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Full day trip to Sintra

We contacted Catia prior to our arrival to set up a full day trip to Sintra. Two of our friends had... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
yarny
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Alamo, California
The absolute best guide we could have found.

My wife and I hired Catia on the advice of friends who had lived in Portugal for a time. We were... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
dkirschner
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Los Angeles, California
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One day in Lisbon? Shall we visit Sintra as well? Up to a picnic lunch in the wine country? Or do you have time to explore the whole country? Name a place or an interest and Lisbon Stories will turn that into a private tour. 100% customizable, always led by a licensed guide who also drives, Lisbon Stories tours are the best option for those who want to take the maximum out of their (short) time in Lisbon!
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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Lisbon 1100, Portugal
Castelo, Alfama & Mouraria
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We contacted Catia prior to our arrival to set up a full day trip to Sintra. Two of our friends had previously used her and highly recommended her to us. She picked us up (my husband and I plus our two adult children) in her...More

Thank yarny
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I hired Catia on the advice of friends who had lived in Portugal for a time. We were fortunate she was able to fit us in to her very busy schedule for an afternoon tour of the coast from Cascais to Sintra,...More

Thank dkirschner
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was our first trip to Portugal and we chose Catia for a three day tour of the Lisbon area - one day in Lisbon and two days in Southern Portugal, including a visit to Fatima and her home town of Sintra (not to be...More

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Reviewed May 7, 2018

The four of us hired Catia for two days - first to see Sintra and the second for Lisbon. She is from Sintra which made her presentation extra special as she knew the history but also the recent evolution of the area. She drove us...More

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Reviewed February 12, 2018

Catia just led a wonderful 7-day tour for my elderly mother, my sister and me. Her English is terrific and she's professional, knowledgeable, and resourceful in all the ways we needed. Not only did she offer us a variety of sights and experiences, but she...More

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Reviewed January 11, 2018

Catia was very knowledgeable about her country. She seemed to find the things we were interested in just by conversation. It was a great part of our trip and I would definitely want to do a tour with her in the future

Thank Patricia R
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Reviewed November 26, 2017 via mobile

Very good informative tour. Gives a great historical story of Lisbons past. Even a discount for pensioners!

1  Thank Paul W
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Reviewed November 5, 2017

Catia Luis was both our guide and driver (in her minivan) for a very enjoyable tour of Lisbon. From the time she picked us up at the airport until she dropped us off at our rental, she was cheerful, efficient and informative. Her English fluency...More

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Reviewed October 16, 2017

We are two couples in our mid 60's from the United States that had the extreme pleasure of going on a private 7 day tour of Portugal with Catia L. Besides being extremely professional and knowledgeable about everything (history, sites, museums, wine, food, artists, etc..),...More

Thank dennish352
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Reviewed September 26, 2017

I engaged Catia for a full day tour of Lisbon, with a particular emphasis on tiles. Catia was professional in every aspect of the tour: initial arrangements, hotel pick up, her own car (with wifi no less!), the knowledge she imparted at every stop. We...More

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Explore narrow streets and alleyways, small cafes and,
of course, the internationally acclaimed Fado music.
The earth-shattering Great Earthquake of 1755
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neighborhoods of Mouraria, Castelo and Alfama remained
standing to this day. These neighborhoods represent
Lisbon at its historical best. The cool breeze of the
Tagus river will take you up the hills to the sound of
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carlcasa1
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Hi, Thank you for your question. I'm Catia and I only work for Lisbon Stories. Please email me directly through catia at lisbonstories . com Looking forward to talking to you, Catia
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