Lisbon: The City of the Seven Hills Walking Tour
- Small group
- Pickup available
- Duration: 8 hours
Enjoy an interactive city discovery experience that will take you across the neighborhoods of Alfama and Graça as you follow a trail of riddles. Use the app on your mobile phone to navigate the city, riddle to riddle, learning about the history of the places you visit as you go. Start at the Miradouro de Nossa Senhora do Monte, a churchyard in Graça that stands as one of the highest viewpoints in the city. Solve a total of 23 riddles that will take you from one location to the next. Each riddle is made up of cryptic directions and a question. Take as many chances to answer the riddle as you like, but if you’re stuck, you can ask for a hint or skip a riddle. Discover spots in Lisbon that most locals don’t even know as well as the city's most popular sights from a different angle. This edition introduces you to the hidden gems of the Graça, Castelo, Alfama, and Santa Clara neighborhoods...
After being picked up from your accommodation, your first stop will be at Christ the King, a giant statue inspired by Brazil's Christ the Redeemer. This statue was erected to express the gratitude of the Portuguese being spared the full effects of World War II. Afterwards, you will venture to the Belém district, where you will walk on the intricately patterned cobblestones en-route to the church of Jerónimos Monastery, a world heritage site by UNESCO. You will then cross the gardens of Belém to visit the incredible Monument to the Discoveries, which portrays Portuguese overseas exploration. Afterwards, you will be driven down the side of the Tagus River, until the Square of Commerce. This is one of the most emblematic places of Lisbon, and is home to the famous Arch of Triumph which leads to Rua Augusta, the main pedestrian street of the capital. At this stage of your tour, it will be...
Explore the incredible street art scene of Lisbon along with an expert guide. Witness how local and international artists have transformed the street of Lisbon into an open-air gallery. Walk along colorful streets and encounter graffiti, urban and political art, and social murals. Get exciting insights about the art scene and learn about the cultural and political side of street art from your expert guide. View stunning works of iconic artists like Eduardo Kobra, Vhils, Bordallo II, Pichiavo, Obey Giant, Mar, and Utopia. Witness masterpieces hiding inside quiet alleys and discover an artistic surprise at every corner you turn.
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