To feel the real pulse of Lisbon, spread your wings and explore surrounding areas like Lisbon, Alto de Sao Joao, and Rato.
Do make the effort to see some of the nearby museums and galleries, which help make this region the special place it is. Visit some of the remarkable artistic and historic collections including the Dr. Anastacio Goncalves Museum. There are a number of interesting galleries to visit near here. In particular, don’t miss the Center for Modern Art.
There are a number of beautiful natural destinations here so make sure you enjoy the chance to get outdoors. Enjoy some of the beautiful urban parks such as the Edward VII Park and the Floresta de Monsanto Park.
If you love food and shopping, head to the boutiques, stores and stalls of the Amoreiras Shopping Center, the Colombo Shopping Centre and the El Corte Ingles Shopping Center.
Sports lovers should book tickets for nearby SL Benfica Stadium to see the S.L. Benfica taking on visiting rivals. Make sure to wear red and white, the colors of the S.L. Benfica.
To make the most of this fascinating part of the world, think about making a reservation close by in one of the area’s many accommodation options. The Tiara Park Atlantic Lisboa, the Hotel Real Palacio and the Corinthia Hotel Lisbon are among the best places to find a warm welcome and a good night’s rest.