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  1. Portugal
  2. Lisbon Metropolitan Area
  3. Lisbon
  4. Alfama

Best of Lisbon City Tour: History & Sightseeing Bus

Product ID: 69835
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See the sights of Lisbon aboard an open-top bus on a 105-minute sightseeing tour. Experience the city from days gone by with more than 40 videos and 3D reconstructions from the Roman era and Great Earthquake of 1755.
About this activity
Duration 105 minutes
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
English, Portuguese
Audio guide/headphones
Spanish, English, French, German, Italian, Portuguese
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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  • Explore the neighborhoods of Lisbon, such as the Alfama, Chiado and Belém
  • Watch historical videos of Lisbon and look inside churches without having to get off the bus
  • Enjoy amazing views on board an open-top sightseeing bus
Full description
Climb aboard a 29-seater panoramic sightseeing buses opened or covered according to the weather, and get amazing views of Lisbon as you watch historical videos. Experience 3D reconstructions of the Roman era and the 1755 earthquake, and venture into neighborhoods such as Alfama, Mouraria and Belem.  This tour is one of the few buses allowed into the heart of the old city of Lisbon.

Relax as the GPS guide triggers over 40 videos and use the chart that highlights 30 extra points of interest to create a bespoke experience. Get tips on where to visit by yourself and take a peek at districts such as the Bairro Alto and Belém area without having to get off the bus.

Get an introduction to highlights such as Lisbon Cathedral, Belém Tower, the Jerónimos Monastery and more.

All tours are guided in English and 5 other languages by video (English, Portuguese, Spanish, French, German and Italian) and accompanied by a driver and a tour guide-assistant.
  • 1h45m bus tour
  • Multilingual: Guided tour in English and 5 other languages by video (Portuguese, English, Spanish, French, German and Italian)
  • Free earphones
  • Free WiFi on board
  • Use of interactive individual tablets
  • 10-minute stop in Belém by the Monastery of Jerónimos.
What’s Not Included
  • Gratuities
Not suitable for
  • Wheelchair users

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Meeting point

Meet at Rua do Comércio, 148, Lisbon.

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Overall rating
4.6 / 5
based on 80 reviews
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Caravel on Wheels

Product ID: 69835