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Jun 10, 2018
“Mr”
Feb 3, 2017
“Great 4 days with Filipe”
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Rua de Beja, 47 | Alvito, Lisbon 1170-098, Portugal
Graca & Sao Vicente
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Reviewed June 10, 2018 via mobile

We booked a transfer from Seville to Lisbon with A C Tours Mr Antonio. It was an amazing drive with an amazingly wonderful human being. We stopped on the way to snack and wasted time. He was so patient and his vehicle a Mercedes Van...More

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Reviewed February 3, 2017

My wife, our three year old son, and I spent four days with Filipe--two half days in Lisbon and two full days (Monastery tour and Wild West tour) outside of Lisbon. When we work with tour guides, we look for someone who is knowledgeable, flexible,...More

Thank John S
FilipeDuarte, Proprietário at A Friend in Portugal Tours, responded to this reviewResponded February 5, 2017

Thank you so much for your kind review! It was a great pleasure to get to know you and your family and spending those 4 days with you. Don't forget that you now have a friend in Portugal should you ever decide to come back...More

Reviewed June 14, 2016

Our friends advised us to hire a local guide during our trip to Portugal. We googled the Internet and so we found Filipe. After reading good reviews on TripAdvisor we decided to hire him for two days - Sintra tour and walking tour in Lisbon....More

Thank DimitarM133
FilipeDuarte, Proprietário at A Friend in Portugal Tours, responded to this reviewResponded June 15, 2016

Thank you so much for your kind words. It was a true pleasure to show you around Lisbon and Sintra and I truly hope that my tips for the rest of your stay worked out for you! I hope to see you back in Portugal...More

Reviewed July 11, 2015

A week before we came in Lisbon, we decided to hire a prlvate guide to visit Èvora and the countryside of Anlentijo. From all the good reviews, we chose this tour and started communication with Filipe and settled he would take us to Èvora in...More

Thank Shui-Man T
FilipeDuarte, Proprietário at A Friend in Portugal Tours, responded to this reviewResponded July 13, 2015

Dear Sir/Madam, Once again I am sorry it was impossible for me to do the tour with you. There was a series of misfortunes the day before that made it impossible to do it as planned. I am not excusing myself, but I would expect...More

Reviewed May 17, 2015

My partner and I hired Filipe to take us to see several UNESCO World Heritage sites outside of Lisbon. Filipe picked us up in his 4-door sedan at our hotel, the Internacional Design Hotel, in the city center of Lisbon. Filipe drove us to see...More

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FilipeDuarte, Proprietário at A Friend in Portugal Tours, responded to this reviewResponded May 19, 2015

Thank you so much for your kind review! It was a pleasure meeting you and your partner and showing you a bit of Portugal! Hope you come back soon to Portugal so we can enjoy a beer by the sea this time!

Reviewed May 13, 2015

Filipe was a great guide and added a special "local" flavor to the tour. His unique, native perspective made our time with him in Lisbon the hight point. He has an easy, "matter of fact" manner and his English is very good. He was ready...More

Thank Brad M
FilipeDuarte, Proprietário at A Friend in Portugal Tours, responded to this reviewResponded May 16, 2015

Thank you so much for your review! It was a true pleasure to spend some time with you and your wife in Lisbon, and I hope you come back soon to have some barnacles and a giant crab by the sea!

Reviewed February 10, 2015

The tour walking through this city was really a pleasure. Filipe was patient and experienced and shared us with many stories of this old city. I got to know Lisbon from an unique and inside perspective, which was amazing.More

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FilipeDuarte, Proprietário at A Friend in Portugal Tours, responded to this reviewResponded February 15, 2015

Thank you so much for your review. It was a true pleasure making a tour with you and your group and don't forget that now you have a friend in Portugal to help you with anything you need when you decide to come back! See...More

Reviewed February 10, 2015

My fellow students and I did a field trip to Lisbon in January 2015, and found Filipe as a tour guide in a German article online. We immediately got the feeling that we could experience something different by booking one of his personal tours. Filipe...More

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FilipeDuarte, Proprietário at A Friend in Portugal Tours, responded to this reviewResponded February 15, 2015

Thank you so much for your review. It was a true pleasure making a tour with you and your group and don't forget that now you have a friend in Portugal to help you with anything you need when you decide to come back! See...More

Reviewed February 9, 2015

The tour was fully customizable and was able to accommodate even our large group. To get the most out of a Friend in Portugal, go with an open mind and a desire to get off the beaten path. You will learn a great deal. The...More

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FilipeDuarte, Proprietário at A Friend in Portugal Tours, responded to this reviewResponded February 10, 2015

Thank you so much for your review! It was a pleasure to spend time with your group and being able to show you a bit of Lisbon! All the best and hope to see you all soon in Portugal!

Reviewed January 5, 2015

Filipe, our friend in Portugal, once again created a lovely tailor-made tour for us! This time the tour wasn’t in Lisbon but in the region of Alentejo. Filipe picked us up (and later left us) at our hotel in Lisbon. The tour included a main...More

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FilipeDuarte, Proprietário at A Friend in Portugal Tours, responded to this reviewResponded January 10, 2015

Thank you so much for your kind evaluation! It was a great day and it was wonderful seeing you and your family again!

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