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Santuario Nacional de Cristo Rei

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Address: Praceta do Cristo Rei 27A | Não é localizado em Lisboa e sim em Almada, Almada 2800-058, Portugal
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"Come to me.... and I will give you rest!"

When in Lisbon a visit to see Cristo Rei (Christ the King) monument is a must! Not only is the monument spectacular from afar it's really impressive up close. The views of Lisbon... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 days ago
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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

When in Lisbon a visit to see Cristo Rei (Christ the King) monument is a must! Not only is the monument spectacular from afar it's really impressive up close. The views of Lisbon, the 25 de Abril bridge and the Rio Tejo are awesome especially from above - the aerial views from the foot of Christ are just phenomenal. It... More 

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Reading, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

You see the monument for the first time from mainland Lisbon, think about the statue in Brazil and decide you wish to visit the Portuguese equivalent. If going by public transport, first take the ferry from the ferry port behind the Cais Sodré station. If you have a zapper version of the green travel card, you can use it on... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

You can take an elevator to the platform underneath the statute, which is fun to do because of the beautiful view over Lisbon. A ticket costs €5,-, but you can only pay in cash. The nearest atm is in the city centre of Almada, which is a bit of a walk. In the shop and restaurant also only cash. But,... More 

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Kingston-upon-Hull, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Make time in your visit to Lisbon to go across the Tagus and visit Cristo Rei. It's fabulous and the views across the river are spectacular! Don't pay for an expensive tour as it's easy to get to via public transport. Initially I struggled to find the ticket office for the ferry but it was in the building called Terminal... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Ferry from Cais de Sodre ... taxi up the hill.. our 2nd visit, this time the sun shone for us! 4 Euros up to the top of the monument & then a climb of around 60 steps up a narrow staircase which opens up to a gift shop & a chapel! ... the views from the top are amazing...its a... More 

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Ramat Gan, Israel
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

you should come here in a bright and sunny day to see the beauty the bridge and the surrounding recommended

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We walked up to the statue from the boat, easily doable. You get good look at city of Lisbon as well as to the 25.4. bridge.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

One of the best views to lisboa and the 25April bridge. Nice parking space. You can go up to the top. Wonderfull

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016

Great Jesus Christ monument in Lisbon, when you cross the bridge you can see it welcoming you on the other side.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016

Very enjoyable experience! It was peaceful and beautiful. We took the ferry and 101 bus to get there. Wasn't aware you could go to the top so that was a great surprise. Although crowded, it was worth it!

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