Lisbon shuts itself down on New Year’s Day, but there are exceptions to the rule. Here are a few ideas for things to do if you spend the first day of the year in Lisbon.
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Looking for a place to watch the New Year’s Eve fireworks in Lisbon? Check out where you can see the spectacular display in an outdoor setting. Expect the crowd to be in the thousands.
Want to visit all the must-see Lisbon sights in one day? Here’s a step by step itinerary to help you see the most important attractions in Lisbon, ending the day at a fado restaurant.
Do you have two days to see Lisbon? This is an itinerary especially designed for those planning a two-day or weekend getaway in the Portuguese capital. It includes dinner at a fado restaurant.
Guide to visit Lisbon in December. Typical weather, annual festivals and events, and things to do in December.
Guide to visit Lisbon in November. Typical weather, annual festivals and events, and things to do in November.
Guide to visit Lisbon in October. Typical weather, annual festivals and events, and things to do in October.
Discover things to do and places to see in Lisbon. Here’s a list with the top 10 attractions. From the medieval castle to the futuristic Parque das Nações and the village of Sintra, read about the best Lisbon has to offer.
Guide to visit Lisbon in September. Typical weather, annual festivals and events, and things to do in September.
To visit the Douro valley and vineyards, we suggest a six-day tour designed for those wishing to experience port wine and other great Portuguese wines and to enjoy the beautiful Douro region.
A visit to one of Lisbon’s beaches is a great way to cool off during the city’s warm summer. The best part: most of them are accessible on public transport, and all are an hour away or less.
From historic stores to big brands and designer clothing, Chiado and Bairro Alto offer some of the best streets for shopping in Lisbon.
Bairro Alto is central in Lisbon’s nightlife, being the area with the highest concentration of bars and clubs. Read about some of the most popular spots.