Restelo is close to a diverse collection of Lisbon’s well-known sights. Two of the most popular attractions here are the fabulous Calouste Gulbekian Planetarium and the remarkable National Archaelogical Museum. Also, well worth the effort are Berardo Collection and the CCB Cultural Center of Belem.
Do make the effort to see some of the nearby museums and galleries, which help make this region such a great vacation choice. Browse the various museums and galleries of the National Coach Museum. For a great night out, spend an evening at the Belem Cultural Center, one of the region’s great concert venues.
Get active in nature at the many picturesque places nearby. Relax and enjoy the fresh air. Enjoy some of the scenic urban parks such as the Floresta de Monsanto Park.
If you are spending a while in and around Restelo, be sure to visit the Monument of the Discoveries and the Afonso de Albuquerque Square. To learn more about the local historic sights, visit the Ajuda National Palace.
Nearby Restelo Stadium is the perfect place cheer along with fellow lovers of soccer, and to see local legends, the C.F. Os Belenenses, in all their glory. On match days follow the sea of blue and white, to the stadium, then after the final siren sounds, join fans at a nearby pub, bar or cafe for a post-game drink.
To make sure you get the most out of this fascinating part of the world, consider booking your accommodation at one of the area’s charming bed and breakfast or hotel options. The Pestana Palace Hotel & National Monument, the Solplay Apartment Hotel, Oeiras and the Altis Belém Hotel & Spa are just three of the most popular accommodation options here.