Self-guided Discovery Walk in Lisbon’s Bairro Alto and Bica: fun figures and fabulous views
Walking tours

Self-guided Discovery Walk in Lisbon’s Bairro Alto and Bica: fun figures and fabulous views

Free cancellation
Language: English
Availability: Flexible
Mobile voucher accepted
Duration: from 1 hour 30 minutes to 3 hours
Do this because
  • Explore Lisbon during this interactive and fun discovery walk
  • Learn about the history and local stories of Bairro Alto & Bica n a playful way
  • Solve location-based riddles to unlock directions to your next stop along the route
  • See popular sights from a different angle and discover hidden local spots
What to expect

Do you enjoy the thrill and beauty of exploration? On this walk, you’ll immerse yourself in Lisbon’s Bairro Alto, Bica and Cais do Sodré. Location-based riddles on your phone will guide you through these vibrant neighborhoods, and the discovery, that wonderful ‘a-ha!’ moment is yours to claim. You’ll be surprised with very local stories and hidden spots, and your curiosity will be fueled with historical facts, intriguing statues, breathtaking views and intricate “azulejos” tiles along the way… This experience was created by the game's co-founders, Kristina & Wendy.

This playful walk across Lisbon’s vibrant neighborhoods sharpens your senses and encourages you to appreciate the most wonderful – and often hidden – details around you. Whether you know Lisbon or just start exploring here, this experience gives you a perspective on discovery that will inspire your curiosity wherever you go next. This trail is also available in Portuguese.

Local wonders you’ll discover on this walk include:

  • São Roque church & Carmo Convent
  • Views from Topo Chiado
  • The miradouro (viewing point) of Santa Catarina
  • A bar on top of a car park
  • Super tasty foods of Time Out Market

This discovery walk is an educational and fun activity for friends, couples, families with kids, curious locals, visitors, and team building. You can fully enjoy this experience of connecting with the city while staying in your own group.

Along the way, enjoy meaningful moments of discovery; explore, learn and have fun! Use #secretcitytrails to be featured on the company's social media and enter a monthly raffle to win a free discovery walk.

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What's included
  • Discovery Game in Lisbon available for six months after purchase
Where

R. de São Pedro de Alcântara, 1200-470 Lisboa, Portugal

Meeting point:

Starts your Discovery Game on the Miradouro de São Pedro de Alcantara.

What to remember
  • You will receive your game within 24 hours after your booking
  • This is a self-guided tour, there is no tour guide that meets you at the start location
  • You will receive an email with a link to your game. The link to the game is valid up to 6 months after the purchase. By tapping the play button your game opens in your phone’s browser. No downloads needed
  • You can stop the game and take a break at any point and start where you left off later
  • You can play Monday to Saturday, starting between 12.30pm and 9.00pm
  • The game is recommended to be played in a team of 1-5 people
  • You can share a team viewer link, so everyone can read riddles and stories on their phones. Just make sure to select one person to enter answers
  • Start on the Miradouro de São Pedro de Alcantara
  • Ends near Cais do Sodre
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When
  • You can play Monday to Saturday, starting between 12.30pm and 9.00pm
  • You can start the game up to 6 months after the purchase
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Provider
Secret City Trails
Booking fee
Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
Cancellation policy
Receive a 100% refund if you cancel up to 24 hours before the activity begins.

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