Cultural tour Alfama, Lisbon
Alfama is, by definition, the place of birth of the portuguese music and caracter. Join this tour to Alfama and discover the heart of the city with us, fall in love with every landscape and the take the best pictures of the city.
What does it include?
- Specialized guide
- Adults: 12 €/each
- Students (under 25 y.o.): 10 €/each
- Children under 14: free
Discover the most authentic quarter of the city with our tour. We will explore the hidden and small squares of the muslim quarter of the city, that still have the sailor spirit that once had. In this tour, we’ll understand the tranformation of the mosque to a christian cathedral, and the commitment of the people to their Saints. It will also be show how the life was in the city of Lisbon and in the Alfama quater. Its jails got the freedom of those that see the river from their cells, and how the churches marked the way to heaven for those that committed their lives to the rest of the people.
Things you’ll discover:
- Conception Church
- José Saramago Foundation
- Chafariz de El-Rey (fountain) and the Rats Palace
- Wall and Quarter
- Cathedral and St. Antonio Quarter
- Aljibe jail
- Lemon tree jail
- San Vicente de Fora
With every booking Xmigrations cleans 1kg of plastics from the beaches or plants a tree. You choose.