This 3-hour walking tour of Lisbon takes you through all of the fascinating city's most important sights. Stroll through Bairro Alto and Baixa Pombalina, relax at Rossio Square, and learn of the devastating effects of the Great Earthquake of 1755.
What to Expect
Join this free walking tour of the beautiful city of Lisbon, and discover its fascinating history and rich culture.
Explore Lisbon's history of exploration, conquest and adventure as you tour the city's most interesting and integral sights, including the lively district of Bairro Alto, the beautiful Rossio Square, and Portugal's Baixa Pombalina (Pombaline Lower Town).
The untold riches of the empire have left a legacy of incredible monuments and culture for the modern visitor, but one that was almost destroyed by the Great Earthquake of 1755 which sent philosophical shockwaves throughout Europe. Visit the site of the earthquake and learn how It forever changed the face of Lisbon politics and religion and how the city was made to rise from the ashes.
End the tour with a climb to the São Pedro de Alcântara viewpoint for spectacular views of the yellow trams and the beautiful Santa Justa Elevator.
- Walking tour with knowledgeable guide
What's Not Included
- Transportation to meet-up point
Meet your guide by the Camões Monument in Largo de Camões, Lisbon. Just look for the guides in red SANDEMANs NEW Europe T-shirts!