Lisbon Vacations: Old Charm, Modern Flair
The capital of Portugal, Lisbon is a treasure-trove of culture, history, and style. Accented with winding cobblestone streets and red-tiled rooftops, this city of historic castles and churches is equally famous for its modern art museums and live music scene. Sip coffee in a hip café. Marvel at beautiful street-side murals. Tour the Tower Vasco da Gama. Explore the old Alfama district by foot. Indulge is authentic Portuguese cuisine. No matter how you choose to enjoy Lisbon, Liberty Travel can craft a vacation package that’s just right for you.
Lisbon at a Glance
Currency: Euro (€)
Tipping Customs: 10-15% at restaurants, if service charge is not included
Popular Drink: Ginjinha – A sweet cherry liquor
Must Eat: Petiscos - Portuguese Tapas
Power Up: Type F (2-prong plug), 230 V
Weather: One of the warmest European cities. Winters are generally mild and showery. Summers are pleasant and warm.
Best Time to Visit: Any time of the year. Overall, March-September is a popular season.
Top Things to Do in Lisbon
Enjoy Lisbon by night
From wine bars and chill out terraces to trendy clubs—enjoy Lisbon’s vibrant nightlife.
Explore the fado districts
Wander through the enchanting Mouraria and Alfama districts at dusk and enjoy a night of tapas and fado performances.
Take a classic Lisbon tour
From the Tower of Belém and the Padrão dos Descobrimentos, to the Coach Museum and the Mosteiro dos Jerónimos…explore historic Lisbon.
Ride on Tram 28
Go on this iconic vintage tram and enjoy the ride as you pass through the popular districts of Graca, Alfama, Baixa and Estrela.
Take a day trip to Sintra
Palaces, craft shops and famous local pastries—enjoy it all at the town where the Portuguese Royal Family once summered.
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