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Lisbon Card: 24, 48, or 72-Hour Pass

1. Lisbon Card: 24, 48, or 72-Hour Pass

Unlock the city of Lisbon with the flexible Lisbon Card. Enjoy unlimited travel on city transport, and free admission to 37 museums, historic buildings, and more. Benefit from discounts at a vast range of attractions, vouchers for different shops, and a handy guide that explains how to use the card. After exchanging your GetYourGuide voucher for the magnetic card, the Lisbon Card immediately provides 24-hour, 48-hour, or 72-hour access to the public transport system. Eligible on the Carris metro, buses, trams, and cable railways, it also works on CP trains between Cais do Sodré and Cascais, and trains between Oriente, Rossio, and Sintra.   Skip the lines to enter Jerónimos Monastery, and climb the Belem Tower. Enjoy free access to the National Tile Museum, the National Coach Museum, and others. Admire stunning palaces, including the Mafra National Palace and the Ajuda National Palace. Ride the famous Santa Justa Lift, and much more—all with one card. The Libson Card provides free entry to the following attractions: • Jerónimos Monastery / Monasterio de los Jerónimos• Pilar7 Bridge Experience / Experiencia Pilar 7 • LISBOA Story Centre• National Tile Museum / Museo Nacional del Azulejo   • National Coach Museum / Museo Nacional de Carruajes  • National Ancient Art Museum / Museo Nacional de Arte Antigua• Sintra Mitos e Lendas• Santa Justa Elevator / Ascensor de Santa Justa• Mafra National Palace / Palacio Nacional de Mafra• CARRIS• METRO• CP-Comboios de Portugal• FERTAGUS• National Pantheon / Panteón Nacional• Ajuda National Palace / Palacio Nacional de Ajuda• MAAT - Museum of Art, Architecture and Technology MAAT - Museo de Arte, Arquitectura y Tecnología• Chiado Museum - National Museum of Contemporary Art / Museo del Chiado Museo Nacional de Arte Contemporânea• National Ethnology Museum / Museo Nacional de Etnología      • National Costume Museum / Museo Nacional del Traje     • National Museum of Theatre and Dance / Museo Nacional del Teatro y de Danza  • National Archaeology Museum / Museo Nacional de Arqueología• National Music Museum Music / Museo Nacional de la Música• Dr. Anastácio Gonçalves Museum-Residence / Casa-Museo Dr. Anastácio Gonçalves• Republican National Guard Museum / Museo de la Guardia Nacional Republicana• Ceramics Museum - Sacavém / Museo de la Cerámica - Sacavém• Air Museum / Museo del Aire• Batalha Monastery / Monasterio de Batalha • Alcobaça Monastery / Monasterio de Alcobaça• Tomar Convent of Christ / Convento de Cristo - Tomar• Museum of Neo Realism - Vila Franca de Xira / Museo del Neo Realismo - Vila Franca de Xira• Museum of the work Michel Giacometti / Museo del Trabajo Michel Giacometti• Casa da Cerca - Museum of Contemporary Art - Almada / Casa da Cerca - Museu de Arte Contemporanea - Almada• Chapel of the Holy Spirit of the Mareantes - Sesimbra / Capilla del Espíritu Santo de los Mareantes - Sesimbra• Museum of Setúbal - Municipal Gallery / Museo de Setúbal - Galería Municipal• Rua Augusta Arch / Arco da Rua Augusta• Greenhouse / Invernadero Frío• Maritime Museum of Sesimbra / Museo Marítimo de Sesimbra• CIRES – Roaz Interpretive Center of the Sado Estuary / CIRES - Centro Interpretativo del Roaz del Estuario del Sado

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Lisbon: 2.5-Hour Food Tour by Segway

2. 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.

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Lisbon Private Tour

3. Lisbon Private Tour

Starting at your hotel, you will commence your adventure with a trip to the newest neighborhood of the city, the “new” Lisbon, the Park of Nations quarter. Admire the neighborhood's modern architecture and of particular note, a train station considered to be the most beautiful in the world, “Estacao do Oriente”. Feast your eyes upon this fantastic mixture of architecture which is totally unique to this part of the world. Continue on your journey to “Senhora do Monte” hill, where you will be overwhelmed with one of the most spectacular panoramic views of Lisbon, as well as of the estuary of the Tagus river. From the top of the hill, you will also drive down to visit the “Se Catedral de Lisboa” (Lisbon’s old cathedral) built in 1148. Close by, and next up on this tour is a visit to Saint Antony’s church. Marvel at this stunning religious structure before crossing the oldest neighborhood in Lisbon, the Alfama district. Here you will see the tile covered facades of the old buildings, the narrow streets, alleys, and the old trams. Continuing on your tour you will find yourself in the neighborhood of “Baixa” the most destroyed quarter of the city by the devastating earthquake of 1755. Your guide will be sure to entertain you with the facts of how this area became the main business center in the country. Drive to the “Avenida da Liberdade” the Portuguese Champs Elysees, where you will witness the statue of the visionary Marquis of Pombal at the geographic center of the city. Next, you will stop at the top of “Parque Eduardo VII” (king of England) for a dazzling view of the city whilst you learn about the several treaties and alliances between Portugal and England. After this, it is lunchtime! Your friendly and informative guide will be happy to assist with any restaurant recommendations. Follow up your lunch with a trip to a completely free of charge visit to the “world” of olive oils. Here you can learn about the different olive oils in Portugal and taste several different varieties of this product. Time to visit the Belem quarter (Bethlehem), the monumental area dedicated to the great Portuguese seafarers of the 15th and 16th-centuries. Here you will visit the Tower of Belem (the symbol of Lisbon), the monastery of St. Gerome (Mosteiro dos Jeronimos), a masterpiece of Portuguese 16th-century architecture and World Heritage listed monument by UNESCO, and the monument to the Discoveries. Before you leave you will get to taste the most famous pastry in Portugal: the “Pastel de Belem”, a delicious egg custard tart once made by the monks at the Jeronimo’s monastery. The tour will finish back at your hotel.

