Tourism Guides of Lisbon available in Mobile Phones

Visits to Lisbon, Estoril, Sintra, Oeiras and Mafra have now been made easier thanks to the YouGo Tourism Guides for mobile phones. With a simple click, these guides will allow visitors, both Portuguese and foreigners to choose their favourite tour and enjoy some of the suggestions from Culture to Cuisine, as well as updated weather information.

With the slogan You Go – You Know, these guides – Insight, feature YouGo Lisboa, YouGo Costa do Estoril, YouGo Mafra, YouGo Oeiras and YouGo Sintra versions, allowing users to “travel” through a certain city or region, using their mobile phones. This service may be purchased at 16 tourism outlets in the Lisbon area, namely Ask Me Lisboa, Estoril, Cascais and Ericeira, as well as Sintra, Mafra and Oeiras. They can also be bought at the site itself – YouGoplanet.com -, and the Lisbon Tourism site – askmelisboa.com -, as well as at hotels, restaurants and other retail outlets.

This product’s sale features two options: the first more directed to the foreign tourist market, with a duration of three weeks and a cost of five euros. The second option is aimed at Portuguese and local tourists, costs seven euros and is valid for one year. Once downloaded onto the mobile phone – which can be done during a tourism outing – the subscriber will be able to access detailed information distributed on different channels: What to Visit, What to Do, Where to Eat, Where to Stay, Services and Shopping. Subscribers can this gain immediate access to monuments, museums, local attractions, tours, golf courses, beaches, tourism entertainment and nightlife, as well as other retail centres and a wide variety of useful services. It’s worth noting that YouGo Lisboa has been divided into seven areas of greatest interest: Bairro Alto, Alfama, Baixa-Chiado, Belém, Docas-Alcântara, Parque das Nações and Nova Lisboa.

If you want to look for an accommodation in Bairro Altoapartments in AlfamaParque das NaçõesBaixa or Chiado, please check Traveling to Lisbon’s website.

Bike Rentals in Lisbon

bike ride is an excellent orientation to Lisbon and its sites, as seen from vantage points shared by few others, either Portuguese or foreign.

Bike Rentals in Lisbon

Explore Lisbon historical and scenic path along waterfront to the Discoveries Monument and Tower of Belém, then visit the 16th Century Jerónimos Monastery and nearby don’t forget to try the delicious Pastéis de Belém (custard tarts)!

Discover the places in Lisbon near the Tagus River – Doca, Alcantara and the fish vegetable and fish market of Riveira. Visit Parque das Nações, Old Expo 98 and ride a bike to discover the gardens, the Vasco da Gama tower and the Oceanarium.

Ride a bike trough Lisbon historic centre and visit the Castle, Alfama and the Mourish quarter.

Some bike excursions are pre-organized and it is also possible to organize some “à la carte”;
We do have a partner for Bike Tours in Lisbon!

Find out why biking is the best way to see Lisbon:
More relaxing than walking, have fun while exercising!
Enjoy the independence a bicycle gives;
Always optional quiet streets & roads and some new bike lanes;
Road or Off-Road go at your pace – stop when & where you want!
It is Affordable and Convenient.

Find out in Traveling to Lisbon Website more information about this service.