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Lisbon: 2.5-Hour Food Tour by Segway

1. Lisbon: 2.5-Hour Food Tour by Segway

Take a guided Segway tour of Lisbon and sample the flavors of Portugal on a unique mode of self-balancing transportation. Your 2.5-hour Segway adventure through the city will take you to Alfama, the oldest neighborhood in Lisbon and through the charming streets of the Bairro Alto. Lisbon is the perfect city to explore from one of these super cool vehicles. You will go beyond the monuments to get a real sense of what makes the city so great, exploring the lovely River Tejo, the city's myriad food offerings, and its friendly residents. All the essentials will be supplied to keep you going, from complimentary water, some different tastings and exquisite pastries. You will be provided with all the necessary safety gear, such as helmets, and get a brief orientation on how to use a Segway. An expert guide will be on hand at all times to share their passion for the city in a fun way, taking you to the best food stops to let you fill your stomach with some of the most delicious Portuguese food you've ever tasted.

Segway Tour of Alfama: Lisbon

2. Segway Tour of Alfama: Lisbon

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.

Sitway and Tuk-tuk Tour of Alfama and Bairro Alto

3. Sitway and Tuk-tuk Tour of Alfama and Bairro Alto

On this tour, you can enjoy the oldest districts of Lisbon by Sitway and tuk-tuk. Explore Alfama, Bairro Alto, and Avenida da Liberdade with an experienced guide and take in the amazing views of Lisbon along the way.  Your tour will start in Praça do Comércio, near Cais das Colunas, where you will ride your Sitway through Lisbon's downtown heading to the Old Town neighborhood of Alfama. This ancient district is very distinct from other neighborhoods as you will discover on your tour. Explore the maze of narrow streets, small archways, terraces and the castle on top of the hill that all make the neighborhood so unique. As you tour through the neighborhood take in some of the best views of Lisbon. After this Sitway Tour of Alfama, you will begin the next portion of your tour of Lisbon as you hop into a tuk-tuk to begin exploring a new area of the city. Your tuk-tuk tour is the perfect way to give you another perspective of Lisbon's historic neighborhoods. Ride the tuk-tuk through Bairro Alto, Rossio and Lisbon's main avenue, Avenida da Liberdade with your guide and as you learn about Lisbon also take in the sights of beautiful monuments, buildings, and parks found in these neighborhoods. 

Lisbon: Old Town Sitway Tour

4. Lisbon: Old Town Sitway Tour

Starting from the Cais do Sodré area and crossing the majestic Praça do Comercio in a Sitways (seated segways), you will visit the Old Town district of Alfama, Lisbon's oldest quarter. This is spread over the southeastern slope of the hill and crowned by Castelo de São Jorge. The picturesque neighborhood is composed of a maze of narrow streets, winding alleyways, and steep flights of steps. Its Kasbah-like layout is deliberate — this is the city's ancient Arab district. The name "Alfama" derives from the Arabic word Al-Hama which means "source of warm water, good water". The tightly-packed lanes, small archways, and stone-paved terraces are full of atmosphere and great fun to explore. Alfama was one of the few areas of Lisbon which wasn't destroyed by the big 1775 earthquake. Lisbon's old quarter offers many things to see. Besides the castle, there are several historic 17th-century churches in the vicinity, as well as the city's impressive cathedral.  Alfama also wakes up at night, when some of the city's most authentic cafés and restaurants open their doors to serve delicious traditional cuisine with plenty of bonhomie. The neighborhood is also home to traditional fado houses, where this unique Portuguese musical expression can be appreciated in rustic and romantic surroundings.

Lisbon: 1.5-Hour Private Segway Tour of Alfama District

5. Lisbon: 1.5-Hour Private Segway Tour of Alfama District

Take advantage of the comfort and easiness of riding a Segway to overcome the hills of Lisbon in this 1.5-hour private tour of the Alfama district. You can arrange with your guide what time you would like to start your tour.  Your tour will be preceeded by a familiarization and practice session. You will see that riding a Segway is the perfect way to climb the hills of Lisbon in the blink of an eye. Without tiring from the hills, you will climb the hill up to the São Jorge Castle and descending through the Mouraria neighborhood. In times past the place of battles and conquests, today it is the perfect path to set yourself on an adventure through history. See how the locals live on your exploration of the castle and Mouraria. This will also be a good opportunity to see some of the most iconic monuments of Lisbon, including the Sé Cathedral and the National Pantheon.  You will have the opportunity to take in stunning views of Lisbon from the Miradouros (viewpoints), including the beautiful Portas do Sol. This will be a great opportunity to take some amazing photos of Lisbon and the Tagus River.

