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Live History is a 100% Portuguese registered trademark and a licensed company by the tourism bureau of Portugal. Learn the history and legends of the old town most representative neighborhoods, told by real local guides (sometimes impersonating...more
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Praca Dom Pedro IV, Lisbon, Portugal
Baixa, Rossio & Restauradores
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+351 914 157 419
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Reviewed yesterday

We joined this tour, on Oct 16 morning (English) by chance. The guide's name was Jofre. We feel lucky that we did! Jofre was friendly, knowledgeable and has an orator's voice. He took us for a 3-hour long walking tour covering most the old city,...More

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Live-History, Proprietário at Live History, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

many thanks for your review!!! :)

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Rodrigo gave us a great tour. We learned alot about the beautiful city of lisbon and even the sercret restaurant spot! I would recommend this tour to everyone!

Thank Mathijs R
Live-History, Proprietário at Live History, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

many thanks for your review!! :)

Reviewed 1 week ago

Amazing tour guide, Rodriguinho, with vast knowledge of Lisbon history, but also some great opinions and advices that help you get to know Lisbon more. If you follow his advice you will experience Lisbon, like a real Lisbonian and not just like a regular tourist!...More

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Live-History, Proprietário at Live History, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

many thanks for the review!! :)

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Recommend Marco’s Alfama and Mouraria tour to everyone visiting Lisbon. Had been the highlight of our stay. He’s a great story teller and his passion for Lisbon really showed. Was a great way to explore the two districts and learn about the history but also...More

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Live-History, Proprietário at Live History, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

many thanks for your review!! :)

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I highly recommend the Mouraria and Alfama walking tour and the guide Rodrigo. His english is perfect, his knoledge about Lisbon is incredible and he has fantastic sense of humor. Going on Mouraria and Alfama walking tour with Rodrigo will make your visit to Lisbon...More

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Live-History, Proprietário at Live History, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

many thanks for your review!! :)

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I absolutely loved the Alfama tour! Our guide Marco showed us adorable little streets, told us many fascinating stories and fun fact. He and Lisbon were both charming ;) The only problem, I forgot what was the name of the king who had a zoo...More

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Live-History, Proprietário at Live History, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

many thanks for your review!! :) you don't remember some names or expressions but you seem to have learned and memorised a lot :) D. Manuel I is the king you are mentioning and the popular saying for throwing out waste through the windows is...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I attended the afternoon tour and really enjoed it! the guys (guides) were super nice and showed amazing places in the city! Even though it was my third in Lisboa, i could see new intereresting places uand learned a lot of new interesting stories about...More

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Live-History, Proprietário at Live History, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

many thanks for your review!! :)

Reviewed 15 August 2018 via mobile

The places we visit in this tour were really well chosen. Tour guide (Joffre knew a lot of interesting histories, was funny and was able to keep people engaged.

Thank AnaM18126
Live-History, Proprietário at Live History, responded to this reviewResponded 18 August 2018

many thanks for your review!!! :)

Reviewed 20 July 2018 via mobile

We did the three hour free morning walking tour. Really interesting and incredibly well informed guide with perfect English. Tour was very well paced and we learnt so much. We’ve done 5 free city tours in other major cities and this was by far the...More

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Live-History, Proprietário at Live History, responded to this reviewResponded 21 July 2018

many thanks for the review!!! :)

Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

Very informative and entertaining. Lisbon has a fascinating history and Joffrey really brought it to life. His English was perfect yet he is a local that knew the city as well he explained its’ history. Make sure you bring good walking shoes as the tour...More

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Live-History, Proprietário at Live History, responded to this reviewResponded 11 July 2018

many thanks for your review!! :)

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