Belém Walking Tour
Travel back in time with us and uncover the golden age of Portuguese history!
Have you heard of Infante Dom Henrique, Vasco da Gama or Luís Vaz de Camões? These three men are among the most famous figures in Portuguese history and on this tour, you will find out why.
The XIV and XV centuries saw the peak in the expansion of the Portuguese empire, with the discovery of new lands and maritime routes, putting Portugal at the vanguard of European overseas expeditions. Belém was the launch place of these important discoveries and on our tour, you will learn more about the history, legends, and tales of the former empire.
Leaving Rossio Square, you will take the train to Belém and enjoy a 3-hour walking tour with one of our expert guides. On your guided walk, you will pass by some famous monuments in Belém including the 25th April Bridge (providing the perfect photo opportunity!), the impressive Monastery of Jerónimos and Tower of Belém and of course, taste Lisbon’s original Pastel de Nata (highly recommended!).
Thus, if you want to discover the true history of Portugal, join us and visit Belém!