Sitgo Tour (Belm) and Sailboat Trip
Your tour starts our Sitgo station - Belm, near Padro dos Descobrimentos (Monument to the Discoveries).
Belm is known as the historic district of the Age of Discovery. Vasco da Gama and other explorers departed for their voyages from here and those events are today celebrated by grand monuments and museums in the neighbourhood. The sensational architecture of the Belm Tower and Jernimos Monastery (both World Heritage Monuments) are the result of the discovery of the sea route to to India, the beginning of trade with Japan, the colonization of Brazil and parts of Africa and Asia. Belm is also Lisbon's museum district, with the one-of-a-kind Coaches Museum filled with royal fairytale vehicles, the Berardo Museum showcasing a world-class collection of international contemporary and modern art, and the new and iconic MAAT. Despite all these attractions, it's a pastry shop that receives more visitors. At Antiga Confeitaria de Belm (simply known as "Pastis de Belm" or "Belm pastries") you may devour one or several of Lisbon's most famous custard tarts. You can find many copies around Lisbon, but this 1837 family recipe still secret until today.
After Belm Sitway Tour you will pick up the sailboat and start a journey across Tagus River. Will be an unforgettable experience, the goal of this sailboat trip is to visit monuments and sightseeings from the river.
Also, being able to travel by sailboat in one of the most historic rivers in Europe, it's a trip to the past. Do you see the 25th of April Bridge? It's one of the most remarkable landmarks of the city. You may think that bridge looks like The Golden Gate Bridge, in San Francisco... and you're right. We will tell you why!
Let yourself be fascinated with Lisbon Sights from the river, also in this sailing tour you will have the opportunity to learn more about the local history. Views from Belm Tower, Monument to the Discoveries , 25th April Bridge, King Christ, Lisbon Downtown, Commerce Square, St. George Castle and Alfama.
You will feel like a true discoverer when sailing in the Tagus River.
Sitways are suitable for everyone, from children to the wiser ones, you can all roll with us. In 1 minute you are an expert.
You can come alone, with your family or group of friends, we can roll up to 50 people at the same time!
As locals, we want to offer an unique experience, where riders can observe Lisbon monuments, city amazing light, our passion, Tagus river and our sunsets, viewpoints, parks, food and people, you can roll seated and comfortable.
Sitgo is the only Sitway tour company sponsored by Turismo de Portugal and it is an official Sitway authorized tours company in Portugal.
Yup we know, it's pretty awesome, come and take this awesomeness with you, Just Sit & Go!