Gir'Almada Walking Tour - Get to know the other side of the river

Gir'Almada Walking Tour - Get to know the other side of the river
Walking & Biking Tours > Walking Tours > City Walk
$52.94
Duration: 3 hours
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On the other side of the river you can see one of the most beautiful views in Lisbon. Take with us the ‘’cacilheiro’’ to the other margin where you will find stories related to the sea. The tour includes the visit to the Naval Museum. Then we will go up the Boca do Vento elevator and discover the historical centre of Almada, visiting the Casa da Cerca. We go down back to Cacilhas and enjoy again the stunning views of Lisbon, embracing the city.

The meeting point is in Cais do Sodré at 9:30 a.m or 2:30 pm where we are catching the ferry to the other side of the river. This relaxing trip takes only few minutes to get to Cacilhas, a small neighbourhood with charming buildings and seafood restaurants,. First we walk along the river side where we find some ruined warehouses. They were once small shipyards to be used for boat repairment and supply. Through those old and ruined buildings we find on the way some street art. We stop to enjoy the beautiful garden of Ginjal. A constrast of ladscape, having always the beautiful scenery of Lisbon. We will visit the Naval museum where our guide will tell you further stories related to the ship buiding and this industry that brought many people to live in Almada. After the visit we will go up the elevator of Boca do Vento. At its top you can still enjoy the stunning views. We will walk a bit around the historical center of Almada and we will visit the ''Casa da Cerca'', a modern art museum, which was once a 18th century palace. After the visit we go back down to Cacilhas and stop to see the frigate D. Fernando e Glória and the impressive submarine - Barracuda. We do a final stop at the Cacilhas lighthouse embracing the city of Lisbon!

On the other side of the river you can see one of the most beautiful views in Lisbon. Take with us the ‘’cacilheiro’’ to the other margin where you will find stories related to the sea. The tour includes the visit to the Naval Museum. Then we will go up the Boca do Vento elevator and discover the historical centre of Almada, visiting the Casa da Cerca. We go down back to Cacilhas and enjoy again the stunning views of Lisbon, embracing the city.