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Lisbon: Full-Day City Tour with Cable Car Ride

1. Lisbon: Full-Day City Tour with Cable Car Ride

Experience Lisbon from different perspectives on a comprehensive city tour to more than 20 attractions. Journey to amazing viewpoints, such as Eduardo VII Park, São Pedro de Alcântara and the church of Nossa Senhora do Monte. Hear fascinating stories from the city's history, and embrace its medieval side at São Jorge Castle, where the commanding hilltop location rewards with breathtaking views of the historic center. Discover Lisbon's oldest church at Lisbon Cathedral (Sé de Lisboa), and explore the more esoteric side of downtown. Learn how the city was rebuilt after the devastating earthquake of 1755 by going to the vast square of Praça do Comércio. Ascend to the rooftop of the Rua Augusta Arch, and imagine what it was like to watch the Portuguese ships returning from their voyages of discovery around the globe Visit the great monuments that honor that "Age of Discoveries" including the chance to look inside Jerónimos Monastery. Go to the top of Belém Tower, and contemplate Portugal's maritime history at the Monument to the Discoveries, sculpted in the form of a ship's prow. Try a delicious Pastel de Belém (an egg custard tart made with flaky pastry). Then, explore Lisbon's more contemporary side at the Park of the Nations (Parque das Nações), where you can hop on the cable car and soar over the Tagus River and the site of the 1998 Expo.. 

Avenida da Liberdade 3-hour Walking Tour in Lisbon

2. Avenida da Liberdade 3-hour Walking Tour in Lisbon

The Avenida da Liberdade (Liberty Avenue) is an impressive avenue in central Lisbon. Decorated with gardens and fountains, the avenue was modeled on the famous boulevards of Paris. Because of the opulent architecture, Liberty Avenue was a popular place for the upper classes and today still bears some resemblance with expensive fashion shops such as Givenchy and Christian Louboutin. This is a 3-hour guided walking tour through the 35th most expensive avenue in the world! You will see the fabulous cobblestone pavement, the large monument to the fallen of the First World War, and the remnants of traditional 19th century Portuguese architecture. After touring the avenue you will board the Ascensor da Glória and Ascensor do Lavra – the charming tram system which is now a national monument. Here you will experience different views over the avenue, gardens and theaters.

Lisbon: Chiado and Bairro Alto Walking Tour

3. Lisbon: Chiado and Bairro Alto Walking Tour

Chiado is an iconic neighborhood in Lisbon. A traditional shopping area, Chiado was once a meeting point for artists and poets, a bourgeois place to meet for a coffee or take a walk along one of the terraces. This 3-hour walking tour is both a fun and informative way to learn about this charismatic neighborhood in Lisbon. Your guide will be able to show you all the most exclusive spots, usually hidden from the well-trodden tourist path. In 1988 Chiado was almost completely destroyed by a fire. However today the neighborhood is reborn from the ashes and one of the most bustling and cosmopolitan areas of Lisbon. Discover the peculiar history of the neighborhood under the expertise of your friendly guide. Learn how the area adapted to cope with the steep slopes aboard the old tram system and walk through the historic Bairro Alto area.


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What people are saying about Lisbon Metropolitan Area

A big thank you to the guide who was absolutely adorable, who knows his city and the history of his country very well. This is also what made the quality of this day. Thanks again

Precise and punctual in picking up at the hotel. We saw a lot of things with a really knowledgeable and kind guide. Super recommended experience

It became a private tour for the 2 of us. Our affable guide accommodated our unscheduled requests with patience. Nice day.

It has been a super complete guide, Luis is a true professional and his recommendations have been unbeatable.

Excellent tour.

Felipe was more than a guide, he was a partner. Polite, helpful and didactic.