Guided tour

Lisbon: Alfama Walking Tour

4.8 / 5

5 reviews

Lisbon: Alfama Walking Tour

Activity provider: My Lisbon Tours
Likely to sell out
Likely to sell out

From US$ 31.30 per person

Stroll the medieval streets of Alfama to experience the oldest quarter in Lisbon, known for its maze of streets and stairs. Learn more about the everyday lives of the proud, tight-knit community and their passion for Fado music.

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Duration 3 hours
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Live tour guide
English, Portuguese
Small group
Limited to 6 participants


  • Enjoy a leisurely stroll through the oldest quarter of Lisbon
  • Visit the Sé cathedral and Church of Saint Vincent
  • Get the best views from the Graça and Nossa Senhora do Monte viewpoints
  • Learn the history of the neighborhood and hear about life today
Full description
Explore the medieval quarter of Alfama, famous for its Fado culture and narrow streets, on a 3-hour walking tour. Get panoramic views from the Miradouro da Graça before entering the heart of the Alfama district. Listen to detailed information about the history of the neighborhood and the social issues that the community faces today. Discuss a wide variety of topics, including current events in Portugal and the rich culinary traditions. Take the tour on a Tuesday or Saturday and get the chance to visit the Feira da Ladra flee market. Avail of the services of a certified local guide whose mission is to promote the culture and heritage of Portugal and give recommendations about things to do and see. Learn how to negotiate the public transportation system or chat about any subjects according to your needs. 
  • Professional guide
  • Local taxes and fees
  • Meals and drinks
  • Museum entrance fees
  • Hotel drop off
Not suitable for
  • People with mobility impairments
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All required protective equipment is provided
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds

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Meeting point

Meet by the entrance to the church in the Miradouro Sophia de Mello Breyner Andresen.

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Important information

What to bring

  • Comfortable shoes

Not allowed

  • Pets

Know before you go

  • Comfortable walking shoes are recommended
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.8 /5

based on 5 reviews

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Very informative and helpful.

A great tour guide ,I would recommend.

April 6, 2019

Great tour

July 16, 2018

Rui went at a great pace for everyone and was very informative.

Ruu was really accomodating and took the tour at a good pace for everyone. He was really informative and super friendly. Definitely recommend this tour.

August 29, 2017

Product ID: 106885