We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Portuguese For a Day

Open today: 09:00 - 17:00

Book In Advance

Start Date
End Date
Tours from Portuguese For a Day tend to sell out - travellers recommend booking in advance!
All photos (128)
Full view
Certificate of Excellence
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent98%
  • Very good2%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
We are eager to show you around and to make you fall in love with Lisbon and other places outside the city. Join us for a different day in Lisbon and let us show you the best spots and hidden gems as well as the must sees and dos!
Closed Now
Hours Today: 09:00 - 17:00
See all hours
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
Lisbon, Portugal
Baixa, Rossio & Restauradores
+351 913 958 803
Improve This Listing
Ways to Experience Portuguese For a Day
from US$75.20
More Info
from US$80.98
More Info
from US$92.55
More Info
from US$69.41
More Info
Reviews (279)
Filter reviews
264 results
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
More languages
Show reviews that mention
All reviews quinta da regaleira small group tour pena palace day tour sintra tour loves his country continental europe highly recommend this small visited cascais passenger van guide andre personal story own pace tour includes awesome trip great driver great tour
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 264 reviews
Reviewed 4 days ago

I booked this tour from their website. I should say that everything starting from the pick-up from my Airbnb to visiting all the key stops I needed to visit was great. I was travelling with my wife and there was one more couple in the...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank TyagiPranjal
Reviewed 6 days ago

our super friendly tour guide, Joao, picked us up at the hotel at 8:40 am, and we started a great and very efficient day away from Lisbon. (we were the 2nd group to be picked up, he picked up another couple after us, so 6...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank yayoi m
PortugueseForADay, Guest Relations Manager at Portuguese For a Day, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you so much for your positive review Yayoi! We’re so happy you had a good time in Sintra with your guide João. We hope this makes you want to come back again to Lisbon and explore new parts of the city. Regarding the communication,...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

I booked this tour specifically for hotel pick-up, and although the vehicles couldn't park right in front of our hotel the meeting place was literally a few feet away in a park/plaza very near the hotel. There were 4 tourists (2 couples) and our guide...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank historyz-fan
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I had a great time with this trip because I able to visit all the places that I wanted to see. If I had to go by myself with the public transportation I don't think I have enough time to cover all those places. Also...More

Thank paulamY2774NB
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A brilliant day out. We were the only ones so it was like a private tour. Filipa was a great guide. She spoke excellent English and told us stories about the people and places and explained where to go and what to see. Having the...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Gwen C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I recently had a 3 day break in Lisbon with my wife, and prior to going, I decided to book the Sintra day trip on advice from a Portuguese work colleague. I certainly am pleased that I did so, as it is without doubt the...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Mark S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were part of a six person, three couple group that went Sintra on 22nd February. Our guide Joao was brilliant from start to finish, He was informative and as well as the visuals of each of the places we visited, the knowledge and history...More

Date of experience: February 2019
1  Thank Josh B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I spent a full day with Joao on a trip to Sintra, Cascais, End of the World. He was such a nice guy, very knowledgeable about history and culture. We loved the experience and would definitely recommend. These places are beautiful.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Wolfey1
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A great day spent from our limited days in Lisbon. Joao arrived at our hotel at exactly the time we had been emailed. A very friendly knowledgeable guide. Our group only had 3 people on. It was worth the money. We arrived at Pena palace...More

1  Thank 1527holiday1011
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Joao was our guide, he was exceptionally knowledgable about the area and history of Portugal. The schedule of the day was fast moving but because of Joao’s recommendations it still allowed us to see the best bits of each destination, efficiently

Thank 892paulw892
View more reviews
Baixa, Rossio & Restauradores
A pending candidate to become a World Heritage Site,
Lisbon's downtown (the "Baixa Pombalina", or simply
"Baixa") is a perfect example of anti-earthquake
construction, having been rebuilt following the 1755
earthquake by the famous Marquês de Pombal (hence its
name). Its offer is vast: restaurants and cafes in
Rossio and Restauradores, outlets and shops in the
Áurea, Augusta, Prata and other famous streets, the
Nearby HotelsSee all 277 nearby hotels
Turim Restauradores Hotel
1,058 reviews
.04 miles away
VIP Executive Eden Aparthotel
1,355 reviews
.05 miles away
Suico Atlantico Hotel
217 reviews
.05 miles away
Orion Eden
13 reviews
.06 miles away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 5,298 nearby restaurants
Rodizio Brasil
43 reviews
.04 miles away
Fabrica da Nata
1,588 reviews
.08 miles away
Lisboa Ha Mesa
491 reviews
.09 miles away
Hard Rock Cafe
4,116 reviews
.04 miles away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 2,007 nearby attractions
Miradouro da Senhora do Monte
3,224 reviews
.05 miles away
6 reviews
.08 miles away
RoadTrip Sintra & Lisboa
236 reviews
.08 miles away
Elevador da Gloria
1,045 reviews
.08 miles away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
18 November 2018|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from PortugueseForADay | Property representative |
Hello again Valerie, We are happy that we finally ended up communicating before the tour and that you found our emails. Don't forget to always check spam/junk box ;) See you soon. Alexandra Portuguese For a Day Tours
Sharon P
4 March 2017|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from PortugueseForADay | Property representative |
Hello Sharon!! :D Thank you so much. I received your review! You're so kind! I had such a great day with you too. I really hope we can meet some time soon. Please send me a direct email so that I can have your contact and... More