Lisbon attractions and things to do
Castelo de São Jorge
This is Lisbon's omnipresent Moorish fortress.
Mosteiro dos Jerónimos
A 15th-century celebration of Portugal's Age of Discovery.
Sintra's prettiest palace is dripping with opulence and wonder.
Convento do Carmo
Explore the grand ruins of this 15th-century Gothic church.
Palácio Nacional de Sintra
A visit here is like walking through the pages of a childhood fairytale.
A wild park amongst the pretty palaces of Sintra.
This raw Atlantic-bashed beach is great for watersports.
One of Lisbon's century-old trams, which trundles through Lisbon's most historic streets.
Lisbon's most ancient building dates almost a thousand years.
Centro de Arte Moderna
Lisbon's modern art HQ is amongst the finest of its kind in Europe.