The best way to get acquainted with an historic city is on foot. With lightweight audio players and a detailed map this program offers you an easy walking tour of the ancient cobble-stoned streets and historic sights of Lisbon's captivating Baixa and Bairro Alto districts. You can spend as much or as little time as you'd like at each spot. You are free to have a meal, take a break for refreshments, or spend time shopping whenever you wish.
The Discovery Player is a stereo iPod that is worn comfortably as you explore Lisbon's historic sights. The player's headsets or earpieces allow you to listen to all the facts and history of this memorable city while walking through the streets at your own pace. Simply consult the customized map to find each location and then go to the indicated number on the player for a detailed description of the site and its history. Follow the suggested Discovery Walks route or set out on your own adventure, moving about the city with ease as you follow the detailed map and audio directions.
There are more than 25 points of interest programmed into the player so your exploration of fascinating Lisbon is limited only by your personal wishes. Enjoy the charms of Augusta Street, Rossio and Chiado Square, the view from São Pedro de Alcântara Belvedere or Santa Justa Lift, among many other sites. Have fun and enjoy a break whenever you want.
Note: Operational instructions will be provided at the collection point prior to departing from the port. Guests will need to present a photo ID such as a driver's license when picking up their "Discovery Player." In order to complete the entire route, guests must be able to walk approximately 1.5 miles over various surfaces, inclines and steps. Guests will utilize a funicular that will travel up/down approximately 110 yards. Comfortable walking shoes, hat and sunscreen are recommended. Approximately 3.5 hours of walking time are allotted for the tour; however, the amount of walking is entirely at guest's discretion. Time spent at each venue depends on guest's wishes. Should participants experience any problems with the iPod player during their visit, they are instructed to return the unit to the collection point for a replacement, repair or further instructions. Due to the amount of walking involved, guests who are pregnant or suffer from heart, neck or spinal injuries should not select this tour. Shopping time can be included at the leisure of the guests. Ashore guest will sign a waiver in which agrees to return the iPod(s) received to the IPod delivery Desk in the scheduled time. Should the IPod(s) not be returned, the Passenger agrees to pay a Lost Item fee of $200.00 per iPod.