For all of those that want to go a little deeper down the trail, explore the untouched forests and hideaway streets and for all of those looking to soak up everything they can for as long as they are here: follow The Path.

The Path is a set of tours specially curated by The Independente Collective. Each and every one is unique and looking to explore a different part (or path) of the city in a new light. Reinterpreting classic tourist sights and mixing them with hidden gems, The Path Unbeaten Tours will take you through a ride you won’t soon forget.

The old,
the new
& the great

Duration: half day

Price: 25 € per person

Lisbon and the river Tagus have always had a special relationship and the history of the city developed along following the course of the river. This tour will take you on a riverside drive through the main sights of Lisbon, from the neoclassical Terreiro do Paço to the futuristic Parque das Nações. We’ll end the tour in Marvila, where relics of Lisbon’s industrial past and new bold projects co-exist and toast to the city with a nice pint of craft beer. This is an active tour, you’ll be walking for around 3 km, so if you are uncomfortable with that please check with our Explorer before signing up.

Tour Sample

3:00 pm Heading out from The Independente/ The Indy House to São Vincente Church via Terreiro do Paço and Ribeira das Naus

3:20 pm Walk inside the church with some historical context

3:40 pm Walk to Portas do Sol viewpoint

3:45 pm Walk to São Jorge Castle (no entry)

4:00 pm Walk down to Sé Catedral through Stª Luzia viewpoint

4:45 pm Stop at Casa dos Bicos for a short explanation

5:00 pm Walk to Panteão Nacional (no entry) through Alfama neighbourhood

5:30 pm Drive to Musa brewary through Parque Das Nações

6:00 pm Beer tasting at Musa and Dois Corvos breweries

7:00 pm Drive back to The Independente /The Indy House

The long Path

Duration: full day

Price: 40€ per person

This full day tour will take you on a ride through Sintra’s magical and untouched sights. See the beautiful palaces and enjoy a walk in the village centre, after being whisked away to Cabo da Roca, Europe’s westernmost cape for some incredible seaside views and ending with drinks and a stunning sunset on a hilltop with a deserted panoramic. Some details of this tour may change according to the season and weather, so please check with our Explorer before booking!

Tour Sample

09:00 am Drive out from The Independente / The Indy House to Sintra

10:00 am Visit to Palácio da Pena or Castelo dos Mouros

12:00 pm Free time for lunch

14:00 pm Visit to Quinta da Regaleira

16:30 pm Visit to Monserrate Palace or wine tasting in Colares

17:30 pm Drive to Cabo da Roca through Ursa beach

18:00 pm Stop at Peninha sanctuary

18:45 pm Drive back to Lisbon through Lagoa Azul and Marginal

19:30 pm Arrive at The Independente / The Indy House

The short(er)
Path

Duration: 9 am to 6 pm

Price: 40 € per person

Short on time? You can still catch all the main sights of greater Lisbon in one full day, safely and quickly. Starting off with breakfast of Lisbon’s most famous pasteis, we’ll take you around Belem’s highlights. Then it’s off to Cascais for lunch by the sea, followed by the gorgeous Palácio de Monserrate in Sintra, where you’ll have the whole beautiful gardens for yourself. We’ll end the day with a wine tasting at Adega de Colares, before heading back still in time for a night on the town. Some details of this tour may change according to the season and weather, so please check with our Explorer before booking!

Tour Sample

09:30 am Drive from The Independente / The Indy House to Belém

10:00 am Stop at Pasteis de Belém

10:30 am Visit to Mosteiro e Igreja dos Jerónimos

11:30 am Walk to the Belém Tower through Padrão dos Descobrimentos

12:00 pm Drive to Cascais for lunch

14:00 pm Drive to Cabo da Roca through Guincho

15:00 pm Visit to Monserrate Palace and gardens

17:45 pm Wine tasting at Adega de Colares

18:00 pm Drive back to The Independente / The Indy House

Lisbon
Views

From 9 am to 1 pm

Price: 25€ per person

Lisbon is known for its hills (7 of them to be exact) and you will often hear local say that they may be hard to climb, but the view is always worth it. We’re here to make it a little easier to get those Insta-perfect shots: join us for a drive around Lisbon’s best viewpoints and spare your legs for a few hours. Oh, and did we mention there are drinks included?

Tour Sample

09:00 am Drive from The Independente / The Indy House t Stª Luzia and Portas do Sol viewpoints

09:20 am Stop at Portas do Sol, with historical explanation

09:50 am Stop at Nossa Srª do Monte Viewpoint

10:20 am Drive to Cristo Rei

11:00 am Stop at Cristo Rei with a short explanation of the history and the view

11:20 am Drive to Panorâmico de Monsanto

11:40 am Stop at Panorâmico, some free time to explore the street art and take photos.

12.10 pm Drive to Edward VII Park

12:30 pm Stop at Edward VII Park viewpoint and drinks in e Amália Rodrigues garden

13:00 pm Drive back to The Independente / The Indy House

Natas
by the
beach

Duration: 9 am to 6 pm

Price: 40 € per person

Finally, a tour that can please both history buffs and beach bums! Start the day off with a gastronomic history lesson, at Pasteis de Belém: you’ll find out why lisboetas are always in a good mood. We’ll take you for a walk around the Belém area and Mosteiro dos Jerónimos, the perfect place to learn about Lisbon’s maritime past. After that, we’ll drive by the sea to Cascais, were you can spend some time enjoying the uncrowded beaches a stunning sunset over drinks and pasteis de nata.

Tour Sample

09:00 am Drive from The Independente / The Indy House to Belém.

09:30 am Stop at Pasteis de Belém.

10:00 am Visit to Mosteiro e Igreja dos Jerónimos.

11:30 am Walk to the Belém Tower through Padrão dos Descobrimentos.

12:00 pm Drive to Cascais for lunch and fee time.

15h00 pm Option 1: Drive to Guincho, Cabo da Roca and Peninha sanctuary, where we stop for drinks · Option 2: visit to Marquês de Pombal Palace, wine tasting in Carcavelos and drinks in Algés beach, Belém gardens or The Insólito.

19:00 pm Drive back to The Independente / The Indy House.