Lisbon is a city where the old districts contrast with the new located on the Park of Nations on the other side of the city offering the old and the modern to the tourists. Rent one of our cars at Lisbon airport.
To start visiting the city,one of the ideal locations is “La baixa”, the main place of the historic town centre of Lisbon. Here we will find “La Alfama” considered to be the oldest district of Lisbon, it’s one of the most visited places due to it’s lively ambience at night and because of the important monuments like the church “La iglesia de Santo Estrvao” and the Cathedral of Lisbon.
Just next to “la Alfama” rises the highest hill of the historic centre of Lisbon where the spectacular castle of San Jorge is located. Also in this area Graça is situated where we can find two viewing spots which offer fantastic views of all the city: Graça and Senhora do Monte.
Following the route you can go to Rua Limonero and Rua Augusta Rosa which will take us to the spectacular roman cathedral of Se, built in the XII century.
The point which connects the historic town centre of “la Baixa” and the modern centre of Lisbon is “La Avenida de Liberdade” following this area of luxury we will arrive to the modern town Centre, where we can find the breath taking park of Eduardo VII and also the Plaza del Marqués de Pombal which is the main business centre of the entire city,
On the avenue of Berna we can find one of the exponents of the modern part of the city and also considered one of the best museums: the art museum of Lisbon Calouste Gulbenkian.
Lisbon is definitely a city with a whole verity of places to see.