Enjoy an introduction to the thriving street art scene of Lisbon, visiting not only the mainstream pieces, but also seeing the lesser known works of art that have been appreciated only by a few. Learn about the history of the scene from an expert guide.
What to Expect
For many years Lisbon has been nurturing a booming and creative community of artists that use the walls of the city as their canvas. From the first works of art that reached the headlines of the world’s specialized blogs and the mainstream media to the new blooming players in the scene, you’ll come understand why Lisbon is such a draw for street art fans from around the world.
On this 4-hour tour you’ll see the well-known works of Vhils and Os Gémeos that encouraged so many young artists to follow in their footsteps. Check out the surprising graffiti sculptures that Bordalo II has been spreading around the city as well!
Hidden away from the city center, on the eastern side, are some of the most recent paintings, such as in Quinta do Mocho, where every building’s walls seem to host a new star on this fast-rising underground culture.
Enjoy this experience in urban culture traveling in a comfortable, air-conditioned van, with hotel pick-up an drop off, and the guidance of a long-time expert.
- Pick-up and drop off at your accommodation
- Fully guided tour by air-conditioned van
Know Before You Go
Be sure to wear comfortable shoes, as some walking will be necessary to reach some of the artworks.