Lisbon Itinerary - Tours and Activities
Updated: Sep 25
Discover a charming world in Lisbon, Portugal, with its beautiful architecture and local cuisine. Lisbon's alluring beauty and sumptuous food scenes will make your trip unforgettable with its blend of modern chic and old-world charm. The city offers countless sightseeing opportunities, from the commanding São Jorge Castle offering panoramic views of the sun-kissed city to the impressive Jerónimos Monastery, a testament to Portugal's golden age of exploration.
Below are some of the experiences you can have while visiting Lisbon. For additional discounts on attractions and public transportation, I recommend getting the Lisbon Pass.
Part of the job of a travel agent is to save clients time and money. I looked through hundreds of tours and picked out the best tours to book in various categories that are both the best in quality and price.
Prices listed below are subject to change. Rates are typically discounted for larger groups and children, so use the links provided to see the exact cost for your specific scenario and book what is of interest to you.
Tram No. 28 Ride & Walking Tour
Enjoy an adventure on board Lisbon’s historic Tram 28 as it crosses the city and drives up the famous hill where the city was born, Get rewarded with superb panoramic views, and walk through the romantic Alfama district.
Monday - Saturday at 9:30am
$22 per person
Lisbon Cable Car - $8 per person
City Highlights Private Tuk-Tuk Tour - $11 per person
Center of Lisbon to Belém by Bike - $16 per person
1-or 2-Day Hop-On Hop-Off Bus Tour - $23 per person
Electric Talking Car Tour - $25 per person
Lisbon Hills Tramcar Tour + Santa Justa Lift - $27 per person
7 Hills Electric Bike Tour - $35 per person
Amphibious Bus Tour - $35 per person
City Highlights Segway Tour - $38 per person
Lisbon by Night Electric Bike Tour - $40 per person
Old Town Sitway Tour - $49 per person
72/96-Hour Hop-On Hop-Off Bus, Tram & Boat Ticket - $49 per person
Lisbon 360º: Boat Trip, Bike, Walk & Yellow Tramway - $55 per person
Historical Replica Vintage Car Tour - $87 per group of 4
Sidecar Tour - $103 per person
Walking Tour of Lisbon
Come with us on this free walking tour of Lisbon, taking a journey through the most iconic spots in the Portuguese capital, and immerse yourself in the past and the present of the city of Fado.
Everyday at 10am, 11am, 4pm and 6pm
Fado Tour of Lisbon - Free!
Street Art Tour - Free!
Walking Tour of Mouraria & Graça - Free!
Walking Tour of Alfama - Free!
Alfama and São Jorge Castle Quarters Walking Tour - $22 per person
Old Alfama & Baixa Chiado Quarters Walking Tour - $22 per person
Belém District & the Salazar Dictatorship Legacy Walking Tour - $23 per person
Historical Walking Tour about the Slave Trade - $36 per person
Caldas da Rainha Unseen - $39 per person
Lisbon Full-Day Tour - $71 per person
Visit one of Lisbon's most iconic monuments with an entry ticket to the Belém Tower. Learn more about the UNESCO-listed fortress, built at the mouth of the River Tagus to defend the city from attack.
At your leisure
Tuesday - Sunday from 10am - 5:30pm
$7 per person
Walking Tour of Belem - Free!
Monserrate Palace and Park - $9 per person
Castle of the Moors - $9 per person
Queluz National Palace & Gardens - $11 per person
Pena Palace and Park - $15 per person
Cais do Sodré Tour + Belém Cruise - $30 per person
Belém Boat Tour - $31 per person
Saint George's Castle Guided Tour - $34 per person
Óbidos a Medieval Tale & Secrets Spots - $39 per person
Sintra and Pena Palace Tour - $60 per person
Enjoy access to the Jerónimos Monastery with this entry ticket and marvel at the monument's 16th-century Manueline architectural style.
At your leisure
Tuesday - Sunday from 10am - 6pm
$11 per person
Rua Augusta Arch - $4 per person
Lisbon Cathedral - $5 per person
Pillar 7 Bridge Experience - $6 per person
Batalha Monastery - $7 per person
Fatima Day Trip - $76 per person
Tomar, Batalha, & Alcobaça - $78 per person
Convent of Christ, Tomar & Almourol Knights Templar Tour - $89 per person
Royal Treasure Museum
Marvel at the remarkable items in the Royal Treasure Museum, located in the Ajuda National Palace, with this ticket. See iconic items such as the Crown Jewels, diplomatic gifts, and royal silverware.
