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Hop On Hop Off Boat Tour: 24hr Ticket

€20
Free Cancellation
Instant Confirmation
Mobile Ticket
Flexible Duration
Audio Guide
  • On this serene boat trip through Lisbon with unlimited hop-on hop-off privileges, you'll enjoy Lisbon’s stunning vistas from a vantage point of the Tagus River.
  • Go on the 1.5-hour-long ride at a stretch or hop off at any of the stops as you please.
  • Glide past Lisbon’s famous landmarks like Saint Jorge Castle, the Sé Cathedral, and the April 25th Bridge.
  • Plug in your audio guide (available in 4 languages) and learn about the monuments that pass you by.
  • Additional perks include free access to Carris public trams, the Santa Justa Lift and viewpoint, Bica, Gloria and Lavra funiculars, and Aerobus.
  • Click here to view the route map.
  • You can cancel these tickets up to 24 hours before the experience begins and get a full refund.

Belém and Modern Lisbon Hop-on Hop-Off Bus Tour

€20
Free Cancellation
Instant Confirmation
Mobile Ticket
Flexible Duration
Audio Guide
  • Plan your own Lisbon itinerary with this hop-on-hop-off bus tour that treats you to both historical city attractions and modern spaces.
  • Valid for 24 or 48 hours, drive past the historic heart of Belém including the Belém Tower, Monument to the Discoveries, and the Jerónimos Monastery where the remains of Vasco da Gama lay.
  • The modern part of your tour includes panoramic views of Parque das Nações near the River Tagus, Lisbon's Oceanarium, and popular shopping areas.
  • You'll have access to an in-depth audio guide in 12 languages.
  • Your ticket comes with numerous perks including free access to Carris Lisbon public trams, the Santa Just lift and discounted prices at restaurants, museums, and monuments.
  • Please click to see the routes here.

Your ticket has the following options you can choose from:

  • Belém Hop-On Hop-Off Bus Tour
  • Belém & Modern Lisbon Hop-On Hop-Off Bus Tour
  • The audio guide is available in Portuguese, English, French, Spanish, German, Italian, Dutch, Japanese, Russian, Brazilian Portuguese, Swedish, and Mandarin.
  • The Belém Bus Tour runs every 30 mins while the Belém & Modern Lisbon Bus Tour runs every 60 mins.
  • You can cancel these tickets up to 24 hours before the experience begins and get a full refund.

Belém or Castle Line & Boat Hop-On-Hop-Off Trip

€22
Free Cancellation
Instant Confirmation
Mobile Ticket
Flexible Duration
Audio Guide
  • Travel along the Tagus River on a hop-on-hop-off and get down at any point to explore Lisbon with the freedom of a flexible itinerary.
  • View the beautiful landmarks that line the Castle line of the Tagus River – home to nymphs and poets and sway to Pado, a form of traditional Portuguese singing.
  • Take the chance to fall in love with enchanting Lisbon through landmarks such as the awe-inspiring architecture of St Peter’s Basilica.
  • To learn more about Lisbon with a 12-language audio guide upgrade your ticket!

This ticket has the following options you can choose from:

  • Boat Tour Only
  • Castle Bus & Boat Tour
  • Belem Bus & Boat Tour

Belém Line (Red)

Praça Marquês de Pombal - Restauradores - Rua do Comércio - TimeOut Market/Mercado da Ribeira - Museu de Arte Antiga - Pilar 7 - Museu dos Coches - Palácio da Ajuda - Mosteiro dos Jerónimos/CCB - Torre de Belém - Padrão dos Descobrimentos - Doca de Belém / MAAT - Doca de Alcantâra - Basílica da Estrela - Amoreiras - El Corte Inglês - Parque Eduardo VII

Castle Line (Green)

Praça Marquês de Pombal - Casa-Museu Amália Rodrigues - Miradouro São Pedro Alcantâra - Corpo Santo/Cais do Sodré - Rua do Comércio - Casa dos Bicos - Terminal Sul Sueste - Museu do Fado - Martim Moniz - Portas do Sol (Castelo de São Jorge) - Restauradores

  • You can cancel these tickets up to 24 hours before the experience begins and get a full refund.

2/4 Lines Hop-On Hop-Off Bus Tour: Belem & Optional Upgrades

€24
Free Cancellation
Instant Confirmation
Mobile Ticket
Flexible Duration
Audio Guide
  • Experience Lisbon in its vibrant entirety with these flexible hop-on-hop-off bus tours, offering multiple routes and panoramic views.
  • Valid for 48 hours or 72 hours and with detailed audio guides onboard in 15 languages, learn everything about the city, at your own pace.
  • The Belém & Castle route has you passing by attractions like the Belém Tower and Castelo de São Jorge, two of the city’s most significant attractions and rooted in rich history.
  • Cascais is a popular seaside destination and you’ll be treated to gorgeous views of beaches and attractions like the 16th-century Jerónimos Monastery, one of Lisbon’s best examples of architecture.
  • This ticket also offers an option where you get access to 4 lines! - Along with Belém, Castle, and Cascais; explore the Oriente area which covers the Santa Apolónia, the vast and very popular Oceanário, Mesquita Central de Lisboa, and more.

