Lisbon is a lighted city where the Tejo river and the sun, always present and turn the Portugal capital on a color mirror, in which the beauty and the architectural contrasts do not go unnoticed.
Get acquainted with the spectacular sights of Lisbon on a private full-day tour of the Portuguese capital. With a personal guide, you’ll visit hidden treasures and famous landmarks while learning about Lisbon’s ancient history.
Private sightseeing 8-hour tour allows you to explore Portugal’s capital with ease and efficiency alongside a personal guide. After you meet your guide at your Lisbon hotel begin your private tour of Lisbon. Kick off the tour by soaking up the liveliness of the city’s most influential squares - Rossio, Restauradores and Marques de Pombal. Then, continue to the peak of Park Eduardo VII. Bust out your camera and snap sweeping cityscape shots of this century-old capital. Next, climb to the crest of the tallest viewpoint.
From here, wander the slender stony streets of the Alfama district famous for its Moorish influence and charming homes. Leave Alfama and head to the epicenter of Portugal’s discovery heritage in the district of Belem. Along the way, hear about Portugal's history as a colonial empire who once ruled half the world. Arrive in Belem and explore the area where many of Portugal’s most famous explorers disembarked on sea voyages. First, admire the renowned Jerónimos Monastery and see the Tower of Belem, a 16th-century fortification that commands the banks of the Tagus River. Then, ogle the Monument to the Discoveries, built in 1960, to commemorate the 500th anniversary of the passing of Henry the Navigator.
Before heading to your hotel, cross the Tagus river by the 25 April Bridge, heading to ''Cristo Rei'' Jesus Statue located in Almada City and see Lisbon from a different angle.
Afterward return to your hotel where your tour ends.