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Authentic Lisbon Private Family Half-Day Tour

4. Authentic Lisbon Private Family Half-Day Tour

Discover Lisbon through the eyes of a child on a half-day sightseeing tour designed especially for families. Learn the mysteries and quirks of the Portuguese capital as you get to know its most popular neighborhoods, traditions and featured characters. Become an "Alfacinha," or "little lettuce, as the denizens of Lisbon are called as you follow your guide on a tour of the historic center. Hear about the city’s symbols, legends, and curiosities that are even a secret to some locals. Visit typical neighborhoods, like the creative hub of Mouraria, the hilltop castle built by the Moors at São Jorge, and the cobbled streets of Alfama. Get child-friendly explanations and information in a relaxed and familiar way, and enrich your family time with a tour tailored to your children’s interests.

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Lisbon Guided Tuk Tuk Tour: The City by the River

5. Lisbon Guided Tuk Tuk Tour: The City by the River

Discover Lisbon and its relationship to the Tagus River and Atlantic Ocean on a riverside tour by tuk tuk. See some of the best-known monuments in the city center, staying close to the Tejo (Tagus River) at all times. Following a pick-up from your hotel, transfer to the banks of the river, and explore the city’s most historic areas. Drivers who can converse in different languages, and have an in-depth knowledge of Lisbon’s history, culture, art, and architecture, operate the 100% electric vehicles. Marvel at the architecture of the Praça do Comércio, built after the great 1755 Lisbon Earthquake. Pass the Museu Nacional de Arte Antiga (National Museum of Ancient Art) on the “Street of the Green Windows.” Enjoy panoramic views of the river from the Miradouro Rocha Conde d'Óbidos. Along the way, pass the white façade of the Fundação Oriente Museu, home to important Portuguese and Asian art; the imposing industrial façade of the Museu da Electricidade (Museum of Electricity); and the home of an extraordinary collection of royal coaches at the Museu dos Coches. Learn about Portugal’s “Age of Discoveries” at the Padrão dos Descobrimentos monument and Torre de Belém. Pass the impressive 16th-century Mosteiro dos Jerónimos, and more.

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Lisbon: E-Bike Tour of Parque das Naçoes

6. Lisbon: E-Bike Tour of Parque das Naçoes

After being chosen as the site to host the last world fair of the 20th century, Expo 98, eastern Lisbon has since been reborn into a futuristic glass-and-steel district. Explore one most modern cities in Portugal on this e-bike tour around Parque das Nações. Start with training and a safety briefing before setting out on your adventure. Ride on e-bikes tailor-made for the hilly city of Lisbon. Equipped with an electric engine, these bikes can give you a push through the hardest parts of the tour. Follow your guide to the avant-garde side of Lisbon that contrasts with its old historic center. See the city’s modern architecture and most iconic spots. Pass Oriente Station, a landmark with the signature of Santiago Calatrava. See Altice Arena and Pritzker-award-winning architect Álvaro Siza Vieira’s Pavilhão de Portugal, Portugal’s pavilion known for its remarkable undulating roof. Many of the other constructions you’ll pass have an ocean theme: the twin towers São Gabriel and São Rafael resemble ships and are named after two of Vasco da Gama's vessels. You’ll also pass by the Lisbon Oceanarium, the largest indoor aquarium in Europe. Everywhere you turn, there will be a glimpse of the river that looks more like an ocean (crossed by Europe's longest bridge), water volcanos erupting, wave-shaped benches, exotic greenery, and public art by both Portuguese and international artists.

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What people are saying about Lisbon Oriente Station

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based on 3,931 reviews

Having this card was so great. We took the metro and the bus all over Lisbon. Well worth the price. In addition, we visited several museums. This was well worth the price!

Picked our cards up at the airport. Took the metro to our Airbnb, used the card at the Elevador Santa Justa and the Pantheon. Great first day in Lisbon

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

Good value Especially if you like to be on the go and want to max all the sight seeing.

Excellent purchase all means included and also monuments of great interest.