Small-Group Alfama Walking Tour

Alfama is the oldest and most medieval quarter of Lisbon, rich in charm and heritage. On this tour, you'll explore the narrow alleyways, take in the beautiful views over the Tagus River and soak in the neighborhood’s rich musical culture, fleshed out in Fado, the song of “saudade."

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  • What's included :
    • Local taxes
    • Local guide
    • Professional guide
    • Tour escort/host
    • Small-group walking tour
    What's excluded :
    • Food and drinks
    • Gratuities
    • Hotel pick up
    • Hotel drop-off
    • Entry/Admission - National Pantheon
    • Entry/Admission - Se de Lisboa ( Igreja de Santa Maria Maior )
  • This is a typical itinerary for this product

    Stop At: Miradouro da Graca (Sophia de Mello Breyner Andresen), Calcada da Graca Sao Vicente, Lisbon 1100-265 Portugal

    Enjoy the view of Lisbon’s downtown, with the Castle of Saint George, the historical district of Mouraria, and the Tagus river as background scenery.

    Travelers will meet their guide on this location and then begin the tour after a short introduction.

    Duration: 10 minutes

    Stop At: Igreja & Convento da Graca, Largo da Graca, Lisbon 1199-019 Portugal

    Travelers will get the chance to admire one of Lisbon's oldest churches and Convents, home to the Augustinian monks until 1834.

    Duration: 10 minutes

    Pass By: Villa Sousa, 1100-265 Lisboa, Portugal

    Visit one of the most charming little streets in Lisbon, lined with houses with large terraces decorated with buganvilia and other delightful flowers.

    Pass By: Rua Voz do Operario 13 Graça, 1100, Lisbon 1100-620 Portugal

    Learn about the history of trade union activism in Lisbon.

    Stop At: Igreja da Sao Vicente de Fora, Largo Sao Vicente, Lisbon 1100-572 Portugal

    Travelers will learn about the historical significance of the church of Saint Vincent the Deacon, dedicated to Lisbon's patron saint.

    Duration: 10 minutes

    Stop At: Feira da Ladra, Campo de Santa Clara Alfama, Lisbon 1100-471 Portugal

    Travelers will be acquainted with one of the oldest flea markets in Lisbon and get to enjoy its unique atmosphere on Tuesdays and Saturdays.

    Duration: 15 minutes

    Stop At: National Pantheon, Campo de Santa Clara, 1100-471 Lisboa, Portugal

    Travel will receive an exterior visit to the attraction and admire the monumental scope of Portugal's National Pantheon, a mausoleum to some of the greatest Portuguese men and women.

    Duration: 5 minutes

    Stop At: Alfama, Lisbon Portugal

    Travelers will get acquainted with the Alfama neighborhood and the everyday life of its inhabitants.

    Duration: 30 minutes

    Stop At: Miradouro de Santo Estevao, Beco do Carneiro 3, Lisbon 1100-219 Portugal

    Enjoy Alfama’s best viewpoint and its picturesque tiny streets that characterize this historical neighborhood of Lisbon.

    Duration: 5 minutes

    Pass By: Museu do Fado, Largo do Chafariz de Dentro 1, Lisbon 1100-139 Portugal

    Travelers will receive an exterior visit of the building and learn about Alfama's connection to Fado music.

    Stop At: Igreja de Sao Miguel, Largo de Sao Miguel 6, Lisbon 1100-117 Portugal

    Travelers will receive an exterior visit to one of the Churches that survived the earthquake of 1755.

    Duration: 5 minutes

    Stop At: Se de Lisboa ( Igreja de Santa Maria Maior ), Largo da Se, Lisbon 1100-585 Portugal

    Travelers will get the opportunity to visit Lisbon's cathedral and receive a detailed tour of the interior.

    Duration: 10 minutes

    Pass By: Museu Do Aljube, Rua Augusto Rosa 42, Lisbon 1100-059 Portugal

    Travelers will learn about how this former political prison was converted to house a museum for the memory of people persecuted under the Salazar regime.

    Stop At: Igreja de Santa Luzia, Largo de Santa Luzia, Lisbon 1100-160 Portugal

    Enjoy a unique viewpoint of Alfama and the Tagus river, and learn about Lisbon as a religious battleground during the Reconquista.

    Duration: 10 minutes

    Stop At: Miradouro das Portas do Sol, Largo das Portas do Sol Alfama, Lisbon 1100-411 Portugal

    Travelers will get to experience a breathtaking view of Lisbon.

    Duration: 10 minutes

    Pass By: Casa dos Bicos-Museu de Lisboa, Rua dos Bacalhoeiros 10 R/C, Lisbon 1100-070 Portugal

    Travelers can see the famous "Spiked House" and admire a rare example of 16th century palatial architecture.

    Stop At: Praca do Comercio (Terreiro do Paco), Avenida Infante Dom Henrique 1C, Lisbon 1100-053 Portugal

    Travelers will end the tour at the famous Commercial Square or "Praça do Comércio" and learn about its connection with Portuguese historical figures such as the Marquis of Pombal and the regicide of 1908.

    Duration: 10 minutes

  • Departure Point :
    Miradouro da Graça, Calçada da Graça, 1100-265 Lisboa, Portugal
    Return Detail :
    Praça do Comércio, 1100-148 Lisboa, Portugal
    Hotel Pickup :
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Children must be accompanied by an adult
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Stroller accessible
    • Service animals allowed
    • Near public transportation
    • Most travelers can participate
    • Not recommended for travelers with difficulty walking
    • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
    • Face masks required for guides in public areas
    • Face masks provided for travelers
    • Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
    • Social distancing enforced throughout experience
    • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.


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Organised by My Lisbon Tours

Activity ID: V-14060P2

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