• HIPPOtrip:
      The HIPPOtrip amphibious truck offers tours through Lisboa land and then sea from Doca do Bom Successo to Algés.  Trips of 90 minutes begin at 9am, 11am, 1pm, 3pm, 5pm and 7pm.  Info on . Tel: 211922030. Begins at Docas, Alcântara, Lisboa.


    • IMG_2123 TUK TUK LXLisboa’ TUK-TUK:
      A fun way of sightseeing in Lisboa is by Tuk-Tuk, open air tricycles that take you along main monuments and miradouros (sightseeing spots). There are several tours with varying prices.  For reservations and further details call: 964776666 or visit


      This Trafaria Praia barge was converted by artist Joana Vasconcelos into a floating pavilion to represent Portugal at the Venice Biennal in 2013.  It returned to Lisboa and is now open to visitors. There is also an hour cruise on the river from the Terreiro do Paço to Belém Tower, from Tuesday to Sunday.  It is docked at the Cais das Colunas, near Cais do Sodré. It is owned by the company DouroAzul.


      A different way of touring is from the skies by a helicopter. Lisbon Helicopters organizes trips for two to three people travelling on different tours, starting from Algés, flying over Cascais, Sintra or other routes. For further information or to book please Tel: +351-213011794 or +351-917225995. website: