If Lisbon has been calling your name but time is of the essence, fear not. This guide will help you make the most of a 4-day stint in this charming city. From the renowned classics to the lesser-known delights, let’s delve into a whirlwind exploration of Lisbon.
A Captivating Journey Through Lisbon’s Heart and Soul
Day 1: Classic Meets Culture
Start your Lisbon 4-day itinerary in Belem, where the historic Jeronimos Monastery stands proud. Sample the renowned Pasteis de Belem before journeying into the heart of Alfama. Venture out on our Alfama private walking tour and traverse its labyrinthine alleys, catch sight of Lisbon from São Jorge Castle, and cap off your first day in Lisbon with traditional Fado music – we know a few hidden gems we can recommend.
Day 2: Urban Edge and Hidden Hangouts
Switch gears and explore LX Factory – a creative haven housed in an industrial setting. Seek out local art, offbeat shops, and cafes pulsating with local energy. Later, after lunch, retreat to the tranquility of Monsanto Park for a nature walk and panoramic views that put the city in perspective.
Day 3: Winding Streets and Uncovered Gems
Lose yourself in the picturesque alleys of Bairro Alto, followed by a leisurely walk through Estrela, home to the mesmerizing Estrela Basilica. Satisfy your culinary cravings at Campo de Ourique Market, an authentic hub of Portuguese flavors.
Day 4: Cross the Tagus and Urban Exploration
Venture to Almada for a different perspective. Marvel at the Christ the King statue and get your dose of street art in the artsy Almada district. Wind down your adventure at LX Market (Sundays), a bustling flea market with treasures waiting to be discovered.
Remember, this is just a glimpse into Lisbon’s wonders. When you choose to explore Lisbon with us, we tailor your experience to your unique preferences. Our tailor-made services ensure your time in Lisbon aligns perfectly with your interests. Check out one of our many Lisbon tours on offer. So, while this guide offers a taste of what’s possible in a short Lisbon 4-day itinerary, your actual journey with us will be a masterpiece crafted just for you.