Lisbon Highlights and Pastry Tasting

Price: $88.00
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Shore Excursion Size ? Standard
Shore Excursion Type Cultural, Active, Scenic
Shore Excursion Duration 3 Hours 35 Minutes
Activity Level ? Moderate
Shore Excursion Leaves From ? Cruise Ship Pier
Food/Beverage Provided Snack, Beverage (Pastry and water)
Recommended Dress We recommend wearing comfortable, seasonal clothing and comfortable walking shoes. We also suggest sun protection, hat and sunglasses.
Restrictions Guests must be able to get in and out of transportation. Guests must be able to walk on paved, gravel, and cobblestone surfaces, many of which are uneven and/or on an incline. This tour is not wheelchair accessible.

Lisbon Highlights and Pastry Tasting

Lisbon is Portugal's hilly, coastal and stunning capital city with the imposing Sao Jorge Castle where the view encompasses the old city's pastel-colored buildings, Tagus Estuary and Ponte 25 de Abril suspension bridge. As one of the most charismatic and vibrant cities in Europe, she effortlessly blends traditional heritage with striking modernism and progressive thinking.

Discover the natural and architectural beauty of Lisbon when you set off on a leisurely panoramic drive offering many photo opportunities along the way. First up you will see in Lisbon's Old Quarter the imposing Commerce Square. Make a stop at Sao Pedro de Alcantara Belvedere for amazing views of downtown, Saint Georges Castle and the Tagus River.

Continue to Jeronimos Monastery, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Visit Jeranimo's Church, where Portuguese explorers were given a rousing sendoff. See the tomb of Vasco da Gama, the Portuguese explorer who discovered the maritime route to India.

At the Confeitaria de Belam, enjoy a scrumptious custard cream pastry crafted from a secret recipe from the Jeronimos monks. This delicious pastry is made from a secret recipe passed down from generations of monks. This short, but concise tour while in Lisbon is perfect for first time visitors as well as those returning who may not have seen these highlights on their first visit.

Book today and experience Lisbon to discover her beauty and taste a local tradition to complete a half-day experience you will treasure for years to come.

Please Note: Tour order may vary, but all sites will be visited. Interior visits to Jeronimos Church are dependent on religious ceremonies that may occur without prior notice. The church will be closed for religious ceremonies on Sunday mornings and is closed on Mondays.