Walking tours

Sunset, Fado and Tapas Walking Tour

Availability: Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Duration: 3 hours
Language: English
Mobile voucher accepted
Do this because
  • Experience the sweet taste of Lisbon’s favorite liquor in a local Fado tavern.
  • Learn the history of Fado music, from the taverns to the Noble Palaces.
  • Admire the sunset from the hill of the Castle.
  • Wander through scenic Alfama at dusk.
  • Enjoy a Fado performance in an old palace.
What to expect

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!

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What's included
  • Typical tapas dinner with drinks included (red or white wine or soft drinks) and vegetarian option
  • Live Fado music show
  • Ginjinha liquor
  • Ride on tram
What's not included
  • Guided visit inside monuments
Where

Praça Martim Moniz, 1100-198 Lisboa, Portugal

Meeting point:

In front of the Hotel Mundial's main entrance in Martim Moniz square. It is recommended to be at the meeting point 5 minutes in advance. Conclusion point: Fado House in Alfama

What to remember
  • Please wear confortable shoes and be prepared in case it rains
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When

March to October: Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday at 7.00pm

November to February: Friday and Saturday

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Provider
Inside Tours
Booking fee
Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
Cancellation policy
Receive a 100 % refund if you cancel up to 2 days before the activity begins. If you cancel up to a day before, you can still receive a 50 % refund.

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