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Belém Tower

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Tips from locals

Eduardo
Eduardo
November 24, 2019
This Lisbon icon is also connected to the Discoveries period. It's a watchtower built where the first ships first departed from en route to India. The beauty of its Manueline architecture and its historical importance make it one of the best places to visit in Lisbon and one of its top attractions.
André & Bruno
André & Bruno
November 19, 2019
Jutting out onto the Rio Tejo, this Unesco World Heritage–listed fortress epitomises the Age of Discoveries. You'll need to breathe in to climb the narrow spiral staircase to the tower, which affords sublime views over Belém and the river.
Cristina
Cristina
November 07, 2019
Lisbon has two unique monuments which are World Heritage Sites. The "Jerónimos Monastery" and the "Tower of Belém". They are two jewels of the Gothic Manueline style that easily impress. Apart from the vaults carved in stone that are a remarkable piece of engineering, the wealth of decorative…
Rui
Rui
November 07, 2019
Belem is worth a whole day.
Marta E Rui
Marta E Rui
October 22, 2019
Monument and garden near the river.

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Location
Lisboa, Lisboa 1400-038
Phone+351 21 362 0034