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Castelo de S. Jorge

Opens in 20 min: 09:00 - 18:00
Open today: 09:00 - 18:00
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Ticket to Castelo de São Jorge - Skip the Line Access
From US$13,92*
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Ticket to Castelo de São Jorge - Skip the Line Access
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“nice castle”(127 reviews)
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Open 7 days a week, Castelo de S. Jorge is now a place where you can enjoy our heritage, get to know a little about Lisboa’s History at the Permanent Exhibition, explore the traces of the Moorish neighbourhood dating back from the 11th century at...more
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Hours Today: 09:00 - 18:00
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Rua de Santa Cruz do Castelo, Lisbon 1100-129, Portugal
Castelo, Alfama & Mouraria
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All reviews castle walls nice castle archaeological site great views of lisbon worth the climb steep walk entrance fee small museum glass of wine ticket office nice walk walk around sunny day tuk tuk tagus river narrow streets visiting lisbon
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Reviewed yesterday

There you have a nice view of Lisbon. We went there during late afternoon. Sunset was good. There were a lot of people though. Expect the ticket line to be long.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Glorithm
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Absolutely recommend this. The views are magnificent, the cafe us lovely, try the Ginja. It was €10 EA and I think that was worth it.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank lisamarie b
Reviewed yesterday

An interesting place. Great views and a pleasant walk round especially the old part at the back of the site. Great views of Lisbon, the estuary and the sea.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank kootenaylass
Reviewed yesterday

We visited the Castle for a few hours and enjoyed our visit. The best thing ever was there was a lovely lady selling wine in a wine van just next to the most amazing views over Lisbon..... really added that special something whilst you are...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Traveller1986Em
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The oldest parts of the castle date from the 6th century. but it was destroyed by an earthquake in 1755 . It had been restored in the 1920’s. Once in the castle there is uneven ground for walking, there are various stairs up to the...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank panter98
Reviewed 2 days ago

After checking on google maps on a Xmas day that it was open, we walked from Se cathedral to this Castelo se S Jorge but unfortunately after reaching there we realised that we could not inside on Xmas day! The walk to the place was...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Kalindi D
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This is a must when in Lisbon. Ok, if you are unfit then this is not for you as the castle is perched high up on one of the hills overlooking Lisbon and the Tagus river. Spectacular views and well worth the e10 admission fee....More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank DougieDublinIreland
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

There you find everything, from a view, a city skyline periscope, Wine With A View stall, and as a bonus, you can access almost everything.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank andreib881
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Great place to see the history of Lisbon and Portugal. Brilliant views of Lisbon city from the top, well worth visiting while in Lisbon.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank NavinB141
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Here is the best magnificent panoramic views on all Lisbon and even far away. This is the summit, highest point and historical place. Medieval fortress and ancient ruins on archeological area, restaurant and moderate-price cafe, park area with peacocks - nice spot to spend a...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Castelo, Alfama & Mouraria
Explore narrow streets and alleyways, small cafes and,
of course, the internationally acclaimed Fado music.
The earth-shattering Great Earthquake of 1755
destroyed most of the city but the contiguous
neighborhoods of Mouraria, Castelo and Alfama remained
standing to this day. These neighborhoods represent
Lisbon at its historical best. The cool breeze of the
Tagus river will take you up the hills to the sound of
...More
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Response from A G | Reviewed this property |
I seem to remember a cafe inside the walls, newish building, I didn't go in but there are no views from this cafe. You would have to pay the entrance fee to get in the gate. If you only want a cafe not the castle there are... More
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Response from Elaine F | Reviewed this property |
Theere are a couple of cafes inside the castle so you would have to buy a ticket. However there are plenty of cafes around the castle perimeter and in the side streets on the journey up to/from the castle. Just check the... More
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Response from FritzD_dingen | Reviewed this property |
D not know about travel times, but the easiest and cheapest way is to go to Pingo Doce supermarket at Rua Madeelana / Largo do Chão do Loureiro. Take the elevator to the 7th floor and you are almost there! No queues, no... More
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