LISBON – CLASSIC LISBON
Languages available: PT ES ENG FR
Customizable tour: Yes
Recommended group size per guide: 25
Duration: 4 hours
DESCRIPTION – Lisbon: Classic Lisbon
Lisbon, the capital of Portugal, is the richest and most populated city in the country and is situated at the mouth of the Tagus River to the Atlantic Ocean. With an architecture that mixes the traditional heritage with an impressive modernism, the city hosts a large number of international events and congresses every year, being therefore world famous.
Discover the modern architecture of the city by a professional local architect that will show you and explain the most significant details of the art and architecture of the capital of Portugal.
In this guided tour we will discover the classic Lisbon and the city center by doing a 4 hour classic tour of the city. We will start our itinerary by seeing some popular squares of the city such as the Commercial Plaza, Rossio Plaza and Marqués de Pombal Square. Then, we will head to St. George’s Castle (optional entrance), which dates from medieval period of Portuguese history, overlooking the historical centre of Lisbon and is one of the main tourist sites of Lisbon.
To end our tour we will visit the neighborhood of Chiado, known to be a shopping area, where we will see the reconstruction of the area by the architect Álvaro Siza in 1988.