This ticket has the following options you can choose from:

  • Belem + Castle - 48hr Tour
  • Belem + Cascais - 48hr Tour
  • Belém + Oriente + Castle + Cascais - 72hr Tour
  • The above ticket options don’t include entry tickets to any attractions.
  • Audio guide languages are available in Portuguese, Brazilian Portuguese, German, Spanish, French, Italian, Arabic, Greek, Japanese, Chinese, English, Dutch, Polish, Russian, and Korean.
  • On game days, the bus will not stop or pass through Estádio da Luz and the Colombo Shopping Centre.

Belém Line (Red)

Praça Marquês de Pombal - Restauradores - Rua do Comércio - TimeOut Market/Mercado da Ribeira - Museu de Arte Antiga - Pilar 7 - Museu dos Coches - Palácio da Ajuda - Mosteiro dos Jerónimos/CCB - Torre de Belém - Padrão dos Descobrimentos - Doca de Belém / MAAT - Doca de Alcantâra - Basílica da Estrela - Amoreiras - El Corte Inglês - Parque Eduardo VII

Frequency: 10am - 6pm, every 60 minutes

Duration: 1 hour 45 min

Castle Line (Green)

Praça Marquês de Pombal - Casa-Museu Amália Rodrigues - Miradouro São Pedro Alcantâra - Corpo Santo/Cais do Sodré - Rua do Comércio - Casa dos Bicos - Terminal Sul Sueste - Museu do Fado - Martim Moniz - Portas do Sol (Castelo de São Jorge) - Restauradores

Frequency: 9:45am - 6pm, every 45 minutes

Duration: 1 hour 15 min

Oriente Line (Blue)

Praça Marquês de Pombal - Restauradores - Rua do Comércio - Casa dos Bicos - Terminal Sul Sueste - Terminal de Cruzeiros* - Santa Apolónia - Museu do Azulejo - Oceanário - Casino - C.C. Vasco da Gama - Torre Vasco da Gama - Gare do Oriente - Torre do Tombo - Jardim Zoológico - Mesquita - El Corte Inglés - Parque Eduardo VII

*Only on days with cruises docked.

Frequency: 9:45am - 6pm, every 120 minutes

Duration: 2 hours

Cascais (Orange: Lisboa - Cascais)

Marquês de Pombal - Jerónimos - Carcavelos (Rua do Gurué) - Estoril (Posto de Turismo) - Cascais (Hotel Baía) - Guincho (Parque de Campismo Orbitur) - Guincho (Rest. Porto Sta. Maria) - Guincho (Forte dos Oitavos)* - Cascais (Boca do Inferno) - Cascais (Casa das Histórias - Paula Rego)

*Except weekends from 1 July to 31 Aug, daily between 1 Nov and 30 April, and in bad weather.

Frequency: 8:30am, 10am, 3pm, and 5:45pm

Duration: 3 hours

Cascais (Yellow: Cascais - Lisboa)

Cascais (Casa das Histórias - Paula Rego) - Cascais (Hotel Baía) - Estoril - Carcavelos (Rua do Gurué) - Jerónimos - Marquês de Pombal

Frequency: 9:30am, 11:45am, 4:45pm, and 7pm

Duration: 3 hours

  • You can cancel these tickets up to 24 hours before the experience begins and get a full refund.

Bus & Tram: Lisbon Hop-On Hop-Off Tour

€35
Free Cancellation
Instant Confirmation
Mobile Ticket
48 hr.
Audio Guide
  • Lisbon’s historic tramcar ride, and fun bus rides await your presence to make their way into the bustling city life with its modern yet iconic architecture, as you sit, gasping in awe.
  • Explore the beautiful blend of Lisbon’s most historic quarters and bustling modern areas.
  • Get the iconic experience of riding in Lisbon's oldest means of transport - the historic tramcar.
  • Be your own tour guide as you hop on and off buses while you go on to sightseeing around the city.
  • Enjoy learning about the history and anecdotes about Lisbon in a detailed audio guide available in 12 languages for you to choose from.
  • Feel the beauty and experience the life of some of the most famous places in Lisbon: Belém, Alfama, Mouraria, Castelo, Parque das Nações, and St. George’s Castle.
  • The audio guide is available in the following 12 languages: English, Spanish, French, Italian, German, Portuguese, Chinese, Dutch, Japanese, Swedish, and Russian.
  • You can cancel these tickets up to 24 hours before the experience begins and get a full refund.

