Top 10 Lisbon Sightseeing Tours Of 2019


Lisbon boasts of glorious climate, historic monuments, lively nightlife, and plenty of activities to captivate and enthrall tourists of every age. If you wish to get familiar with this Portuguese capital like locals then try different variety of tours that you fancy from the given list.

  1. Electric bike tours

Lisbon is hilly, so cycling can be exhausting but an electric bike will be easy to get to the best vantage points and landmarks. Discover best views from Lisbon’s seven hills easily from Sao Vicente, the national Pantheon, and Se de Lisboa Cathedral. Explore Alfama the oldest district and elegant Chiado neighbourhood.

  • Walking tours

Stroll on Lisbon’s historical cobblestone streets along with small group and local guide. First time visitors will be fascinated with the rich culture and ethos like Eden Theater, Se de Lisboa Cathedral, and popular Chiado neighborhood. Walk along the oldest quarters, Moorish Alfama neighborhood and enjoy short ride in the old tram.

  • Tuk Tuk city tour

Tuk Tuk tour is also a very elegant way to see the neighborhoods of Lisbon. It includes a typical itinerary that is pass by Carmo Archeological Museum and stop at Igreja do carmo to see the 16th century Baroque style Sao Roque church, Miradouro Sao Pedro de Alcantara, Miradouro de Santa Catarina, and Basilica da Estrela. You can ask if hotel pickup and drop is offered.

  • Private family tour

Experience Lisbon’s hidden gems and highlights together with family like a local. Start with popular Miradouro de Sao Pedro de Alcantara observation point to capture breathtaking landscapes, while listening to the local stories from local guide. It will be an educational tour for children and elders alike to learn about the changes in the city, great mysteries and perception of disreputable 1755 earthquake.

  • Sailing tour

Soak in the afternoon sunshine, while you sail on the Tagus River in a yacht cruise. Sipping a Portuguese beer or wine glass and savoring appetizers admire views and major monument sights like Belem Tower. The Guide will ensure that you don’t miss any of the highlights.

  • Food & wine tours

All through the tour, you will get to know about Portuguese dishes and its culinary culture. The 18th century Café Nicola is an ideal place for tertulias and Pasterlaria Suica is other milestone for Rossio. The Codfish cake with glass of green wine is mind boggling! Get familiar with century old secret behind the most delectable sausages, hams, cheeses, and salted Barcalhau sold at the local gourmet store. Enjoy a delicious meal at the 17th century Neo-Moorish Castle with captivating interiors.

  • Fado tour

Music lovers adore this Fado tours, where they discover beautiful melancholic heartfelt sounds from a Fado. They tour the narrow winding streets of Mouraria and Alfama to get educated on the Fado music history. Enjoy snacks and wine listening to the earnest songs at an old Fado house.

  • Hop on Hop off bus tour with 2-day pass

With 2 days hop on/off bus tour pass you can take the most advantage of seeing around Lisbon. It can be called a comprehensive sightseeing tour. There is an audio commentary onboard, which ensures that you don’t miss interesting information about the landmarks or monuments. You can jump off and visit the Alfama district, Rossio Square, Jeronimos Monastery, or Belem Tower. Visit to the Lisbon Oceanarium is like a cheery on the cake. To get acquainted with the red, yellow and gray line bus, visit http://www.tripindicator.com/city-pass-bus-tour-lisbon/hop-on-hop-off/city-sightseeing-vs-hop-on-hop-off-lisbon-yellow-bus-tram-vs-gray-line.html.

  • Private Lisbon shopping tour

Treat yourself to a guided shopping tours in the most glamorous districts, traditional shops and bargain friendly outlets of Lisbon. Create an ideal itinerary from Alcochete to Avenida da Liberdada. In Dolce Vita Tejo or Centro Colombo visit myriads of shops under one roof. Chauffeured transportation from door to door is convenient.

  1. Classes and workshops

Travellers can enjoy yoga classes at the edge of Tejo River. Learn Portuguese tile art at workshop in Azeitao and make your personal tile to carry back home as souvenir. Photography workshop with local professional photographer will help you shoot awesome street photographs.

Make the best of your Lisbon stay!