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Alfama and Mouraria Free Tour - The oldest districts in Lisbon

Your Guru: Hi Lisbon Walking Tours
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  • Lisbon
  • Available in English, Spanish
  • 2 hours and 30 minutes

About the Guru

Hi Lisbon Walking Tours is a local company founded to provide tours with small groups for a better experience of the city and take you out of the beaten track to show the authentic Lisbon. Our team of local guides, are very knowledgeable, well informed, entertaining and free to give their touch according to the expectation of each group. We are passionate about Lisbon and w... More

Hi Lisbon Walking Tours is a local company founded to provide tours with small groups for a better experience of the city and take you out of the beaten track to show the authentic Lisbon. Our team of local guides, are very knowledgeable, well informed, entertaining and free to give their touch according to the expectation of each group. We are passionate about Lisbon and would like to share this love with you providing the best walking tours around the city and showing why Lisbon has become such a popular destination recently, with its charming streets, lovely architecture, colorful houses and fantastic weather.

About the Tour

Join us on a fantastic tour around Alfama and Mouraria, the oldest neighborhoods in Lisbon and discover the origins of this incredible city, which is one of the oldest ones in Europe. 

For over 3000 years, different civilizations left their mark in Lisbon. The Phoenicians, the Romans, the Visigoths, the Moors and finally the Christians, led by the first King of Portugal, Afonso Henriques. 

From the shores of the Tagus river up to São Jorge Castle, you will be able to feel the mix of cultures so unique to Lisbon and learn a bit more about its history, culture and curiosities. The charming narrow streets, the famous “azulejos” on the walls, the clothes on the balconies, the iconic trams, the many steps up and down, the delicious local food, the friendly locals and the soul of the Portuguese culture, Fado.

Our team of local guides, are very knowledgeable, well informed, entertaining and free to give their touch to guarantee the best tour! 

Some places we'll see on this tour: Praça do Comércio (Commerce Square) Augusta Street Arch, Sé Cathedral, Casa dos Bicos, The streets of Alfama, St. Antony's Church, Portas do Sol viewpoint, The National Pantheon, St. Vincent's Church, Santa Luzia viewpoint, St. George Castle, The old wall of Lisbon, The streets of Mouraria, the oldest house in Lisbon, the incredible street art of Lisbon, 25th of April Bridge, Christ the King, Vasco da gama Bridge and many more.

Meeting point: Open in Google Maps

How to find me: Look for the orange umbrella at the Commerce Square

Tour Schedule

  • English
    Fri, 17 Sep 15:30
  • English
    Sat, 18 Sep 11:00
  • English
    Sat, 18 Sep 15:30

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 (167)

Dorota 09/15/2021

Andjelina 09/15/2021

Had a wonderful time with Sara!

Brian 09/15/2021

Great trip. Sara really knows her Portugese history. She took lots of extra questions and provided many interesting facts. Really worthwhile tour. Wear good runners!

Mateusz 09/14/2021

Hana 09/14/2021

It was fun and Fanny

4.7(167) 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!

4.7(167) Ratings