At your leisure
Everyday from 10am - 6pm
$11 per person
National Tile Museum - $5 per person
Maritime Museum - $8 per person
Planetário de Marinha - $8 per person
Lisboa Story Centre - $8 per person
3D Fun Art Museum - $12 per person
Banksy Museum, Permanent Exhibition - $13 per person
Lisbon Earthquake Museum - $23 per person
Sintra, Cascais & Quinta da Regaleira
Discover Sintra & Cascais, two of the most magical places in Portugal. The Regaleira Palace, the Natural Park & the area's sweet treats await!
8 - 9 hours
Everyday at 8:30am and 9:30am
$56 per person
Obidos Day Trip - $43 per person
4x4 Tour to Cape Espichel - $49 per person
Obidos & Nazare - $60 per person
Sintra, Cabo da Roca & Quinta da Regaleira - $64 per person
Sintra, Cabo da Roca, Cascais & Pena Palace - $68 per person
Fátima, Batalha, Nazaré, and Óbidos Tour - $69 per person
Sintra, Pena Palace & Cascais Sailing Trip - $76 per person
Sintra, Pena Palace & Cabo da Roca Hike Trip - $76 per person
Cristo Rei, Arrabida and Setubal Day Trip - $76 per person
Pena Palace, Regaleira, Sintra & Cascais - $81 per person
Pena Palace, Regaleira, Sintra & Cascais & Cape de Roca - $86 per person
Azeitão, Arrábida, Setúbal & Palmela - $87 per person
Berlenga Grande Day Trip - $92 per person
Porto Day Trip - $97 per person
Porto, Nazaré & Óbidos Tour - $120 per person
Porto and Fatima Day Trip - $133 per person
Food Crawl with Dinner
Embark on a gastronomic adventure through the vibrant Bairro Alto neighborhood of Lisbon, and treat your taste buds to the irresistible flavors of traditional and modern petiscos, perfectly complemented with an array of drinks, such as wine, beer, ginjinha, and shots.
Everyday at 5pm
$17 per person
Tapas Food Experience - $39 per person
Pastel de Nata Baking Class - $54 per person
Local Market, Food, and Culture Walking Tour - $65 per person
Hands on Portuguese Cooking Class - $77 per person
Delightful Three-Course Dinner - $79 per person
Secret Food Tour - $85 per person
Wine Tasting at Quinta das Murgas
Vertical wine tasting experience of different vintages of the same wine, allowing you to compare and contrast the differences between the various vintages. This creates a unique and rare experience. This activity is a great attraction for wine lovers, who want to improve their knowledge and appreciate the different nuances of wines from different years.
Monday - Saturday from 9am - 6pm
$39 per person
Évora and Alentejo Wine Region Day Trip - $82 per person
Wine & Tapas Tasting Session - $92 per person
Port Wine Tasting & Tapas - $92 per person
Évora and Monsaraz Day Tour with Wine Tasting - $105 per person
Tipsy Tour Fun Bar Crawl
The Lisbon Tipsy Tour is the perfect way to meet like-minded travelers, sip tasty local drinks, and explore Lisbon's wild nightlife. Forget the standard boring city tours! Live your best life on your holiday in Lisbon.
Everyday at 8pm
$17 per person
Pub Crawl in Lisbon Bairro Alto & Pink Street - $20 per person
Pub Crawl with Open Bar and VIP Club Entry - $22 per person
Sangria Bike Bar Tour - $27 per person
Beer Bike Bar Tour - $29 per person
Craft Beer Tasting - $30 per person
Intimate Live Fado Music Show with Port Wine
Experience an intimate live Fado show with local artists in downtown Lisbon. Get an authentic look at traditional music as Portuguese guitars and classic guitars accompany the singers.
Everyday at 6pm
$21 per person
Fado in Chiado' Live Show - $22 per person
Fado Tour & Dinner - $54 per person
Alfama Tour and Live Fado with Traditional Dinner - $54 per person
Photoshoot at Belem Tower
Your photographer will meet you at the location and skilfully guide you through the photoshoot using their local knowledge, while you soak in the panoramic view and enjoy the gentle breeze. After the photoshoot, you will receive your edited photos in a digital gallery link within 48 hours to your email.
