themed bar. Segways are safe to use, easy to learn, and fun to ride. We offer a thorough training session from our certified guides before we begin the tour.
Includes
  • 1.5-hour Segway tour
  • Guide
  • Helmets
  • Bottled water
  • Voucher for beer or juice to be used during or after the tour
  • Entrance fees
  • Gratuities (optional)
  • Hotel pick-up and drop off
  • Food or extra drinks
Not suitable for
  • People over 260 lbs (118 kg)
  • People under 99 lbs (45 kg)
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • You must keep social distance while in vehicles
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask

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    • All participants must be between 45 Kg and 118 Kg; and a minimum of 1.5 meters tall
    • Minors must be accompanied by an adult. Mandatory to sign a Term of Responsibility for children up to 13 years old
    • Safety helmet is mandatory
    • Intoxicated people are not permitted
    • Not recommended for people with mobility devices
    • Drinking (beer option) is at your own responsibility. You may choose juice or use the drink vouchers later
    • All participants must sign a waiver and release
    • HAPPY HOUR: €5 discount for afternoon tours
    • Minimum numbers apply. There is a possibility of cancellation after confirmation if there is not enough guests. In the event of this occurring, you will be offered an alternative
    • Tour may be canceled due to unsafe weather conditions. If your tour is cancelled you may be able to reschedule later in the day, pending availability (no refund).
    Customer reviews

    Overall rating

    4.9 /5

    based on 215 reviews

    Review summary

    • Guide
      4.9/5
    • Transportation
      4.6/5
    • Value for money
      4.7/5
    • Safety
      4.7/5
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    Patrick was a great guide. Very professional and informative. We enjoyed his company. The tour venue was easy to find. The initial induction was easy but we had done segway tours before. We covered an amazing amount of ground in the time and saw everything we wanted to see all around the old district. Lots of photo stops. The only way to really see Alfama district because it's so incredibly hilly and it was made effortless on the segway

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    October 10, 2020

    Fun, cool way to discover Alfama, a must do

    Because of an error in the booking system which did not have us on the noon tour with the German guide, the tour was already full and gone when we arrived on time. The guys were very flexible and tried to make this a positive event for us and gave us the option of going on the 3pm German speaking tour or do the tour at noon in English. We preferred the English tour which turned out to be the perfect decision. The three of us got a „private“ tour guided by the nice and lovely Mariana who we can definitely recommend. It was a highlight of our Lisbon stay and we‘ll do it again next time! Thanks Mariana. Claudia, Candia and Roland

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    April 11, 2019

    Fun and informative tour with excellent guide

    This tour was highlight of our stay in Lisbon. We were lucky to have a guide who spoke German fluently, a very nice and helpful guy! He first explained how to use the Segways and let us practice a bit with his supervision: my wife already did a Segway tour in another city and said that the introduction given by our guide in Lisbon was way better than on her previous tour. Driving through Alfama with Segways is a very good way to get around quickly. Our guide navigated us to several points of interests and explained the history. Although booked for an hour, the tour was actually a bit longer (the guide asked beforehand whether this was okay with us) but time really flew! We enjoyed this tour very much, it really was a highlight of our trip!

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    August 9, 2018

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