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Discover Lisbon's Hidden Gems with Gonçalo: A Tuk Tuk Journey of Unforgettable Memories

Lisbon is on Tour Team - Gonçalo
Lisbon is on Tour Team - Gonçalo

Welcome back to our "Meet our Team" series at Lisbon is on Tour! Today, we're thrilled to introduce you to Gonçalo, our enthusiastic driver, guide, and storyteller extraordinaire. With Gonçalo behind the wheel, prepare for an adventure through the streets of Lisbon, uncovering hidden gems and treasured moments along the way. Join us as we delve into Gonçalo's favorite spots, insider tips, and the magic he brings to each tuk tuk ride.


Favorite Restaurant: Gonçalo's culinary adventures lead us to Zaafran, where flavors from afar mingle with Lisbon's rich gastronomic tapestry. This hidden gem promises a culinary journey like no other, reflecting Gonçalo's penchant for unique dining experiences.


Miradouro da Nossa Senhora do Monte
Miradouro da Nossa Senhora do Monte

Preferred Viewpoint: For panoramic vistas that take your breath away, Gonçalo recommends the Miradouro da Nossa Senhora do Monte. Nestled in the historic Graça neighborhood, this viewpoint offers a mesmerizing perspective of Lisbon's sprawling beauty.


Graça Neighborhood
Graça Neighborhood

Favorite Neighborhood: Gonçalo's heart belongs to Graça, a neighborhood steeped in history and brimming with charm. From its winding alleys to its cozy cafes, Graça captivates visitors with its authentic Lisbon ambiance.



Go-To Bar/Discoteca: When the sun sets, Gonçalo heads to Cinco Lounge Bar for a night of sophistication and relaxation. With its stylish ambiance and creative cocktails, this hotspot is the perfect setting for unwinding after a day of exploration.


Docas de Alcântara and view of Tejo River
Docas de Alcântara and view of Tejo River

Ideal Sunny Day Outing: On a sun-drenched day, Gonçalo's preferred outing is a leisurely cruise from Alcântara to Belém along the river. This scenic journey offers a unique perspective of Lisbon's iconic landmarks, including the majestic Belém Tower and the imposing Discoveries Monument.


Pavilhão do Conhecimento in Parque das Nações
Pavilhão do Conhecimento in Parque das Nações

Favorite Museum/Gallery/Monument: Gonçalo's thirst for knowledge leads him to the Pavilhão do Conhecimento, a museum dedicated to science and technology. Here, visitors of all ages can embark on a hands-on exploration of the wonders of the universe.



Beloved Lisbon/Portuguese Delicacy: Indulging in Lisbon's seafood delights, Gonçalo's favorite delicacy is the mariscada – a flavorful medley of fresh shellfish that showcases Portugal's maritime heritage.


Advice for Lisbon Visitors: Gonçalo's practical advice for visitors echoes the sentiment of many locals – bring comfortable shoes. Lisbon's cobbled streets and hilly terrain are best explored on foot, ensuring you can wander freely and discover the city's hidden treasures.


Diverse Tour Experiences: Gonçalo's tuk tuk adventures have been a melting pot of cultures, hosting visitors from 13 different nationalities. Each tour is a testament to Lisbon's universal appeal and the joy of connecting with people from around the globe.


With Gonçalo, we're reminded that Lisbon is not just a destination but a tapestry of experiences waiting to be explored. Stay tuned for more stories from our diverse team, as they continue to share the magic of Lisbon, one tuk tuk ride at a time.


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