15 - 45 mins
Everyday from 9am - 4:30pm
$38 per group of 8
Photoshoot at Praça do Comercio - $38 per group of 8
Photoshoot at Alfama - $38 per group of 8
Private Highlights Photography Tour - $39 per person
Traditional Boat Trip
Discover the monuments and landmarks of the Portuguese capital with our fun, comfortable boat trip along the coast of Lisbon on the River Tagus.
45 mins - 2 hours
Everyday from 11am - 6pm
Starting from $16 per person
Tagus River Cruise with Traditional Muscatel Wine - $18 per person
Boat Tour in Peniche - $19 per person
Sailing Tour - $22 per person
Tagus River Cruise, Day, Sunset, or Night - $25 per person
Sunset Boat Tour with Music and Drinks - $27 per person
Boat Tour with Champagne - $31 per person
River Cruise with Fado Show - $33 per person
Boat Party Day, Sunset, or Night w/ Music & Open Bar - $38 per person
Yacht Charter - Starting from $325 per group of 12
Dolphin Watching in Arrábida Natural Park
Take a boat from the Sesimbra fishing village harbor to discover the marine reserve of the Arrábida Natural Park. The landscape full of limestone cliffs and the company of the dolphins will make your day unique.
3 - 4 hours
Everyday at 10:30am
$49 per person
Sesimbra and Espichel Grotto Tour - $59 per person
Snorkeling at Arrabida Natural Park - $67 per person
Kayaking and Snorkeling Adventure - $76 per person
Sesimbra Underwater Exploration by Seaview Board - $76 per person
Catch some waves on a 2-hour or 4-hour surfing adventure just south of Lisbon. Discover the best surf spots, suitable for beginners or advanced surfers and get tips from an expert instructor.
2 - 4 hours
Everyday at 9am and 2pm
$33 per person
Stand Up Paddleboarding - $43 per person
Surf Courses In Peniche and Baleal - $44 per person
Banana Boat - $50 per person
Bodyboard Experience - $54 per person
Sea Kayak or Surfski - $55 per person
Jet Ski Rental - $132 per person
Hiking in Arrábida Nature Park
Get to know the Arrabida National Park and other natural places on foot, where you can observe the fauna and flora as well as learn of this region's rich history and culture.
3 - 5 hours
Everyday at 10am
$43 per person
25 de Abril Bridge Guided Climbing Experience - $27 per person
Sesimbra Kayak Discovery Experience - $38 per person
Arrábida Natural Park Caving - $49 per person
Arrábida Natural Park Coasteering Trip with Speedboat Ride - $65 per person
Arrábida Natural Park Adventure Circuit - $71 per person
Sesimbra and Arrábida National Park Tour with Wine Tasting - $71 per person
Nature Park of Arrábida Paddleboarding - $76 per person
Climbing And Surfing Experience - $115 per person
Paragliding Tandem Flight
Take in the beautiful colors of the ocean and marvel at the iconic Lisbon coastline from the air as you paraglide with an expert.
Everyday from 10am - 8pm
Starting from $102 per person
Get acquainted with the stunning natural landscapes surrounding Lisbon during a horseback ride to Costa de Caparica. After strolling past the colossal Fossil Cliffs, you’ll climb atop a horse and canter past stunning coastal scenery. On this small-group tour — limited to six people — you’ll receive personalized attention from your guide.
Everyday from 10am and 2:30pm
Starting from $121 per person
Setúbal Tour + Horse Riding in Comporta - $130 per person
Watercolor Postcard Painting
Just a step away from the hustle and bustle of the city center, this activity will let you experience Lisbon in a whole new way. You will slow down to enjoy the beautiful scenery and capture it forever with paintbrushes. Drawing and painting are a great way to take in your surroundings and help you enjoy where you are in a whole new way.
Everyday at 4:30pm
$44 per person
Benfica Stadium Tour
Benfica stadium, also known as Da Luz Stadium, is one of the great football temples of Lisbon. On this tour you'll discover the history of the club and visit its museum.
Everyday from 10am - 5pm
Starting from $17 per person
Discover more than 8,000 sea creatures from 4 ocean habitats at the Oceanário de Lisboa with a pre-booked entrance ticket. Immerse yourself in the North Atlantic, Antarctic, Temperate Pacific, and Tropical Indian Ocean.
At your leisure
Everyday from 11am - 6pm
$27 per person