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Trip time! Discover the monuments, museums, and castle in romantic Lisbon.

Explore lots to see and do in Lisbon—interesting history, shopping, and popular sights from Rossio Square to Castle of Sao Jorge.

Where to stay in Lisbon

Lisbon showing heritage architecture and a city as well as a large group of people

Lisbon Old Town

4/5Very Good!(1,347 area reviews)

Lisbon Old Town is highly notable for its stunning river views, and you might want to visit top sights like Rossio Square and Castle of Sao Jorge. See more of Lisbon by jumping on the metro at Avenida Station or Rua Câmara Pestana Stop.

Lisbon Old Town
Alfama featuring a coastal town and a sunset

Alfama

4.5/5Wonderful!(283 area reviews)

Alfama is a destination travelers like for its historic sites, and you might hop aboard the metro at R. Graça Stop or Sapadores Stop to explore sights like Castle of Sao Jorge.

Alfama
Santa Justa Elevator showing a city and landscape views

Baixa

4.5/5Wonderful!(1,333 area reviews)

Enjoy the popular shops in Baixa. Rossio Square is a worthwhile stop, and you can jump on the metro at Praça da Figueira Stop or Rossio Station (Green) to see more of Lisbon.

Baixa
Bairro Alto, Lisbon, Lisbon District, Portugal

Bairro Alto

4.5/5Wonderful!(298 area reviews)

Spend some time visiting places like Camoes Square while getting to know Bairro Alto, and be sure to check out the lively bars. You can hop aboard the metro at Sta. Catarina Stop or Largo do Calhariz Stop to see more of the area.

Bairro Alto
Chiado which includes views and a sunset as well as a couple

Chiado

4.5/5Wonderful!(15 area reviews)

You might take some time to check out the abundant dining options in Chiado. Spend some time visiting top spots like Lisbon City Hall, and catch the metro at Lg. Academia Nacional Belas AR Stop or R. Vitor Cordon/R. Serpa Pin Stop to see more of the area.

Chiado
Commerce Square featuring street scenes, night scenes and a city

Santa Maria Maior

4.5/5Wonderful!(213 area reviews)

Spend some time visiting places like Castle of Sao Jorge while getting to know Santa Maria Maior, and be sure to check out the stunning river views. You can hop aboard the metro at Igreja Sta. Maria Madalena Stop or Rua da Conceição Stop (12E) to see more of the area.

Santa Maria Maior

Top Hotels in Lisbon

Estimated price for 1 night / 2 adults
The One Palácio da Anunciada
The One Palácio da Anunciada
5 out of 5
Rua das Portas de Santo Antão, 112-134, Lisbon
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $171 per night

Located in Lisbon Old Town, this luxury hotel is steps from Liberty Avenue and Restauradores Square. Rossio Square and Santa Justa Elevator are also within 10 ...

4.5/5Wonderful! (145 reviews)

"Fantastic hotel great location great staff - pool and pool bar were fantastic and the service from staff was second to none. Definitely recommend"…"

Reviewed on Jul 3, 2020

The One Palácio da Anunciada
Avenida Palace
Avenida Palace
5 out of 5
Rua 1 De Dezembro 123, Lisbon
The price is $230 per night

Located in Lisbon Old Town, this luxury hotel is steps from Liberty Avenue, Rossio Square, and Restauradores Square. Santa Justa Elevator and Carmo Convent are ...

4.8/5Exceptional! (993 reviews)

"The staff was very helpful as we tried to get back to the United States during the Covid-19 crisis. Very professional during a stressful time. Breakfast was great. Wish we had more time before we had to leave for our flight."…"

Reviewed on Mar 19, 2020

Avenida Palace
H10 Duque de Loulé
H10 Duque de Loulé
4 out of 5
Avenida Duque de Loulé, 81-83, Lisbon
The price is $102 per night

Located in Lisbon Old Town, this hotel is within a 5-minute walk of Liberty Avenue and Marquis of Pombal Square. Rossio Square and Botanical Garden are also ...

