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Alfama and Mouraria Free Tour - The oldest districts in Lisbon

  • Lisbon
  • Available in: English, Spanish

About the guru Hi Lisbon Walking Tours

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 2000 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 incredible street art of Lisbon

and many more.

Meeting point
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How to find me: Look for the orange umbrella at the Commerce Square
Tour duration: 2 hours, 30 minutes

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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!

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Rita Araújo

23 hours ago

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Iciar Fierros

7 days ago

El guía encantador, nos hizo la visita muy agradable y nos recomendó muy buenos restaurantes.

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Response from Hi Lisbon Walking Tours:

Gracias por su amable comentario Iciar. Nos alegra que haya disfrutado nuestro tour y esperamos que haya disfrutado Lisboa. Saludos del equipo Hi Lisbon Walking Tours.
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Raquel

15 days ago

El tour por Alafama fue genial gracias a Klein, nos lo hizo fantástico y muy interesante

Altamente recomendable

Gracias Klein

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Response from Hi Lisbon Walking Tours:

Gracias por su amable comentario Raquel. Nos alegra que haya disfrutado nuestro tour. Saludos del equipo Hi Lisbon Walking Tours.
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Vanessa

21 days ago

Nos explico muy bien la historia de lisboa y monumentos. Además de darnos recomendaciones para poder comer y platos típicos de gastronomía portuguesa. Se nos hizo muy ameno.

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Response from Hi Lisbon Walking Tours:

Gracias por su amable comentario Vanessa. Nos alegra que haya disfrutado nuestro tour. Saludos del equipo Hi Lisbon Walking Tours.
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PEDRO

23 days ago

El guía excepcional, agradable y cercano. La visita está perfectamente marcada en tiempo y distancia. Un verdadero placer

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Response from Hi Lisbon Walking Tours:

Gracias por su comentario Pedro. Nos alegra que haya disfrutado nuestro tour. Saludos del equipo Hi Lisbon Walking Tours
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Alberto

27 days ago

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Response from Hi Lisbon Walking Tours:

Gracias por el comentario Alberto. Saludos del equipo Hi Lisbon Walking Tours
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