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Caravel on Wheels

92 reviews
#170 of 709 Tours in Lisbon
About Caravel on Wheels
See the best of Lisbon in 1h45m on a Lisbon ctour aboard the caravel bus, a panoramic touristic bus inspired in the Age of Discoveries. Get ready for a different city tour where you learn history - on video - as you see Lisbon top attractions. On buses with tablets on every seat, the tour is guided in 6 languages by audio and video. Our city tour with a special permit by Lisbon City Hall takes you into exclusive and narrow streets of Alfama, Mouraria, Chiado and shows you the Belem Tower, the Monastery of Jerónimos on the Unesco protected area of Belém. Departures every day, year-round from Lisbon city centre, downtown in Baixa – Rua do Comércio, 148. If you are in Lisbon on a cruise ship and looking for a shore excursion see our special tours from Lisbon port and cruise dock. Groups and private tours available on request.
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Reviewed November 17, 2018 via mobile

This tour provided a great overview of the cultural and historical sites of Lisbon. The caravel only carries a small number of people, and it has a clear glass roof so people can see up to high buildings without worrying about rain or cold weather....More

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Reviewed November 7, 2018 via mobile

Husband and I have been traveling throughout Spain and Portugal for 2 months. We always take a tour bus to see the best sights. This ride was the worst we've experienced due to the driver being angry at several customers because they got lost and...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed November 5, 2018

Easy to schedule through TripAdvisor - good Overview of Lisbon - four was quick - so quick we returned 10 mins early. Would have liked to have had ten more minutes at monastery.... tablet onboard app was excellent for summary overviews for first time visitor...

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed October 19, 2018 via mobile

Made the mistake of taking this very boring tour. We had a few hours to see Lisbon and a lovely young woman selling tickets convinced us that this was the way to go. The pictures show a vehicle with no roof and open but ours...More

1  Thank 30gilak
Reviewed October 17, 2018 via mobile

I booked this 1hr 45 min tour for my group of 6, as we were only in Lisbon for a short stay. We all enjoyed it and found it interesting and informative. The smaller vehicle meant it could go through the narrow streets of the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed August 24, 2018 via mobile

We booked a long weekend in Lisbon for my wife and I. My wife booked this trip ahead of our visit. It took us on a 90 minute tour of the city and we learned much about the history but also where we should focus...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed August 22, 2018 via mobile

For 20 euros you can learn about the city and see the main sites. Sitting comfortably and with air con is a delight- plus you can see out of the sides easily. I would suggest sitting on the right side as you board for best...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank NemSteve
Reviewed August 16, 2018

A really nice way to spend a couple of hours in Lisbon. Met us at the cruise terminal. Very friendly staff. Every seat has it's own touch screen. Very impressive.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank tonyarmes
Reviewed August 9, 2018

We found the tour via a search engine and the website made a good impression so we gave it a try. Turned out to be a good choice! The bus had a glass roof and was open on the sides so you have a good...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Staubig
Reviewed August 8, 2018

This is a brilliant way to see all the sights of Lisbon, the bus is narrow enough to go around the same route as tram 28 but without the horrendous wait and discomfort. There are tablets on every seat that track your route and work...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank David B
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August 20, 2018|
Response from SusanaBF | Property representative |
Hello! Our tours are done in panoramic buses that are opened so there is no airconditioning... However in the summer we have a special panoramic roof or a special panoramic sunshade that is in place, whenever it is very hot... More
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August 19, 2018|
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Response from SusanaBF | Property representative |
Hello, Our city tour is Ok for small children. It is a city tour at a slow pace. Altough with a different shape our bus is a normal bus... We can also store one or two small strollers at the back. Thanks