The Portuguese capital of Lisbon has rich historical, economic and cultural significance. The hilly city is known for exciting sights like the Alfama district, São Jorge Castle, and the nearby beaches. A mixture of the ancient and the modern, Lisbon is always filled with exciting things to do.

Although the city has a public transport network, it can be quite confusing for a new visitor. Thus,  Lisbon Hop On Hop Off tours by both bus and boat are a really convenient mode of transport. You can stop off at all the city’s major tourist spots with just one ticket.

Read on to find out why opting for Lisbon's Hop On Hop Off experience means that you'll get to soak in Lisbon's top highlights at your comfort.

Why Choose Lisbon Hop On Hop Off Bus Tours?

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With tickets to hop-on hop-off tours in Lisbon, you are free to explore the city at your leisure. 

  • Tram, Bus & Boat Tours: Hop aboard comfortable buses, boats, or trams that pass by the city’s top landmarks.
  • Visit the Top Landmarks: The tour stops near all the top attractions in Lisbon and you can get off at those stops you wish, or just enjoy the sights from the comfort of the boat. 
  • Easy and Convenient: Hop-on hop-off tickets offer great value since you do not have to worry about following a fixed itinerary or about finding transport.
  • Save Money: You can stop at all of the city’s major attractions, and you can save money on transportation when compared to visiting each separately. 
  • Audio Commentary: There are audio guides available on board with running commentary of the attractions you will visit.

Your Lisbon Hop On Hop Off Bus Tour Options Explained

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Yellow Bus, Boat & Tram Tours

  • Choose between 48 or 72-hour tickets to see Lisbon in an open-topped double-decker bus.
  • Visit all the city's major attractions with the HOHO bus tour’s 2 routes (Belém Lisbon, Monumental Belém, and Modern Lisbon)
  • Popular stops include Belém, Baixa, Eduardo VII Park, and the Parque das Nações area, and more.
  • You can also enjoy 24-hour boat tours of the Tagus River with Yellow Boat with stops at Saint Jorge Castle, the Sé Cathedral, the April 25th Bridge, Belem Tower, and more.
  • Or, hop aboard a comfortable tram and travel through the rolling hills of Lisbon with 3 stops at top attractions.
  • Enjoy a multilingual audio guide available in 12 languages.

Cancelation Policy: These tickets can't be canceled or rescheduled.

Discounted Tickets: Children aged 0-3 yrs go free, and ages 4-11 yrs enjoy reduced prices.

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GrayLine Lisbon Sightseeing

  • Choose between 48 or 72-hour passes to see Lisbon from an open-topped double-decker bus.
  • Visit all the city's major attractions from the 5 routes available.
  • The Belém & Castle Lines will take you by the Belém Tower and Castelo de São Jorge. The Oriente Line travels along the Tagus River, and the and the two Cascais Lines travel along the Costa do Sol to Cascais.
  • Certain tickets include a 24-hour HOHO boat pass to travel on the Tagus River.
  • Popular stops include St. George Castle, Oceanário, Praça Marquês de Pombal, and more.
  • Listen to the multilingual audioguide available onboard in 12 languages.

Flexible Cancelation Policy: You can cancel these tickets up to 24 hours before the experience begins and get a full refund.

Lisbon Hop On Hop Off Bus & Boat Tour Timetable

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Yellow Bus

HOHO Bus Tour:

  • Timings: 9:30 AM - 7 PM
  • Frequency: Every 30-60 mins
  • Duration: 1h 40m

Tram Tour:

  • Timings: 10 AM - 7 PM
  • Duration: 1h 15m

Yellow Boat Tour:

  • Timings: 11 AM - 7 PM
  • Duration: 1h 30m

GrayLine Lisbon Sightseeing

  • Timings: 8:30 AM - 7 PM (may be slightly different for each route)
  • Frequency: Every 45-60 mins

Lisbon Hop On Hop Off Bus Tour Routes

Hop On Hop Off Lisbon Bus Tour Highlights

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Saint George's Castle

This historic castle in Lisbon has fortifications that date from the 1st century BC, having been occupied by the Romans. The present castle was built in the 12th century by the Moors and houses the Torre do Tombo National Archive.

Belém Tower

Officially the Tower of Saint Vincent this 16th-century fortification once served as part of a ceremonial gateway to Lisbon for Portuguese explorers. It sits on a small island in the Tagus river near the shore.

Lisbon Cathedral

Officially the Cathedral of Saint Mary Major, this is the oldest church in the city, dating all the way back to 1147. However, it has been modified and renovated many times over the years due to damage from earthquakes.

