Pedestrianised since the 1980s with Portuguese calçada, Rua Augusta is the main commercial street in the Baixa (Lisbon downtown). For panoramic views of the Baixa grid, the Terreiro do Paço and the River Tejo, take the lift to the terrace of the prominent arch of Rua Augusta.
The MUDE museum celebrates design and fashion with a collection of 2500 pieces. Fashion lovers will not want to miss haute couture from the 1930s and 1940s, street fashion from the 1960s and brands from the 1990s.
Discover Lisbon’s unique history interactively at Lisbon Story Center. The museum takes its visitors on a journey through the city’s history from its foundation to modern times.
The Elevador de Santa Justa is Lisbon’s only public vertical lift connecting the downtown Baixa to the upper Carmo. At the very top of the tower, a viewpoint offers great views over Lisbon and the River Tejo.
Chiado is one of the best areas to stay in a visit to Lisbon. Find out about the best deals matching comfortable accommodation and the finest luxury hotels in Chiado.
From luxury apartments to studio flats, there is a great variety of self-catering options in Lisbon. Here’s a selection in Chiado and Bairro Alto, two of the best areas in Lisbon for shopping, shows, culture and history, as well as food and drink.
Chiado and Bairro Alto are great neighbourhoods to stay in Lisbon with plenty of attractions nearby, places to eat and chill out. Find the best hostels in this area and explore the old Lisbon on a budget.
Your guide to transport in Lisbon. Find all the information you need to travel in Lisbon during your visit, by metro, bus, tram and funicular. Find out what the Viva Viagem card is and how to use it.
April, May, June and September are the best months to visit Lisbon. Get information about the climate, temperatures and rainfall, current weather conditions, and 5 day weather forecast.
Find how to get from the airport to your hotel. Lisbon International Airport is located about 10 kilometers from the city centre. You can get to your hotel by metro, aerobus, bus, taxi and private transfer.
City sightseeing hop-on hop-off bus tours are a comfortable way to discover Lisbon. From the open-top double decker bus, you will be guided through the city’s main attractions.
The Lisboa Card is the best option if you plan to travel on public transport and do a lot of sightseeing. It offers discounts in over 90 attractions, tours and cruises.
The classic, cross-city tram 28 takes you in a ride through the most picturesque parts of Lisbon – between steep hills and breathtaking views.