Lisbon: Urban Art Tour
- Small group
- Duration: 5 hours
Explore Lisbon’s avenues, streets, murals, buildings, bridges, and other unusual areas which have become the canvas for street artists. With a passionate expert guide, learn more about the history of street art in Lisbon and the stories behind the various works you will see. Discover the work of notable artists such as Vhils, known for his “faces” carved into walls, Pixel Pancho's robotic figures, Osgemeos' graphite designs, and Derlon's combination of street art with woodwork and Brazilian popular culture. Combine the art tour with a visit to some of the most scenic places in Lisbon. Between the stops admire the beauty of Lisbon and its hills at several viewpoints. Go off the beaten path and discover charming suburban areas where entire neighborhoods have been transformed into open-air art galleries.
Start in the historical center of Lisbon. Throughout the tour, see works by Eduardo Kobra, Vhils, Bordallo II, Pichiavo, Obey Giant, Mar, and Utopia. Discover many amazing murals and visit hot spots of street art such as Amoreiras and Caracol da Graça. Discover secret galleries like Chao do Loureiro and some of the biggest outdoor street art galleries in the world in the neighborhoods of Marvila and Padre Cruz. Visit the Graça neighborhood with works from Daniel Eime and Shepard Fairey. In Alfama, discover work by Mário Belem and Pichavio. Finish the tour at Quinta do Mocho, which is considered to be the largest urban outdoor gallery in the world, and features 110 murals.
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