Lisbon: City Center and River 3-Hour Guided Segway Tour

6. Lisbon: City Center and River 3-Hour Guided Segway Tour

Experience the history of Lisbon via a modern mode of transport. Using a self-balancing Segway, you can explore at your own pace and see more than you would on foot or a sightseeing bus. The Segway moves by responding to simple body movements and quickly feels like a natural extension of yourself. This experience to remember will get you up close to historic landmarks without breaking out in a sweat! You can take the tour alone, with friends, or with family. On arrival, you will be asked to choose from one of the following itineraries on your day of travel: Lisbon by the River; Alfama Tour; or Baixa Chiado. Explore the city cycle path near the River Tagus, where you can get up to full speed. Look out for historic attractions, such as the Santo Amaro Docks, Belém Tower, Monument to the Discoveries, and more. 

Lisbon: Sitway Tour and Lisbon Oceanarium Ticket

7. Lisbon: Sitway Tour and Lisbon Oceanarium Ticket

Embark on a fun and unique tour experience as you explore East Lisbon on a sitway. See more of the city’s famous Parque das Nações district, enjoy entertaining commentary from your local guide, and marvel at the incredible exhibitions at the Lisbon Oceanarium. Meet your guide, receive your helmet, and get an instructional session on how to use the sitway. You’ll ride on the wide sidewalks and open spaces, with the river, water fountains, lush greenery, and public art surrounding you as you make your way to the Oceanarium. Once there, skip the lines with your tickets and head into the magical underwater world aquarium, which hosts permanent and temporary exhibitions that you can enjoy on your visit. See the "One Planet, One Ocean" permanent exhibition that celebrates life on Earth with an impressive collection of living creatures. It invokes the complex diversity that inhabits the ocean and the vital role it plays in the balance of life on our planet.

Lisbon: 3-Hour Segway Sailor Tour to Belém

8. Lisbon: 3-Hour Segway Sailor Tour to Belém

Visit Belém to find an ensemble of iconic architecture and monuments related to the Age of Discovery. Head along the riverside for a pleasant journey full of light, beautiful landscapes and good vibes. Uncover the importance of the Portuguese Discoveries as you fall in love with Belém, where everything is magnanimous, historical and sacred. Find out how many of the great Portuguese explorers embarked on their dangerous and ambitious voyages, turning Portugal into the very first global empire. Pass by and learn about the Monument to the Discoveries and the Jerónimos Monastery. On the way to the Golden Era, find other elements of great interest, such as the 25th of April bridge, the Docks, the Architecture and Technology Museum, and the Electricity Museum. Finally, taste the famous Portuguese custard tart and see the reasons for the never-ending queues at the door.

Lisbon: Segway Super Tour

9. Lisbon: Segway Super Tour

Meet at Rua da Boavista, 168 (metro - Cais do Sodré, bus - 714 or tram - 25) bus stop Conde Barão. The adventure starts as you head to Alfama, the old town area, passing by the river side where you can see the huge commercial plaza. In Alfama you can see traces of the Arab occupation and the Roman presence in the architecture, the food, and the language as well. Watch traditional music fado, go to St George Castle and see some beautiful landscapes. The city center is also very interesting. It is super fun to drive Segways and easier than Alfama. See the oldest cafe in Lisbon and the shopping areas that are full of history. This area was rebuilt after the 1755 earthquake. You can also see the best restaurants to eat, the night life area, important churches ,and so on. Take amazing pictures on the Segway and all the monuments and landscapes as well. 

Cais do Sodré to Belém: Sitgo and Tuk-Tuk by the Riverside

10. Cais do Sodré to Belém: Sitgo and Tuk-Tuk by the Riverside

A perfect tour to discover the importance of Portugal's Tagus river, the longest one in the Iberian Peninsula flowing 626 miles between Spain and the Atlantic Ocean at Lisbon. Your Sitway tour begins at Cais do Sodré near Praça do Comércio, an important and bohemian neighborhood that connects everyone in the city. Along the river you'll pass through Lisbon whilst exploring it, feeling like a local. Looking at the other side of the river and you will see the King Christ Statue, a Catholic monument and shrine representing Jesus Christ that overlooks the city. You'll be taken under the April Bridge, one of the most remarkable landmarks of the city. This bridge looks extremely alike the Golden Gate Bridge in San Francisco, and on this tour you will find out why this is so. Our Sitway tour ends at the Monument to the Discoveries, in Belém. In front of it you will discover a mosaic representing the word's map inside a compass rose indicating the routes of the Portuguese explorers, and facing it, you will see the Belém Tower. After the Sitway Tour you'll have a tuk-tuk tour, returning to Cais do Sodré. This way you'll have a chance to see Lisbon's streets from other perspective. You will go by road through relevant and interesting parts of the town, experiencing it from the comfort of one of these unique vehicles.


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What people are saying about Lisbon District

Hello, The segway tour was fantastic. Martin german guide was very nice and provided us with a lot of information about the history of portugal and these monuments. I can only recommend this segway tour. Kind regards Sarah

Martin was the best tour guide, it really is soooo recommended and it was so amazing fun. At first we were concerned about all the cobblestones, but the tires were extra wide.

Pete was amazing - he made this a great experience! Definitely worth doing as it’s something different and learnt a lot about Portugal

excellent tour by peter history told in a very interesting way with stories - not all facts

Brilliant fun, our guide Mani deserves a pay rise! He was very knowledgable