Vacationing In Lisbon, Portugal

Lisbon, Portugal
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The capital of Portugal is an exciting, vibrant city. If you’re planning on visiting soon, we’d encourage you to try and fit some of these incredible spots into your itinerary. Next time you’re in Lisbon, don’t miss these highlights.

Cruise Down The Tagus River

This stunning river is one of the best places to see the sights of Lisbon from. Take an open-topped boat and glide along the water, admiring the bright, colorful architecture which lines the river bank. Some tours offer voiceovers, so you can learn more about the history and culture of this amazing city, whilst others offer drinks and refreshments.

Jerónimos Monastery

Completed in 1495, this ancient structure is awe-inspiringly grand. There are daily tours which explain its varied history, and you can also climb the tower for a stunning lookout point over the city. You can also check out some world-famous art in held in its galleries, including works by Leonardo Da Vinci.

Lisbon Walking Tour

Many of the cities marvels are best seen from the street, so book on to a walking tour (or go exploring by yourself). Do be aware that the incredibly steep hills can make traversing the city a challenge, so don’t forget to stop off regularly and fuel yourself with coffee and delicious fresh pastries.

Lisbon is a pretty, ancient, fascintating city, with a great arts and food culture, so if you haven’t visited already, why not book a trip there now?