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Cosmopolitan holidays in Lisbon effortlessly blend culture and beach. Combine an inviting year-round climate with fascinating history, plenty of things to do and breathtaking surrounding areas - just waiting to be explored.
This captivating destination boasts all of the characteristics that you’d expect from a European city, with its timeless architecture, bustling squares and unique blend of old and new. But it’s the hidden treasures that make it a one-off – with the charming backstreets, old-world charm and 1930’s era seaside cafes. Explore the wonders of Lisbon – shop in open-air markets, enjoy a round of golf or hire a car and get a feel of the contrasting surrounding areas.
Combine a morning sightseeing tour of Lisbon with an afternoon exploring the Estoril Coast, Cascais and the mountainous region of Sintra. See the charming Alfama quarter, Belém Tower, the Monument to the Discoveries, the World Heritage Sites of Jerónimos Monastery and the beautiful Sintra National Palace. Then take in views of the Atlantic Ocean as you drive along the Estoril Coast and through Cascais - discover the beauty of Sintra and Colares while you learn interesting facts from your guide.
Perfect for first-time visitors, this guided walking tour takes you to the major sites of central Lisbon - you will get a great insight into the city's history and culture. Experience old Lisbon by walking around the Moorish Alfama neighbourhood and taking a trip on one of Lisbon's vintage trams. Admire the Eden Theatre, Sé de Lisboa cathedral and the cafes and boutiques of the elegant Chiado neighbourhood. Numbers are limited to 20 people, ensuring you'll receive personalised attention from your guide.
Explore Lisbon with ease and sightsee at leisure with the Lisbon City Card, offering discounts across the city with your choice of a 24, 48 or 72-hour pass. Gothic palaces and intriguing museums are big draws to the laid-back Portuguese capital, so make the most of them with heavily discounted entrance fees. Selected UNESCO World Heritage Sites like Pena National Palace in Sintra are free to enter, and you can even make use of free public transport in the city too.
See Lisbon's beauty at night on an illuminations sightseeing tour. Relax on a comfortable coach and see the city’s main landmarks illuminated at night, such as Marqués de Pombal Square, Rossio Square, the 25th of April Bridge and the Monument to the Discoveries. Take in views of the UNESCO World Heritage-listed sites of Jerónimos Monastery and the Belém Tower, then head to central Lisbon to enjoy a Portuguese dinner with live Fado music and a folk dance performance.
Take an afternoon tour to the town of Fátima, a once-sleepy rural village that is one of the most important places of pilgrimage in the Catholic world. Meet your guide in central Lisbon or enjoy pickup from your hotel, with your guide visit the sites where the Virgin Mary was said to have appeared in 1917 and learn about this incredibly spiritual place. Enjoy free time to explore on your own and attend a mass at Our Lady of Fátima Sanctuary, if you wish.