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Yellow Bus Lisbon Hills Tramcar & Optional Upgrades

  • When does it run?
    Daily
  • Start time

    Trams: 10am to 7pm, every hour

    Buses depart from 9am - 5:30pm, every 10-15 mins (depending on the season)

    Boat departs at regular intervals from 10am. Download the boat timetable.

    Fado show: 7pm

  • Duration

    Hills Tramcar Tour: 24 hours

    Boat & Bus: 48 hours

    Fado Show: 45 minutes

Inclusions
  • Hills Tramcar Tour
  • Fado in Chiado show ticket (optional)
  • Belem, Modern & Monumental Bus Tour (optional)
  • Yellow Boat Tour (optional)
  • Audioguide in 12 languages on tram & bus
  • Free access to Aerobus shuttle, Santa Justa Lift and Carris Lisbon public trams
  • Discount booklet for restaurants, museums, monuments and more
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Key Highlights

  • Explore Portugal’s capital Lisbon riding on old-style tramcars
  • Travel across the city effortlessly while learning about all the major attractions
  • Visit famous attractions like the Castle of São Jorge, Santa Maria Maior de Lisboa, and more!
  • Relish a bunch of discounts around the city on monuments and leisure activities
  • Get around the city with zero hassles using our free access to Aerobus and Carris public trams
  • Choose from some great upgrade combos to personalise your journey

Overview

Discover the beauty of Lisbon while travelling in a good ol’ tram and rattle around some of the most interesting parts of the City of Seven Hills!

The tramcar tour ticket also comes with a host of benefits, including Free Access to Aerobus - Airport City Center Connection,  Carris Lisbon Public Transports trams, Santa Justa Lift and other funiculars around the city, as well as some great discounts on admissions to monuments, museums and other leisure activities. 

You can choose from the following ticket options:

  • Hills Tramcar Tour - A delightful 1 hour 30 minutes vintage ride through traditional neighbourhoods
  • Hills Tramcar + Fado Show in Chiado - A vintage ride with an equally mesmerising traditional show in one of the major districts of the city
  • Hills Tramcar + Hop-On, Hop-Off Bus - Access to all the 3 Hop-on, Hop-off Bus routes (Belem, Modern & Monumental) along with the vintage tram ride
  • Hills Tramcar + Yellow Boat Tour - Access to the Hop-on, Hop-off Yellow Boat and the Tramcar ride

HILLS TRAMCAR TOUR

Lisbon’s trams are famous and a great way to get around this beautiful hilly city. Departing from Praça do Comércio, you can hop on and off at any of the two stops to explore the city at your own pace. Soak up the magic of Lisbon’s cosy neighbourhoods where lives the simplicity of window conversations and clothes in the sun, all while listening to the engaging audio-guide commentary available in 12 languages. 

Stops on the Tour: 

  • Praça do Comércio (Starting Point)
  • Martim Moniz
  • Graça
  • Portas do Sol ( Castle of São Jorge)
  • Rua da Conceição
  • Camões
  • Estrela
  • Praça do Comércio

YELLOW BOAT TOUR

Far from the madding crowd of the city, a boat trip around Lisbon will make you feel like you are standing on a floating stage with unparalleled views of the city constantly keeping you company. Sailing along the Tagus River and covering 4 lovely stops, you can get up close with top attractions like the iconic Cristo Rei and April 25th Bridge.

Stops on the Tour: Terreiro do Paço | Cacilhas | Belém Tower | Belém Ferry Boat | Terreiro do Paço

HOP-ON, HOP-OFF BUS TOUR

Explore the historic centre to the monuments of Belém and follow the Tagus from the heart of the city to Parque das Nações three routes -

Belem Bus Tour

In this Lisbon tour bus, travel along the city's main avenues with the fresh breeze  on your face, from the historic centre to the monuments of Belém

Modern Lisbon Bus Tour

The trip follows the Tagus from the heart of the city to Parque das Nações. On this site, which famously was the venue for the 1998 World Expo, you'll come across distinctive modern architecture alongside leisure areas and restaurants.

Monumental Belem Bus Tour

Belém is a cultural icon in Lisbon and a must-see place thanks to its unique set of cultural and historical elements such as: Jerónimos Monastery, Cultural Centre of Belém (CCB) and more.

Some of the attractions covered:

  • Praça da Figueira
  • Av. José Malhoa Sul
  • Parque Eduardo VII
  • Marquês de Pombal
  • Picoas
  • Campo Pequeno
  • Oceanário
  • Mosteiros Jerónimos
  • Museu dos Coches
Download the Route Map and Timetable

FADO SHOW at CHIADO

The different voices and the unmistakable sound of the Portuguese guitar are the main theme of this unforgettable experience! Experience the melancholic vibes of a stirring 45-minute live Fado show in Lisbon’s Chiado district - a quintessential Portuguese experience you just cannot afford to miss!

About the Supplier: Yellow Bus Tours is famous for their open-top bus tour operation in Portugal, with a presence in seven of the country's most beautiful cities: Lisbon, Porto, Funchal, São Miguel, Coimbra, Braga and Guimarães. Yellow Bus also provide Boat tours to explore our coasts and rivers. 

Activity Schedule

  • When does it run?

    Daily

  • Duration

    Hills Tramcar Tour: 24 hours

    Boat & Bus: 48 hours

    Fado Show: 45 minutes

  • Start time

    Trams: 10am to 7pm, every hour

    Buses depart from 9am - 5:30pm, every 10-15 mins (depending on the season)

    Boat departs at regular intervals from 10am. Download the boat timetable.

    Fado show: 7pm

  • Meeting Point

    Redeem your voucher for tickets at Praça do Comércio (Yellow Bus kiosk) or directly with the bus driver at any of the stops

    We'd recommend you arrive 15 minutes before the tram departure you wish to be on - to allow time to validate your voucher. 

  • Ending Point

    Praça do Comércio

Inclusions & Exclusions

  • Hills Tramcar Tour
  • Fado in Chiado show ticket (optional)
  • Belem, Modern & Monumental Bus Tour (optional)
  • Yellow Boat Tour (optional)
  • Audioguide in 12 languages on tram & bus
  • Free access to Aerobus shuttle, Santa Justa Lift and Carris Lisbon public trams
  • Discount booklet for restaurants, museums, monuments and more
  • Hotel pick-up and drop-off

Please note

Voucher information: Sorry, but we will need you to print a paper version of your booking voucher (we're working on changing this). At this time no refund can be given for customers without a printed copy of their voucher

Please remember that the Yellow Boats don’t operate on December 25.

Customer Reviews

  • Michael Harness, United Kingdom 09/16/2017
  • Great tour of the hills in Lisbon
    Kay Olsen, New Zealand 07/16/2017
  • tramcar hills lisbon
    roger b pincombe, United Kingdom 09/30/2015