Castle of Sao Jorge
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  • Lisbon: Sao Jorge Castle Skip-the-Line Ticket with Escort

    1. Lisbon: Sao Jorge Castle Skip-the-Line Ticket with Escort

    Enjoy a relaxing afternoon or morning at Sao Jorge Castle with these convenient skip-the-line tickets. Learn about the history of Lisbon's most popular monument that stretches back into the 10th century. Meet your GetYourGuide representative directly in front of the castle for a 15-minute introduction to the monument before picking up your tickets. These allow you access to the castle's interior and will give you plenty of time to explore. Enjoy the visit at your own pace - admire the ancient architecture, and discover the castle's permanent exhibition, showcasing the many 11th century objects found in the Moorish quarter's archaeological site, and take in a 360-degree view of the city and the Tagus River from one of the highest hills in Lisbon.

    Our guide, Miguel Duarte, made the whole visit a perfect experience. He was understanding whene we had to translate to our friends. He was curious about the similarities between our languages.Patience when we asked for some free time for taking photos. He made the visit seem to be a walk through history.

  • Roman Lisbon 3-Hour Historical Walking Tour

    2. Roman Lisbon 3-Hour Historical Walking Tour

    Learn about the fascinating history of Lisbon, and discover the beauty of the city on a 3-hour walking tour. Stop at any time to take pictures or enjoy the views, and try some of Lisbon's favorite pastries or a delicious cup of coffee. Start your tour at Praça do Comércio. Enter the city, and visit an ancient Roman preserves factory that lies hidden under the modern buildings. Then on to Castle Hill. But not without stopping for a visit to the great goddess, Cibelle, worshipped by the Romans living in Olisipo during Roman times. Explore an old cathedral that conceals an archaeological surprise. Have a quick peek of the Roman baths, and continue on to the Roman Theater of Olisipo to enjoy the spectacular views of the city from above. End your tour by St. Jorge Castle, the stage for numerous significant events in history.

  • Lisbon: Half-day Archeological History Tour

    3. Lisbon: Half-day Archeological History Tour

    Discover the mysteries of underground Lisbon while visiting the vest of what the city has to offer! Travel back in time during this fun tour to Roman Lisbon, Olisipo. Visit an old cannery, pray to a powerful goddess, and enjoy a magnificent view from the stage of an ancient theater. Explore the Islamic Al Uxbûna and visit the site of a great battle to discover the legacy left by centuries of Moorish influence. A great walk that will take you to the best archaological sites in Lisbon and show you around Alfama – the most ancient part of Lisbon. With time to relax and enjoy the great views, you will discover what this city is all about, and love it even more by the time we've finished! Beginning in Terreiro do Paço, the greatest square of the downtown area, we will slowly climb the castle hill while we stop to appreciate these great historical sites. We end in the Castle, the set of gre...

  • Lisbon: Private 3-Hour Sightseeing Walking Tour

    4. Lisbon: Private 3-Hour Sightseeing Walking Tour

    Explore Lisbon and its three central districts of Chiado, Baixa, and Bairro Alto. Meet your guide at  Praça do Comércio and see historical, cultural, and social sites of significance as you wander through the city. Marvel at Lisbon's architectural splendor as your guide provides interesting information about the city's history and curiosities.  During this private 3-hour sightseeing tour take the Santa Justa lift to ascend from Lisbon's old districts for panoramic views of the city. Also, hike to the magnificent São Jorge Castle.

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based on 190 reviews

Our guide, Miguel Duarte, made the whole visit a perfect experience. He was understanding whene we had to translate to our friends. He was curious about the similarities between our languages.Patience when we asked for some free time for taking photos. He made the visit seem to be a walk through history.

Worth paying to skip the line, even to get in a few min before everyone else in line. Really, the highlight was the tour guide. He offered a lot of interesting information about the castle and the history of Portugal in general, that I otherwise would not have known.

Very nice tour with Mariza!! Actually a private tour as we were only me my girlfriend and her. Vey good knowledge of english, mof history and patient to answer our questions. She also gave nice suggestions for spending in quality our time in lisbon

My tour guide was very knowledgeable and you can tell her passion for Lisbon shines through and it is infectious. I loved it.

Fatima ( our guide ) was passionated, very kind and explained us well !!