Lisbon Guide

Lisbon, the city of the 7 hills, with an unparalleled sunlight and blue sky, overlooking the Tagus estuary, represents a perfect marriage between the antiquity of its secular neighbourhoods, once occupied for many years by the Moors where remnants of this great civilization of antiquity can still be observed.
In the region of its influence there are also two other historic cities, Cascais and Sintra, with an important legacy of romanticism with its nooks and palaces.
Undoubtedly, this region is very special and only those who know it will understand that. Year after year, it is considered one of the best cities to live in the world, thus receiving several important awards.

This guide of the portuguese capital will help you with things to do in a short or long stay. We have chosen the best spots in town and around its area, making your life much easier while visiting. Your time is precious, so following these activities during the day will make an unforgettable vacation.

As a foreigner, we know that sometimes might be difficult to find which areas are the best and which areas we should avoid. So, please read our tips in the FAQ’s page: click here.

Attractions

Torre de Belém

Padrão dos Descobrimentos
Mosteiro dos Jerónimos
Castelo de São Jorge
Panteão Nacional
Terreiro do Paço
Elevador de Santa Justa
Convento do Carmo
Oceanário de Lisboa
MAAT
LX Factory

Viewpoints

Miradouro da Senhora do Monte
Miradouro de Santa Luzia
Miradouro de São Pedro de Alcântara

Sintra Guide

Attractions

Palácio da Pena
Quinta da Regaleira
Castelo dos Mouros
Palácio Nacional de Sintra
Capela de Nossa Senhora da Peninha
Cabo da Roca and Praia da Ursa
Praia Grande

Cascais Guide

Attractions

Praia do Guincho
Oitavos
Casa da Guia
Boca do Inferno
Farol de Santa Marta
Casa Museu de Santa Marta
Museu Condes de Castro Guimarães
Paredão de Cascais
Casino do Estoril