Here are the essential places to visit in Lisbon, Portugal. The selection is made using the FavRiver scoring system which takes into account the most relevant metrics and expert reviews.
Last update : Nov 16, 2019
26Colombo Centre
The Colombo Centre (Centro Colombo in Portuguese) is a shopping mall located in the parish of Carnide. It is very famous in Lisbon and attracts a lot of visitors. It is situated next to the Lusíada avenue and the Segunda Circular; there is a bus terminal next to the building and the subway station Colégio Militar allows visitors easy access to the place.
Colombo Centre - Essential Places To Visit In Lisbon, Portugal
27Berardo Collection Museum
The Berardo Collection Museum (in Portuguese: Museu Colecção Berardo) is a museum of modern and contemporary art in Belém, a district of Lisbon, Portugal.
Berardo Collection Museum - Essential Places To Visit In Lisbon, Portugal
28Lisbon Zoo
Lisbon Zoo (Jardim Zoologico de Lisboa) is a zoological garden in Lisbon, Portugal. It was founded in 1884. It was the product of the efforts of Dr. Van Der Laan, owner of the largest aviary in Portugal, with the support of Bento de Sousa, Sousa Martins, and May Figueira.
In 1905 it was transferred to its present location in Sete Rios, Lisbon.
About 2,000 animals of more than 300 species are represented:Approximately
114 mammals
157 birds
56 reptiles
5 amphibians and arthropods
The mission of the Lisbon Zoo includes the conservation and breeding of endangered species, as well as scientific research, and educational and recreational activities. About 800,000 people visit the zoo annually.
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Lisbon Zoo - Essential Places To Visit In Lisbon, Portugal
29Avenida Da Liberdade
Avenida da Liberdade (Portuguese for "Avenue of Liberty") is an important boulevard in central Lisbon, Portugal, famous as one of the most expensive shopping streets in Europe. Originating in the Passeio Público, an 18th-century park built for the Portuguese nobility, the avenue was built in 1879, when the former park was turned into a major boulevard, marking the northward expansion of the city during the 19th century. It has since become one of the most prestigious addresses in Portugal and one of Europe's most popular luxury shopping destinations, as the home to numerous luxury stores, boutiques, and hotels. The Avenida is also home to numerous embassies and diplomatic missions.
The Avenida is a 90 metre-wide boulevard, 1100 m long, with ten lanes divided by pedestrian pavements decorated with gardens. It links Marquis of Pombal Square in the north to Restauradores Square, the entrance to the Lisbon Baixa. It is commonly referred to by the inhabitants of Lisbon simply as the "Avenida" (the Avenue).
Avenida da Liberdade - Essential Places To Visit In Lisbon, Portugal
30Palace Of The Marquises Of Fronteira
The Palace of the Marquesses of Fronteira (Portuguese: Palácio dos Marqueses de Fronteira) is a Portuguese palace located in Lisbon, Portugal.
Palace of the Marquises of Fronteira - Essential Places To Visit In Lisbon, Portugal
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