Guided tour

Segway Tour of Alfama: Lisbon

Activity provider: Boost Portugal

Segway Tour of Alfama: Lisbon

Activity provider: Boost Portugal

From US$ 47.51 per person

Embark on an adventure through Lisbon's Alfama district with a guided Segway tour. Take in beautiful views of the city while gliding through its most scenic and historic neighborhood.

About this activity

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Duration 1 - 1.5 hours
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French, German, Spanish, English, Portuguese
Private group available


  • Zip around Lisbon on a Segway
  • Visit Lisbon Cathedral, the city's oldest building
  • Get a great view of Alfama from the Saint Estevão viewpoint
  • Explore the neighborhoods of Alfama and Mouraria
  • Choose between a private and a shared tour
Full description

Glide back in time and discover the medieval sights of Lisbon's Alfama district on a Segway tour. Discover in Alfama the sounds, smells and sights of Old Lisbon. Alfama still retains features from its medieval Moorish past, with narrow maze-like streets, steps and arcades. Navigate your way through a steep labyrinth of winding alleyways.

At the core of Alfama, a vibrant community remains in touch with the lifestyle of Old Lisbon. Many poets and Fado songs were inspired by the liveliness and constant energy of this district.

To keep you in the medieval spirit, you'll be treated to a drink at Trobadores, a medieval-themed bar. Segways are safe to use, easy to learn, and fun to ride. We offer a thorough training session from our certified guides before we begin the tour.

  • 1.5-hour Segway tour
  • Guide
  • Helmets
  • Voucher for beer or juice to be used during or after the tour
  • Entrance fees
  • Gratuities (optional)
  • Hotel pick-up and drop off
  • Food or extra drinks
Not suitable for
  • People over 260 lbs (118 kg)
  • People under 99 lbs (45 kg)

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Meeting point

Rua dos Douradores, 16

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Important information

What to bring

  • Passport or ID card

Not allowed

  • Pets
  • Intoxication
  • Unaccompanied minors

Know before you go

  • All participants must be between 45 Kg and 118 Kg; and a minimum of 1.5 meters tall
  • Minors must be accompanied by an adult. Mandatory to sign a Term of Responsibility for children up to 13 years old
  • Safety helmet is mandatory
  • Intoxicated people are not permitted
  • Not recommended for people with mobility devices
  • Drinking (beer option) is at your own responsibility. You may choose juice or use the drink vouchers later
  • All participants must sign a waiver and release
  • HAPPY HOUR: €5 discount for afternoon tours
  • Minimum numbers apply. There is a possibility of cancellation after confirmation if there is not enough guests. In the event of this occurring, you will be offered an alternative
  • Tour may be canceled due to unsafe weather conditions. If your tour is cancelled you may be able to reschedule later in the day, pending availability (no refund).
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.9 /5

based on 312 reviews

Review summary

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Eduardo was a great guide! He showed us the old town of Alfama in a very understandable way. We understood everything and were happy to have done the tour with him. A Segway tour is worthwhile in any case, because it saves you the long walk and allows you to experience new things. Thank you for the experience!

August 7, 2022

The tour was very nice and you got a good first insight into Alfama. Our tour guide Martin told us a lot about Alfama and Lisbon and gave us tips on what is worth seeing and where you can eat well locally. Riding the Segway was really exciting if you've never done it before, but Martin gave us time until we felt safe on the Segway and after that everything went great. We really enjoyed the tour and would book another tour like this.

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July 30, 2022

Martin gave us a super patient introduction to the Segways so that we could jet off straight away. He made the tour great, paid attention to driving skills and gave us a few insights into the city/history and we would book it again at any time. Thanks Martin, we had a lot of fun

March 24, 2022

Product ID: 15602