Come discover the popular district of Lisbon known as Alfama, and enjoy a pleasant wander along the old town with a fantastic tour along the city and the visit to the São Jorge Castle.

Description

Explore one of the most charming corners in Portugal with our Alfama and São Jorge Castle Tour, and lose yourself in one of the most significant quarters in the ancient city of Lisbon. Learn everything about its historical monuments and make the most of our guided visit along the narrow streets of Alfama and the impressive São Jorge Castle, an impressive fortress that served as residence to the King of Portugal.

With the company of our English speaking guide, we will get immersed in the neighbourhood of fishermen, considered nowadays one of the most beautiful places in Lisbon. This stunning area hosts numerous medieval castles, the Roman ruins and the Arab walls. We will travel back in time along its history to discover the cultural diversity present in the heart of the city, composed by Jewish, Arab and Christian influences. Don’t miss the opportunity to enjoy an amazing experience full of legends and culture.

Our guided visit also takes you to the magnificent São Jorge Castle, a fortress with more than 8 centuries of history. This Muslim monument was reconquered by the King of Portugal in the past and became a royal palace. The Lisbon castle, also well known as Castelo dos Mouros, was destroyed after a horrific earthquake in 1755, and rebuilt during the XX century. We will explore then the stunning Camera Obscura to get surprised by the optical illusion caused by this gadget.

Come explore one of the ancient corners in the city where we will put an end. This route finally takes us to enjoy the stunning panoramic views of the city, the best place in the city where to see the most beautiful sunsets and take a stroll along the Lisbon city centre or the fascinating Iglesia del Santo.

Experience a pleasant route along the capital town of Portugal, and witness the magnitude of the Royal Palace walls and this charming area with our Alfama and São Jorge Castle Tour in Lisbon.

Featured places

  • Alfama and São Jorge Castle Tour
  • Alfama
  • Lisbon Old Town
  • City Centre
  • And much more!

Details

Duration
3 hours
Language
English speaking guide
Rates
Adults: € 22
Students: € 20
Seniors: € 20
Children (0-13): free
Time
3:30 PM
Availability
Daily
Accesibility

TheSao Jorge Castle and Alfama Lisbon tour is not suitable for people with reduced mobility. Anyway, you can enjoy the extensive array of activities that we offer!

Included

The best English Speaking guides of Lisbon
Tickets to the Castle of San Jorge

Excluded

Transportation (walking tour)

Food and drinks


Meeting point

Praça do Comerço, in front of the Arch of Rua Augusta

Conditions

How to book?

Limited availability. Book as soon as possible to guarantee availability. Choose date and fill in the required fields. Secure and protected payment. You will immediately receive your booking confirmation.

When to book?
We accept reservations up to 12 hours prior to the beginning of the activity.
Do the tours run despite bad weather conditions and public holidays?
Affirmative! Otherwise we will contact you in advance to inform you about it.
Can I modify or cancel my booking?
If you modify or cancel your booking at least 24 hours in advance of the scheduled departure, there is no cancellation fee.
Important
Children under 14 years of age do the tour for free, but they pay for the entrance to the Castle in part (€ 5)

Our promises

Best price guaranteed
Quick and easy reservation
Multilingual Customer Service
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