Enjoy the most charismatic Fado districts of Lisbon, Mouraria & Alfama. Tantalize your taste buds with delicious dinner of Portuguese tapas and wine with this walking tour!
Start your Lisbon walking tour of this whimsical city by joining a local guide in one of the city's most imposing squares, the Praça dos Restauradores. This famous landmark commemorates the restoration of Portugal’s independence back in 1640 and marks the starting point of the musical and culinary heritage. Visit the heart of Fado heritage from the old district of Mouraria. Try a sip of Ginjinha, Lisbon’s trademark liqueur while listening Fado at a local tavern. Take in sweeping views to admire the sunset of this intoxicating city from the viewpoints of the Castle Hills, some of the city’s best-kept secrets.
Next, travel deep into the soul of Lisbon while exploring the Alfama neighborhood. This is the oldest quarter in the city, dating back to the Moorish occupation. Explore Alfama’s small squares, rustic buildings and dark alleyways as you wander along the cobblestone streets. Stop to breathe in the exciting atmosphere as the local taverns and music venues come to life for an evening of melodic tunes and gastronomic delights. Stop to reflect on the beauty of the River Tagus then continue on to finish this Lisbon walking tour. Sample traditional Portuguese tapas and wine while appreciating a performance of Fado from one of the most famous houses, a quintessential Lisbon experience!