Jerónimos Monastery

The Jerónimos Monastery is located near the Tagus river. Built in the early 1500s, it served as a necropolis of the  Portuguese royal dynasty of Aviz. Later,  the remains of explorer Vasco da Gama's and  poet Luís de Camões were also re-interred here.

Santa Justa Lift

Also called the Carmo Lift, this elevator sits in Lisbon’s parish of Santa Justa.  Established in 1902, it stands at a height of 45m and connects the lower streets to the higher Largo do Carmo.

Oceanario Lisboa

One of the largest oceanariums in Europe, the Lisbon Oceanarium is home to over 8,000 animals representing about 450 unique species. Don’t miss the 23-foot-deep 11,000 sq. ft. tank that represents the various levels of depth in the ocean.

Parque Eduardo VII

The Eduardo VII Park is located in Lisbon's city center. Spread across 26 hectares, it is  is named for King Edward VII of the United Kingdom, who visited Portugal in 1903. However, it was redesigned by Modernist architect Francisco Keil do Amaral in 1945.

MAAT

The Museum of Art, Architecture, and Technology is a cultural project meant to encourage creative thinking. Located in the Tejo Power Station, it hosts exhibitions and activities about art, architecture, and technology.

Lisbon Zoo

Lisbon Zoo was founded in 1884, and originally located in the park of São Sebastião da Pedreira. It was moved in 1905 and houses 2,000 animals of more than 300 species. These include wild animals like Sumatran tigers, gorillas, giraffes, elephants, and dolphins.

25 de Abril Bridge

The 25 de Abril Bridge is a suspension bridge that connects Lisbon to the neighboring municipality of Almada that sits across the Tagus River. It is named after the date of the Carnation Revolution, and has a lower deck used as a railway track.

Museu Nacional de Arte Antiga

The National Museum of Ancient Art was founded in 1884 and is housed in the Palácio Alvor-Pombal. Today, it has over 40,000 items spanning a vast collection of paintings, sculptures, goldware, furniture, textiles, ceramics, and prints spamming over a millennium.

Praça Dom Pedro IV

Popularly called “the Rossio”, the King Pedro IV Square is one of the main squares in Lisbon. It has seen everything from popular revolts and celebrations, to bullfights and executions since the Middle Ages, and at the centre is the Column of Pedro IV.

Hop On Hop Off Visitor Tips and Guidelines

  • Know the route: Find out the route that your hop-on hop-off tours will take, so you can decide which stops you would like to get off at and the attractions you want to visit time beforehand. 
  • Best time to visit: The best time to visit Lisbon is during June and July, as the city is buzzing with concerts, festivals, and things to do. While the weather can be quite warm, cool sea breezes mean that it is never unbearable. 
  • Get tickets online: Purchase the hop-on hop-off tickets in advance online, so you can get on the tour without any delays.
  • Buy attraction tickets: Some attractions in Lisbon are free, but other sights require entry tickets. Be sure to purchase these in advance to avoid long wait times outside the attractions. 
  • Set out early: It is best to start the day early and get enough time to explore the city in all its glory. 
  • Comfortable clothing: Wear comfortable clothing and walking shoes as you might be on your feet for hours exploring the sights. Also ensure to carry a jacket, raincoat, or umbrella in case of rain.

Frequently Asked Questions About Lisbon Hop On Hop Off

Q. Does Lisbon have a hop-on hop-off bus tour?

A. Yes, Lisbon has a hop-on hop-off bus tour.

Q. Where can I buy Lisbon hop-on hop-off tickets?

A. You can get Lisbon hop-on hop-off tickets online.

Q. Are Lisbon hop-on hop-off tickets available online?

A. Yes, Lisbon hop-on hop-off tickets are available online.

Q. Are Kuala Lumpur hop-on hop-off tickets available online?

A. Yes, Kuala Lumpur hop-on hop-off tickets are available online.

Q. How much do the hop on hop off bus and boat tours cost in Lisbon?

A. The Lisbon hop-on hop-off bus tour tickets start from €20.

Q. How do hop on hop off buses or boats work in Lisbon?

A. HHop-on hop-off tours are tourist buses that allow you to board and leave whenever you like and sightsee at your own convenience

Q. How often are the hop-on hop-off boats and buses in Lisbon?

A. Hop-on and hop-off buses in Lisbon run at a frequency of 15 to 60 minutes.

Q. Are there audio guides on the Lisbon hop-on hop-off tours?

A. Yes, there are audio guides available in up to 12 languages on the Lisbon Hop-on Hop-off tour.

Q. Are Lisbon’s hop-on hop-off bus tours accessibility-friendly?

A. Yes, most of the Lisbon hop-on hop-off bus and boat tours are disabled-friendly with access for wheelchairs.