Lisbon Highlights and Hidden Gems with a Local Guide

4.4 / 5

18 reviews

Lisbon Highlights and Hidden Gems with a Local Guide

From $24.22 per person

Experience Lisbon like a local and discover its hidden gems and popular highlights on a private walking tour. Escape the usual tourist crowds and sample local food and and wine.

About this activity

Free cancellation
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Covid-19 precautions
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Duration 1.5 - 3 hours
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Live tour guide
English, Portuguese, Spanish
Private group

Experience

Highlights
  • Explore the historical Bairro Alto and Alfama neighborhoods of Lisbon
  • Get panoramic views from some of the city's famous miradors
  • Sample the local food and drink, including a glass of sour cherry liquor
  • Choose from a private or small group tour option
Full description
Enjoy stunning views from the Miradouro de São Pedro de Alcântara viewpoint and learn how Lisbon has changed over the centuries, especially after the devastating 1755 earthquake. Get to know the historical Bairro Alto and Alfama neighborhoods. Pass the ruins of the Convent of Our Lady of Mount Carmel and admire the golden chapel of the Igreja de São Roque before visiting the Santa Justa elevator. Sample a glass of the local sour cherry liquor at the city's oldest ginjinha bar, and then visit the monumental Igreja de São Domingos. Continue along Rua Augusta to discover the remains of a secret Roman amphitheater. Get more amazing views from the Portas do Sol viewpoint, and taste the local produce at a small family business, including cheese and chorizo paired with a glass of white or red wine. Admire the imposing façade of Lisbon Cathedral before ending on Praça do Comércio to look at some of the city's most impressive Manueline monuments. Whether you’re traveling solo, as a couple, or in a group, this is a great opportunity to meet new people from different parts of the world.
Includes
  • Private tour
  • Local guide
  • 1 local drink/tasting
  • Small-group tour option available
  • CO2 emissions offset
  • Hotel pick-up and drop off
  • Additional food and drinks
Not suitable for
  • Wheelchair users
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • Customers are required to bring and wear masks

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  • Comfortable shoes
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.4 / 5

based on 18 reviews

Review summary

  • Guide
    5/5
  • Value for money
    4.5/5
  • Service
    4.3/5
  • Organization
    4.3/5
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My 25 yr old daughter and I took the 3 hr tour during a long layover and our guide, Hernique, was excellent as well a knowledgeable. We definitely got a feel for the city, architecture and sites in the short time we were there. Our guide provided many insights into the history of the places we visited. The added knowledge contributed so much to understanding Lisbon and will be one of the main reasons we will return to visit the city in more depth. This was the first tour with this outfit. We also did a 6 hr tour with Get your Guide in Barcelona. I'm going to keep this app to book more tours during my next travels. It's a great way to get oriented to the city, providing a foundation for further exploration. Also both guides made a number of suggestions for visiting other places and restaurants after the tour. Invaluable!

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February 26, 2020

Perfect Day

We would never ever have seen the secret spots and places without Jorge. He showed us in his sympathetic way why he loves his city so much. His knowledge in history and geographical detail, presented in most perfect English was outstanding. We will return some day to meet Jorge again.

July 18, 2018

Beautiful city with a great guide

A fantastic walking tour with a personal touch. Artur was a brilliant guide who went the extra mile to make sure everyone enjoyed themselves. The stop off for ginginha and cheese and wine were great additions and thoroughly enjoyed. If you're travelling to Lisbon this tour is a must and tells you everything you need to know.

October 13, 2016

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