True Portuguese Soul in Mouraria

Mouraria, Lisbon, Portugal
30 mins
Tip-Supported

About the tour

Exploring our culture is knowing our soul! This adventure will take you to the old neighborhood of Mouraria, exploring the secret and important places that dig into the Portuguese roots in Lisbon. Igor will transform you into a Lisbon local throughout this tour and share everything he knows about the history, culture, and art for you to feel the real spirit of the city. Wander with Igor through the narrow streets with hundreds of years of history as he guides you in his relaxed and often humorous way! You will learn about Fado music and you will see where it started. You will see people doing barbecues on the streets, amazing tributes to honor the elderly people in Lisbon, breathtaking viewpoints, unique examples of Moorish architecture and learn about our famous Lisbon liquor Ginjinha! "With or without?" The tavern owner will ask you... Igor will tell you the answer later! Don't miss this fun and special experience with Igor - definitely one to do with family and friends.


Meet your local guide

Igor

Igor is a Tour Guide and Street Artist, Activist with the Street name of Morpheus II. He is a Lisbon local that loves to meet people. Since childhood he has been passionate about history, art, drawing, painting and for the last 7 years, street art. He is trained in graphic design and advertising. Over the years he has enjoyed taking people around the cultural and historical sites, as well as 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 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 amazing guide.

The tour will last about 30 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 book and join, but you have the option to tip the guide during the tour.

Leaving a tip will help support the guides and allow us to offer tours in more places around the world. If you aren't able to leave a tip, then it would be great if you can share the tour with friends and family to spread the word.


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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 or tablet.


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