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Castelo de S. Jorge

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Eduardo
Eduardo
November 24, 2019
Lisbon castle, magnificent view over the city and the river. This medieval fortress is one of the most visited monuments in Lisbon. It's located on one of the highest hills of Lisbon and has the best panoramic views of the city and the Tagus river estuary. This historic building was once inhabited…
Caíque
Caíque
November 22, 2019
The surviving neighborhood of the most fearful earthquake of 1755, intact and with its preserved cultural roots. Enjoy to go to the beautiful viewpoints!
André & Bruno
André & Bruno
November 19, 2019
Towering dramatically above Lisbon, these mid-11th-century hilltop fortifications sneak into almost every snapshot. Roam its snaking ramparts and pine-shaded courtyards for superlative views over the city’s red rooftops to the river. Three guided tours daily (in Portuguese, English and Spanish), at…
Michael
Michael
November 18, 2019
Saint George Castle (700meters, 12 minutes walk) is a historic castle in the Portuguese capital of Lisbon, located in the freguesia of Santa Maria Maior. Since the 12th century, the castle has variously served as a royal palace, a military barracks, home of the Torre do Tombo National Archive, and…
Margarida
Margarida
November 04, 2019
The millennial Castle from which was founded the city of Lisbon.

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Location
Lisboa, Lisboa 1100-129
Phone+351 21 880 0620
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