Many of Lisbon’s attractions can be found close to Mafra, making it a great place to base yourself while you are in town. Two sights that should top every visitor’s to-do list is the wonderful Praca da Republica and the ever-popular Mosteiro Palacio Nacional de Mafra. Two other popular spots that are close by Mafra are Aldeia Tipica and Sol Beach.
If you love nature and wildlife, visit some of the nearby green spaces. These are great places to relax. Enjoy listening to the birds, chat with the fishermen and catch some rays at nearby Norte Beach and the Praia da Ribeira d'Ilhas.
If you have a passion for sports, you'll love seeing local legends, the S.L. Benfica, take to the field at SL Benfica Stadium. Be sure to wear red and white, the colors of the S.L. Benfica.
After exploring the streets of Mafra, get a good nights sleep at one of the area’s bed-and-breakfasts, hotels or short-stay apartments. Check out the rooms and rates at the Dolce CampoReal Lisbon, Torres Vedras, the Vila Gale Ericeira, or the Casa das Aguarelas.