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WALKING TOURS

Discover the city choosing some of the walking tours sugested, of half a day, one or two days. From the history of the old and modern city, to the architectural and natural heritage (parks, riverfront) there are some amazing experiences to be had in Lisboa:  

- Belém and the symbols of Portuguese Maritime Discoveries;
- the historic quarters of Bairro Alto, Bica and Alfama;
- the Chiado;
- the Churchs between the Chiado and the Castelo of São Jorge;
- the azulejos (tiles)

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BELÉM
This area is rich in monuments such as the symbols of the golden age of Portuguese Maritime Discoveries (15th century and 16th century).

BETWEEN THE BAIRRO ALTO, BICA AND CAIS DO SODRÉ
This area has a large number of restaurants with local food and fado, many museums, pleasant gardens and breathtaking viewpoints.


CHURCHES WITH HISTORY - From the Chiado to the Castelo
Between the Chiado, the Baixa (downtown) and the Castelo, get to know the History and the evolution of Lisboa through the centuries. Take a more attentive look at the temples and its valuable works of art.

FROM ALFAMA TO ST. VICENTE
An understanding of the soul and complexity of the historic neighbourhood of Alfama looking through its valuable heritage of azulejos: the popular, the erudite, the sacred and the profane.

THREE CENTURIES OF AZULEJO
From the luxuriant azulejo-decorated gardens of the Fronteira palace to the romantic setting of Beau Séjour palace, without forgetting the azulejo panels in the church of S. Domingos de Benfica.

 

FROM TRINDADE TO BAIRRO ALTO
In this historic quarters, where the old and the new live in harmony, this walk takes in a number of different styles and applications of azulejos, with an emphasis on their commercial and religious use.