4.6/5Exceptional! (470 reviews)

"beautiful rooms, tile and furniture. We had very attentive staff, and a sparkling clean room. The bathroom was fully tiled, with soft slippers and robes available"…"

Reviewed on Mar 26, 2020

H10 Duque de Loulé

Popular places to visit in Lisbon

Lisbon Oceanarium
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Lisbon Oceanarium

4.5/5(349 reviews)

Enjoy an underwater adventure at one of the world’s largest and most diverse aquariums right on Lisbon’s beautiful waterfront.

Rossio Square
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Rossio Square

4.5/5(1,290 reviews)

See the people-packed central square whose swirling wave-patterned cobbles are thought to have inspired copycat pavements across the rest of Portugal and beyond.

Castle of Sao Jorge
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Castle of Sao Jorge

4.5/5(1,431 reviews)

This medieval fortress offers insight into Lisbon’s long history as well as stunning views of the city and river below.

Commerce Square
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Commerce Square

4.5/5(918 reviews)

People-watch in this historic square while you enjoy a coffee and pastry in the café where the city’s literati once gathered.

Belem Tower
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Belem Tower

4.5/5(1,337 reviews)

Lisbon constructed a fortification along a waterway to defend its riches. Now access the structure from the shore for lovely views. 

Lisbon Zoo
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Lisbon Zoo

4.5/5(77 reviews)

Be kissed by a seal, splashed by a dolphin and have your photo taken with a python at this family zoo in the center of Lisbon.

Top things to do in Lisbon

Sintra, Cascais & Estoril Small-Group Full-Day Tour
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Sintra, Cascais & Estoril Small-Group Full-Day Tour

$85
Per adult
94% of travellers recommend
Lisbon Card
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Lisbon Card

$23
Per adult
84% of travellers recommend
Day Trip to Sintra & Cascais with Admission to Pena Palace
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Day Trip to Sintra & Cascais with Admission to Pena Palace

$73
Per adult
94% of travellers recommend
Small-Group 4-Town Day Trip: Fátima, Batalha, Nazaré & Óbidos
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Small-Group 4-Town Day Trip: Fátima, Batalha, Nazaré & Óbidos

$85
Per adult
94% of travellers recommend
Óbidos, Nazaré & Fátima Small-Group Full-Day Tour
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Óbidos, Nazaré & Fátima Small-Group Full-Day Tour

$85
Per adult
92% of travellers recommend
Lisbon city Private Transfer to Airport (LIS)
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Lisbon city Private Transfer to Airport (LIS)

$6
Per adult
100% of travellers recommend

Reviews of Lisbon

4.7

Top Destination

5 - Excellent
2379
5 - Excellent 70.67736185383244%
4 - Good
851
4 - Good 25.282234105763518%
3 - Okay
119
3 - Okay 3.5353535353535355%
2 - Disappointing
16
2 - Disappointing 0.47534165181224003%
1 - Terrible
1
1 - Terrible 0.029708853238265002%

5/5 - Excellent

Andres

Apr 14, 2020

Sadly most everything was closed due to COVID but looking forward to going back in the future!

5/5 - Excellent

Verified traveler

Mar 23, 2020

We enjoyed our week and look forward to returning to Lisbon! It’s a city filled with history, museums, lovely plazas & monuments! Shops, restaurants, and such friendly people. We loved the Corpo Santo Historic Hotel with its 2 free walking tours,etc.

5/5 - Excellent

Verified traveler

Mar 20, 2020

We did a sunset river cruise and it was excellent.

5/5 - Excellent

Rap

Mar 19, 2020

A very nice city, friendly and interesting.

5/5 - Excellent

Verified traveler

Mar 17, 2020

Very clean city with lots of hills, allies and profound history!

5/5 - Excellent

Verified traveler

Mar 17, 2020

Loved Lisbon, wonderful people and great food and drink!

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