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Lisbon - Tram 28: Discover Lisbon’s Hidden Secrets

Tram 28: Discover Lisbon’s Hidden Secrets

(170 reviews)
Lisbon centre, Lisbon, Portugal
45 mins
Tip-Supported

About the tour

Tram 28 is one of the best ways to explore the old city, Lisbon’s historic heritage, and typical neighborhoods. On this magical trip, you will see the different layers on the historical center of Lisbon like a local from the view of our iconic 28 Tram with many secrets to be revealed. From more modern parts like Intendente and Graca neighborhood to great viewpoints over Alfama like Portas do Sol and Sta Luzia considered one of the oldest neighborhoods in Europe and one of the best places for you to see and feel the soul of Lisbon with houses over 600 years old. Visiting Baixa-Chiado is globally known because of the unique examples of architecture, buildings, and streets from the 18th century created after the great earthquake in 1755 to Chiado and Bairro Alto, famous for the iconic stores the oldest bookshop in the world, and nightlife. All over this trip, you will see from the 28 tram view many of Lisbon's iconic monuments like the famous Saint Vicent church, Se Cathedral one of the oldest in the world, the house where Saint Anthony was born in Portugal, and Cafe Brasileira where the statue of the famous Portuguese poet Fernando Pessoa is located, this virtual trip will be the perfect taste of Lisbon.


Meet your local guide

Igor

Imagine bumping into a tour guide who's a Reiki therapist, a meditation lover, a great didjeridu player, and a unicycle rider! That's Igor for you. Igor is a Lisbon local who loves to meet people from across the world. Since childhood, he has been passionate about history, art, drawing, painting, and for the last 7 years, street art. Over the years, he has enjoyed taking people around the cultural and historical sites. Igor enjoys guiding his guests off the beaten track, exploring everything this amazing city has to offer. He has even has partnered with National Geographic in their student expeditions program doing tours for their students in Lisbon. Joining a tour with Igor will allow you to see Lisbon through his eyes, and explore the culture and history in an authentic, funny, and relaxed way. Be sure to join one of his tours - you won't regret it!

Igor has been guiding since Aug 2014


What to expect

Get ready for something special. We're travelling to Lisbon with no passport, no plane ticket and no luggage. And yet you'll experience all the sights, sounds and stories with just your laptop, favorite snack and an amazing guide.

The tour will last about 45 mins and will be live-streamed by your guide directly from Lisbon. Forget about slideshows or pre-recorded videos, this is a live broadcast and anything can happen!

While on the tour you’ll be able to see a full screen video of your guide and their surroundings, interact with them and other travellers through the live chat, see where you are in the world on a map and show your appreciation with a tip.


Why are they tip-supported?

We are running these tours on a tip-supported basis to make them as accessible as possible. They are free to join, but you have the option to leave a tip during the tour.

The majority of your tip goes directly to support the guide's hard work, while the rest helps Heygo continue to build a place that brings the world closer together.


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How to join

Reserve your spot by selecting a time to book. Once done, you’ll be able to see your reservations on your Trips page and we’ll send you an email confirmation with a link to join the tour.

For the best viewing experience, please join on a computer using Google Chrome.


Reviews from travellers

Sue C.

14 March 2021

The tram ride was a great way to visit Lisbon and Igor is a wonderful guide

Jane A.

14 March 2021

Loved the tram trip, we saw so much, thank you

Petra L.

14 March 2021

Wow, what an Amazing tour! Thank you Igor

Rosemary B.

13 March 2021

A good mix of tram and walking. The tram gave a good idea of where different areas were in relation to each other but I worried about Igor's safety being in close confinement with other passengers. What makes Igor so good? His enthusiasm.

Karis W.

13 March 2021

Excellent tour guide


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