There is something truly magical about the music of Lisbon. Just recently the historical Fado music genre has been elected as a Heritage of Humanity by UNESCO, continuing to be an important part of everyday life. On ‘Lisbon Fado Tour’ you get to discover the truly traditional Fado on a tour that features places where musicians and Fadistas have earned their living for decades and happen to do so still today. A Fadista will lead the tour and sing in alleys, squares, and local taverns which have played an important, instrumental part of Fado’s history. By the end of the tour it will have a grand finish where you get to enjoy a caldo verde(traditional Portuguese soup) and a barbecued chouriço(spicy sausage) in one of Alfama’s traditional Fado house.
This tour is truly for lovers of authentic culture and historical music.
This tour includes:
English speaking local guide — Local music — Fado Singer — Mouraria — Alfama
Reviewed on May6, 2016
Rebecca provided us (group of colleagues) with good information during our 3-4 hours walking trip in Lissabon. Her knowledge of the history of the city is very extreme and she showed us the…
“Love and Passion for Lisbon”
Reviewed on December 18, 2015
Lisboa Autentica was the best choice I could make to for my group of 100 people. Passion and love for own city — this is how they hooked me. They went the extra mile and exceeded my expectations. I…
“Wonderful experience with Lisboa Authentica”
Reviewed on November 23, 2015
We called Lisboa Authentica the evening before the tour for possible tour in the area of Alfama and Castle. And spoke to the owner of the agency Mafalda, she was genuinely helpful, receptive to our…
Meet in front of the Chapel «A capela da Sra. da Saúde».
Things to note
A Fado singer will accompany the tour and sing along the route. The walk ends at a Fado house where caldo verde (soup), chouriço assado (sausage), bread and wine are included in the tour price.