The Free Alfama Tour features an entertaining and informal walk where local guides show you how the citizens of Lisbon live their lives. Walk downhill from the Saint George Castle, following shaded routes on sunny days, and head straight towards the locals’ favourite neighborhood. Get a truly personal and insightful view on Lisbon’s daily life and receive tips on where to go out to drink, dine and shop.
Discover the city’s narrow alleys, canary cages, fashion and fado hallsgreat azulejo tiles – the authentic colours of Lisbon, with a guide that will make you feel like you’re walking with a friend!
This tour includes:
Professional guide — Saint George Castle — Miradouro Portas do Sol — Tagus River
“Two Free Tours Offered”
Reviewed on May 30, 2016
We did the Alfama Tour on one afternoon with Raimundo.He had a passion for the area which came through in his delivery.The next morning we went to Belem and met Fahim who also feels very strongly…
“A wonderful way to have fun and get an understanding of the place”
Reviewed on May 24, 2016
I did the Belem tour in the morning and the Alfama tour in the evening. Both the guides — Fahim and Andrea were absolutely great. It is like getting a tour from a young well-educated and cultured…
“Very enlightening and fun”
Reviewed on May 16, 2016
Vasco was very knowledgeable and a lively personality. He loves his city and was able to show us nooks and crannies in Alfama, the moorish quarter, which we would never have found for ourselves. We…
We meet at Saint George castle, on rua do Chão da Feira. You can take bus 737 from Praça da Figueira to Castle stop.
Things to note
-Wheelchairs not advised since the walk can be quite steep.
-Groups of friends, families, or school groups can book a private tour, the price is €95 for 90 min or €160 for 3 hours.