The museums and this fort are exactly the same, this prime example of a tourist fleecing is just a badly restored fort from 1849, nothing really to see, the view isn't even that spectacular, a waste of time energy and money
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Beautiful castle with great views of the city and for an adult it's only €8.50 each which is well worth it to see the grounds and the fountains as well as go inside the museum which gives you the history of Portugal and world renowned...More
What an amazing place, it has absolutely everything. Incredible history, stunning views, and experience and most importantly ...... Shade! We walked up the hill, which is a bit of a trek, but saw some amazing buildings and got a real Lisbon vibe. There are a...More
With the exception of an impressive view of the city it is not much to see. The most interesting character was a peacock strolling around with it's tail up in the castle garden.
Enjoy the walk up to the castle stopping off to admire the view. The views from the castle are amazing especially in the morning when the sun shines over the Baixa an Chiado regions of the city. Enjoy a coffee in the cafe and stroll...More
Really enjoyed touring this castle. Amazing views of the city of Lisbon. Be prepared for the walk to the castle. Very hilly!
With a lovely wander up the beautiful streets the starting point, this is a visit well worth the steep incline. Take some water or if you feel the mood sangria for the journey up, it's about 20-30 minutes and up hill all the way. Entry...More