Start the day with 9am pickup at your hotel in Lisbon or at a central location, then travel into the city’s historic center. Visit typical Portuguese neighborhoods such as Alfama, Bairro Also, and Cais do Sodré to get a glimpse of daily life in the capital city, as your guide shares local insight into Lisbon culture and history.
Continue to Belém, a roughly 20-minute drive from central Lisbon, where you’ll find some of the city’s most fascinating sites. See the Belem Tower and Jeronimos Monastery that together make up a UNESCO World Heritage Site, and learn about the role that Portugal played in the age of exploration.
Pause at the celebrated Antiga Confeitaria de Belem for one of the café’s famous custard tarts, and soak up the historic atmosphere of the vibrant area. If desired, you’ll have the option to visit the local markets in Santos and Alcântara; this private tour gives you the flexibility to see the things that interest you most, exploring the city at your own pace. This 6-hour Lisbon and Belem tour concludes with drop-off at the original departure point.