The Private Accessible 6 Hour Lisbon Shore Excursion begins as your professional private guide and driver greets you at the Lisbon cruise port. Board your accessible van, and set out on a full day adventure tailored to your preferred pace and accessibility needs. There will be plenty of time to admire all the fascinating sites, listen to the guide’s fascinating stories and capture some beautiful vacation pictures to share back home.
This wheelchair accessible tour of Lisbon takes you on a beautiful drive through the popular Baixa area, the Lower Town of Lisbon. Here, you’ll see the famous Santa Justa Lift, a beautifully crafted elevator that transports passengers between districts,and Rossio Square, one of Lisbon’s main squares since the Middle Age! Time and traffic permitting you may be able to visit the inside too!
The first stop of the day will be Miradouro de Sao Pedro, a panoramic view point from where you can admire the beauty of the city. Here,you’ll have some time to get an impressive overview of this Portuguese gem, and capture some memorable photos of the city to share back home. Next, you’ll continue to Belem, a picturesque district to the west of Lisbon, where many of the capital’s most notable and important tourist attractions are located. During your drive, you’ll see the fascinating Estrela Basilica, the antique wooden Tram No 28, and The Palácio de São Bento, home of the the Portuguese parliament. Have your camera ready to capture the beautiful Tower of Belem, which has been recognized as a UNESCO World Heritage Site!
Continue your Lisbon adventure with a memorable interior visit to the beautiful Jeronimo’s Monastery, also a UNESCO World Heritage Site. The Monastery is one of the most decorative churches of Portugal and an absolute must visit when in Lisbon! As you explore the site together, your guide will share the fascinating history of this spectacular Monastery with you. The inside of the Monstery is not accessible but the guests can visit the Church there.
After exploring the Monastery, its time to return to your accessible van to continue your drive along the beautiful River Tagus with a view on the April 25th Bridge, an impressive suspension bridge connecting the city of Lisbon with the south bank of the Tagus River.You’ll also pass the enormous monument Christ the King statue before making a stop at the famous traditional market and food court, Mercado da Ribeira. Here you’ll have time to enjoy a delicious lunch from one of the many vendors and restaurants inside the establishment.
After lunch, your accessible Lisbon tour continues with a scenic drive past Praca do Commercio, Lisbon’s mighty plazas positioned on the edge of the Tagus River. Your driver will take you along the route of Tram No. 28 up the hill to Alfama, the oldest district ofLisbon. Here, you’ll see Lisbon’s breathtaking Cathedral which is also the oldest church in the city.
As your accessible shore excursion is coming to an end, your driver and guide will safely escort you back to the cruise dock, passing Castelo Saint George, a Moorish castle occupying a commanding hilltop overlooking the historic center of Lisbon and the Pantheon on the way.
- Santa Justa Lift
- Rossio Square
- Panoramic view point Miradouro de Sao Pedro
- Estrela Basilica
- Tram no.28
- Palácio de São Bento
- Monument of Discoveries
- Tower of Belem
- Jeronimo's Monastery (exterior only, inside is not accessible)
- 25th April Bridge
- Christ the King Statue
- Mercado da Ribeira
- Praca do Commercio
- Panoramic view point Miradouro das Portas do Sol
- Castelo Saint George
Private Accessible Lisbon Shore Excursions Photos
This accessible shore excursion of Lisbon uses a wheelchair accessible van equipped with a ramp that allows wheelchair users to enter without having to transfer to a regular seat.
During the stops along the tour, you’ll experience mostly step-free, flat terrain with paved surfaces.