The capital city of Portugal is one of the most charismatic cities in Europe. The seven hillsides cradle Lisbon’s panorama of cobbled pathways, historic sites and beautiful cathedrals – enchanting settings that were shaped over centuries.
Lisbon is blessed with a good year-round climate. For a tourist it means, one can indulge in a wide array of activities at any time of the year. Apart from the beloved Bacalhau, the endless varieties of seafood inspired cuisines, spicy Indian curries and the real Moroccan couscous will leave you wanting for more.
You can’t go wrong with a city that effortlessly blends heritage and modernity. From study trips to nightlife extravaganza or a family getaway; Lisbon has something for all.
The best time to visit: March – May and September – October
Must visit places: Belém Tower, St George’s Castle, Lisbon Oceanarium, Alfama, Jerónimos Monastery
Top things to do: ride tram 28, make a trip to Sintra, unwind at Tróia