Highlights of Lisbon: Fado Murder Mystery in Alfama

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Play a city game in Lisbon’s medieval district and go on a walking tour filled with narrow alleys, fado music, opulent buildings, and breathtaking lookout points, all brimming with history. Follow clues and solve puzzles and unravel Alfama’s past, one of the oldest neighborhoods in Lisbon.

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Places you will visit


It will take you

95-125 mins

You will walk

4600 steps

Total distance

3.5 km


  • Learn about fado, the musical spirit of the Portuguese

  • Discover amazing places in the old town

  • Find the Diamond House


You are a Private Investigator in charge of solving the mysterious disappearance - and possible murder - of Teresa do Carmo. She is a famous fado singer, known as one of the Seven Grand Wonders of Alfama. You do suspect foul play, a crime of passion. Teresa do Carmo had a bohemian reputation, and maybe one of her lovers did the bad deed.

Follow clues to trace the places where the “Fadista” was last seen and solve this mystery. Dive deep into Alfama’s neighbourhood and meet eccentric natives and tourists - everyone is a suspect! Along your journey, you will feel the peril, the excitement, and wonder as you traverse seven grand wonders that only exist in the heart of Lisbon.

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Game route

Starting point Portal da nossa senhora da conceição velha
Rua da Alfândega 108, 1100-585 Lisboa, Portugal
Finish point Cais das Colunas
Praça do Comércio, Lisboa, Portugal
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21 Sep 2023

Maria Melnikova

03 Sep 2023
I had a very relaxed yet entertaining walk through the neighborhood, this is a perfect quest for someone who's independent in exploring yet needs some guidance.


05 Aug 2023


22 Jul 2023


02 Jul 2023

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  • Discover new places

    As you walk and tour around the city, you will visit new cool places.

  • Solve puzzles, crack riddles

    You will test your wits and exploring abilities with fun challenges.

  • Learn fun history

    Each place comes with its own bit of history that you'll discover as you walk.

  • Role-play

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