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Lisbon's History with a taste - Free walking tour

Your Guru: Joaquim
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  • Lisbon
  • Available in English
  • 3 hours

About the Guru

Im a Local guide with more than 20 years of experience doing tours around the city of Lisbon and Sintra. You need an introduction about my self? Well... my name is Joaquim Lopes, but you can call me J-LO ;-) I have a degree in history and lived in Lisbon all my live. So i would love to give you valuable insights of places to see, what you can not miss, and what you must d... More

Im a Local guide with more than 20 years of experience doing tours around the city of Lisbon and Sintra. You need an introduction about my self? Well... my name is Joaquim Lopes, but you can call me J-LO ;-) I have a degree in history and lived in Lisbon all my live. So i would love to give you valuable insights of places to see, what you can not miss, and what you must do. I will tell you the story´s acquired by living 50 years in this city, and show you what more than 20 years of feedback's from tourists from all over the world, told me what it is really important to make your stay as incredible as possible. History with a Taste. How can you not do it?

About the Tour

Experience the best that Lisbon has to offer.

A tour full of historical and fun facts about the city, made by a local guide with a degree in history. Discover the beautifull belveders of Lisbon, and the secrets snacks spots of the city. You can taste the delicious liquor Ginginha, or try the pastry of codfish, Hey... maybe the delicious Bifana will conquer your stomach?

Get insight and valuable tips from a local, that you would never get, if you decide to do it on your own.

It is so much more than just a tour, its a delicious, rich, and amazing introduction to the city of Lisbon

During this tour we will see:

- The Liberty Avenue(the Champs Elysée of Lisbon)

- The Restauradores Square

- The S. Pedro de Alcántara Belvédère

- «The Harry Potter Hogwarts» Restaurant

- The Carmo Ruins(the Carnations Revolution)

- The oldest Library in the World that still operates today(Since 1732)

-. The metallic Lift of Santa Justa that originally run on water

- The Rossio Square(where James Bond bought his weeding ring, in the movie off course)

- The August Street

- The Commerce Square(Final Stop, and the end of the Tour in the center of the City )

All of this ...

With plenty of stops for photos, story´s to tell and delicious secrets to taste

TO HAVE A FULL UNDERSTANDING OF THE CITY OF LISBON, I STRONGLY RECOMMEND THAT YOU ALSO DO IN THE AFTERNOON MY OTHER TOUR, THE «AMAZING DISCOVERY´S BELEM WALKING TOUR».

Meeting point: Open in Google Maps

How to find me: In the midle of the square, in front of the Hard Rock Café. Look for the guide with a Walking Tour flag on his Backpack

Tour Schedule

  • Tue, 19 Jan
    14:30
  • Wed, 20 Jan
    10:00
  • Wed, 20 Jan
    14:30

What's the price?

A guruwalk is a pay-what-you want walking tour, which means, it's completely free to book and join the group, but the 'guru' expects to be rewarded once the tour ends. Some people give €10 per person, some people give US‎$ 50, you choose the price.

For organizational purposes, it is mandatory to book the tour. Booking is completely free, fast and easy. Book your guruwalk now!

Tour opinions (4)

Jakub milkiewicz 16 days

We had a lovely walk with Joaqim. He showed us city center of Lisbon and has shared with us a lot of useful tricks. He is really knowledgeable and full of passion. As I am always curious on many things and ask a plenty of questions our walk took more than 4 hours !

Patrick 27 days

Excellent tour by a highly skilled guide. Joaquim studied history and it shows. He was able to answer all my questions both about the history of Lisbon/Portugal as well as making the link to nowdays life in Lisbon. Very entertaining. Good and usefull tips. I would definitely recommend Joaquim any time! Patrick

Luci 4 months

The best walking tour I have ever been on! Joaquim was so knowledgeable and could answer any questions we had. He gave us so many reccomendations of things we could do whilst we are here in Lisbon. I just can't reccomend him enough, if you want a genuine tour by a real local guide with a lot of experience then this is the tour for you. Joaquim made us feel so welcome and I really felt the Portuguese friendliness from him.

Louise 4 months

It was a great tour! Joaquim was very pleasant, informative & made it fun. Even though I’ve been to Lisboa before, I learnt a lot of history that I didn’t know. He also gave a few pointers on where to eat & what to see! Really enjoyed this tour & would recommend it. Obrigado Joaquim

Response from Joaquim
Thank you for your review my dear Louise. It was my pleasure to show you a little bit of this beautiful Lisboa. I hope that everything will be ok for you and your Family during this difficult times, and please feel free to contact me if you need any information or help during your stay here in Lisbon. Thank you Joaquim Lopes (J-LO)

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5.0(4) Ratings

What's the price?

A guruwalk is a pay-what-you want walking tour, which means, it's completely free to book and join the group, but the 'guru' expects to be rewarded once the tour ends. Some people give €10 per person, some people give US‎$ 50, you choose the price.

For organizational purposes, it is mandatory to book the tour. Booking is completely free, fast and easy. Book your guruwalk now!

5.0(4) Ratings