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29 Mar 2016
“Brilliant, inclusive tour”
1 Mar 2016
“Alex is the best!”
*****************John Doe Tours***************** Free Walking Tours in Lisbon Monday to Saturday at 10:30 a.m Private Tours Also Available "Life is your adventure, and so is Lisbon" We are one of the most awsome and entretaining walking...more
Rua Aurea 279, Lisbon 1100-062, Portugal
Baixa, Rossio & Restauradores
+351 919 845 383
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Reviewed March 29, 2016

John Doe Tours appear to happen every day except Sunday, starting at 10.30am outside Sabores de Madeira on Rua Aurea, just down from the Santa Justa lift and one street out of Rossio. Alex is your guide. What a sense of humour and so inclusive,...More

Date of experience: March 2016
Thank Ollerbarrow
Reviewed March 1, 2016

Such a great tour - thoroughly recommend! We learnt so much, more than just history of the city but also local hotspots, fun facts, and a real, honest taste of modern Lisbon. The walk was 3 hours and Alex speaks excellent English, and has a...More

Date of experience: March 2016
Thank Bridget D
Reviewed October 30, 2015

The best tour, the best info, a great insight, very generous guy. I really loved it. The tour is complete on all levels. REally, we had the best moment and got to meet a really nice interesting local.

Date of experience: October 2015
Thank Sonia M
Reviewed September 17, 2015 via mobile

The tour and guide was excellent. Alex was very helpful good knowledge good communication, funny and detailed enough to but not to overwhelm you. Perfect tour to get you to the heart of Lisbon.

Date of experience: September 2015
Thank spinbox21
Reviewed September 8, 2015

A great guy from the Azores tells you everything about Lisboa in a 3hour walk. And shows you the important things of Baixa and Alfama.

Date of experience: September 2015
Thank Jeroen B
Reviewed August 16, 2015

I went on a Saturday morning with my 16-year-old daughter. Our guide, Alex, was funny, informative and took us to places I would not have found alone. I particulary liked the street art, small back streets and local stories and tales. My daughter liked the...More

Date of experience: August 2015
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Reviewed August 11, 2015

We found John Doe walking tour through a pamphlet at an information center and so glad we stumbled upon Alex and his little adventures. Alex provided us with a lot of information about the city and its history and took us to lovely places for...More

Date of experience: August 2015
Thank JanetTO T
Reviewed August 8, 2015 via mobile

Alex was a great tour guide! Be prepared to walk because he takes you to some great spots that I didn't see the other tours going to. If you love great views you will be able to snap some great pictures (see photos). Also Alex...More

Date of experience: August 2015
Thank ebehna
Reviewed July 30, 2015

Our walking tour guide was Alex, and his unique view and twist on the history of Lisbon and Portugal really made the experience feel like it was personally for us. Alex was very kind and gave us information on vegetarian restaurants to go to, as...More

Date of experience: July 2015
Thank Gertmate
Reviewed July 26, 2015

We've found a leaflet about the "Lisboa free walking tours" and decided to take a tour with the expectation of getting "the real" knowledge about Lisboa historical core more than it's presented in the guidebooks. The tour really was above our expectation. Alex -the guide-...More

Date of experience: July 2015
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Baixa, Rossio & Restauradores
A pending candidate to become a World Heritage Site,
Lisbon's downtown (the "Baixa Pombalina", or simply
"Baixa") is a perfect example of anti-earthquake
construction, having been rebuilt following the 1755
earthquake by the famous Marquês de Pombal (hence its
name). Its offer is vast: restaurants and cafes in
Rossio and Restauradores, outlets and shops in the
Áurea, Augusta, Prata and other famous streets, the
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