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.

Are you ready to solve this mystery?


  • Can be played on
    Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday

  • During these hours
    Whole day

  • Languages
    English, Spanish, Portuguese

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  • 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.
Are you ready?

Experience's 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

Places you will visit


It will take you

95-125 mins

You will walk

4200 steps

Total distance

3.2 km

  • Best for couples
  • Recommended activity for families
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Alyona Balaban

13 Jun 2024

Agata Krzemińska

01 Jun 2024


27 May 2024
very informative and lots of fun

Victor Yasiuchenia

05 May 2024

Héloïse Metzger

11 Feb 2024

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