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Mouraria, Costa do Castelo - The best free walking tour in Lisbon
Lost in Lisbon is a very small company started by locals. We promise to show you the best of Lisbon, the most charming streets, the viewpoints and where to eat, dance and have fun. We discover together the most beautiful places to visit during the day and at night, the best bars, clubs and pubs that you should not miss when you come to this amazing city. Don't get lost in Lisbon anymore, after our tour you will be almost a local :) Welcome to the Lost in Lisbon - Free Walking Tours family.
To protect our guides we have a minimum of 15 euros per person.
The tour includes 2 drinks. Water and port wine.
Tour Mouraria, Costa do Castelo.
Let's discover together some of the most interesting places in the center of Lisbon.
We will start from the Martin Moniz square and find out why its name, then we will cross the neighborhood of Mouraria, up to Rua do Capelão, where Severa and Fernando Mauricio used to live . They are the first fado singers to become famous, then we discover the first Jesuit house in the world "1542 " . Next, in Rua do Marques de Ponte do Lima we see how the women washed their clothes , and we take the stairs to Costa do Castelo , to admire the beautiful buildings with the old tiles, after we stop at the Miradouro Chão do Loureiro and see the splendid view of the city and the Tagus River. our guide explains the most important streets and squares so you don't get lost in Lisbon.
Then we continue towards Chappito , which is a Circus art school, and its restaurant with a breathtaking view, and in 2 minutes we will arrive at the wonderful Miradouro Santa Luzia, where we will see the most important tiles of Lisbon, why? Join us to find out on this amazing tour.
Duration 2h - 1h30
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What will we visit on this tour?
Meeting point:Hotel Mundial, Praça Martim Moniz 2, ...Hotel Mundial, Praça Martim Moniz 2, 1100-341 Lisboa, Portugal
- The meeting point is at the main entrance of the Hotel Mundial in Martin Moniz square
1Outside visitPraça Martim Moniz
Let's begin our tour with our guide, who will explain the history behind the name of Martin Moniz Square and the origin of the Mouraria neighborhood.
2Outside visitCapela de Nossa Senhora da Saúde
The Chapel of Nossa Senhora da Saúde was erected in 1505, by the initiative of Lisbon's artillerymen, in honor of their patron saint São Sebastião, who offered protection against calamities such as war, famine, and illness. Over time, this sacred site was bestowed with a new name, becoming the majestic Royal Chapel of Lisbon.
3Outside visitRua Capelão
Join us on a journey of discovery as we explore the very street where Fado music was born in Lisbon. We will also have the opportunity to visit the homes of the first King and Queen of Fado, immersing ourselves in the rich history and captivating stories that made this genre so iconic.
4Outside visitRua Marquês Ponte de Lima
As we walk along this street, we will come across two of the oldest palaces in Lisbon - the first being the Convento de St. Antão and the second being the Palácio da Rosa. Our expert guide will regale us with fascinating tales of their storied pasts, including important historical events and significant dates
5Outside visitCosta do Castelo
As we explore this street and discover its hidden treasures. We'll learn some interesting facts about its name and hear stories about its past use. Don't forget to look up and admire the beautiful handcrafted tiles on the buildings, which are slowly disappearing from the city's architecture.
6Outside visitMiradouro do Chão do Loureiro
We'll see a beautiful street view in downtown Lisbon. Our guide will explain the main attractions and give recommendations for your trip in Lisbon.
Welcome to the iconic School of Circus and Art, a beloved institution that has fostered creativity for over 70 years. Our expert guide will take you on a tour of this enchanting space, where you can also enjoy a beautiful view while you dine. Come and immerse yourself in the wonder and inspiration that this place has to offer.
8Outside visitMiradouro de Santa Luzia
We will explore one of the most breathtaking areas of the city, the Garden of Love in Santa Luzia. This magical place has a special energy that will captivate your senses. As we walk through the garden, our knowledgeable guide will tell you the fascinating story of Martin Moniz, and how his bravery helped us become a Kingdom in 1147. You'll also get to see the intricate tiles that depict this historic event.
9Outside visitLargo Portas do Sol
Here our guide will show you some more beautiful views and points of interest, and like everything in life our tour comes to a end, we hope you have enjoy it so much was we do :)
10Outside visitMuseu de Lisboa - Teatro Romano
Here we will see an old theatre from 100 AC its the ruins of a old roman theatre, where we can take some pictures and learn some history
How much does this tour cost?
Free tours do not have a set price, instead, each person gives the guru at the end of the tour the amount that he or she considers appropriate (these usually range from €10 to $50 depending on satisfaction with the tour).