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Lisbon by Beetle

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Imagine that a good old friend of yours lives in Lisbon. Imagine that he knows the city like few people do. Imagine that he owns a cool old Convertible Beetle. Now stop imagining. We're here. We're real. We're Lisbon by Beetle.
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Rua dos Douradores 16, Lisbon 1100-206, Portugal
Baixa, Rossio & Restauradores
+351 910 802 000
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Reviewed 22 November 2018

Definitely must try when visiting lisbon, our guide Patricia Neves is the kindest and sweetest guide ever, we have a great time during out tour, the classic beetle is so fun, cozy and you can open the rooftop to feel the wind breeze, unfortunately is...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank RyanIgnatio
Reviewed 11 November 2018 via mobile

Such an amazing tour with my guide Arthur who knew the history and secret passageways around Lisbon and Sintra. The car was retro and better than any tour bus. It was a personable and memorable experience that I will never forget. This tour will help...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 27 July 2018

On our last day we put the kids into two convertible beetles for a wonderful adventure. We toured Sintra and had a magnificent lunch. Then came through an amazing road stopping along the way. Truly the highlight of our magnificent week here in Portugal. This...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Tutto G
Reviewed 14 July 2018

My husband and I took a day on a tour with Patricia Neves and it was wonderful. She made us feel comfortable and made the trip very special. We had some wishes also to what we would like to see and combine with her suggestions...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank marinamarcella
Reviewed 29 June 2018

This experience has 2 dimensions: the ride in an open top old Beetle and the guided tour of places of interest. We enjoyed the ride but less the guided tour. Our guide was knowledgeable and pleasant but took us a bit "for a ride"! We...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Marylene S
Reviewed 29 May 2018 via mobile

This was one unforgettable day. We got picked up from our respective hotels by Patricia with her yellow open top 1972 Beetle. We were chaperoned throughout the day - Sintra with its charming Pena palace, the straight-out-of-a- fairy tale castle, the westernmost point of Europe...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed 28 May 2018

What an amazing experience , Just imagine a convoy of 17 multicoloured open top Loud VW Beetles zooming through the streets of Cascais. We went from Cascais to capo de roca, then onwards to Sintra Forrest ( Beautiful ) and finally finished off at he...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank LondonGuy2017
Reviewed 21 May 2018

People never picked us up. They claimed they spoke to me in my hotel, (wasn't even checked in since I came to hotel from cruise ship). and I cancelled. Hotel called tour company in my behalf and they never picked up the phone. I have...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank mlinker2018
BoostPortugal, Gestor de Relações Públicas at Lisbon by Beetle, responded to this reviewResponded 25 May 2018

Hello mlinker2018, We’re sorry to hear your bad experience. We take all of our customer’s reviews very seriously and as such we've conducted an internal survey with our staff in order to clarify the situation. This is our position on what happened according to the...More

Reviewed 24 April 2018 via mobile

We took the 7-8 hour tour and it was well worth it. Our guide Patricia was amazing! She was personable and knowledgeable. We hit up all the major sites to see and she knew of a few local hot spots as well. One of the...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank michaelwlodarski
Reviewed 10 April 2018

We took a beetle for a day (7-8 hours) - it was amazing tour of Lisbon and Portugal west coast that you will never experience without car and knowledgable guide. Our guide Luis made our day special by showing really authentic Portugal. He advised us...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Katerina S
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A pending candidate to become a World Heritage Site,
Lisbon's downtown (the "Baixa Pombalina", or simply
"Baixa") is a perfect example of anti-earthquake
construction, having been rebuilt following the 1755
earthquake by the famous Marquês de Pombal (hence its
name). Its offer is vast: restaurants and cafes in
Rossio and Restauradores, outlets and shops in the
Áurea, Augusta, Prata and other famous streets, the
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Response from LondonGuy2017 | Reviewed this property |
Absolutely Correct Ramdip .. We Had our company trip and we had 17 Cars to Sintra and Capo via ( Boost Portugal ) .. No issues at all ..
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Response from porat123 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, If you only plan a tour inside Lisbon city- than it is enough, but I wouldn't recomend it. We went our of the cith to Sintra which is beautiful, the landscape' the palaces. you can stop or go as you like, the tour is... More