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“Outstanding castle on top of highest point in Lisbon.”

Castelo de S. Jorge
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US$21,30*
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Old Lisbon: Alfama and São Jorge neighbours...
Ranked #6 of 485 things to do in Lisbon
Certificate of Excellence
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Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
Owner description: 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 the Archaeological Site, discover yet unseen sights over the city on the Camera Obscura, stroll across the gardens and the belvederes, take a break at the Café do Castelo, participate of the guided tours or other didactical activities, or simply be enchanted by music, theatre, dancing and the talk shops on heritage that liven up your days at this remarkable Monument in Lisboa.
Useful Information: Bathroom facilities, Activities for young children, Wheelchair access, Food available for purchase
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This provides a slice of history starting in the 11th century onward to today. Plan on taking the trolley or bus up here, you can the always walk down. The views are the thing here among the historical structures. There is a small exhibition space along with some restaurants. The neighborhood is interesting

Thank RusPat_704
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"castle walls"
in 330 reviews
"nice castle"
in 114 reviews
"archaeological site"
in 83 reviews
"great views of lisbon"
in 144 reviews
"worth the climb"
in 136 reviews
"steep walk"
in 97 reviews
"entrance fee"
in 175 reviews
"entire city"
in 79 reviews
"small museum"
in 130 reviews
"glass of wine"
in 134 reviews
"ticket office"
in 83 reviews
"worth the effort"
in 77 reviews
"nice walk"
in 91 reviews
"walk around"
in 111 reviews
"sunny day"
in 81 reviews
"visiting lisbon"
in 77 reviews
"tuk tuk"
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great bit of history coupled with fantastic views of Lisbon & stunning preserved architecture! Loved it and would 100% visit again!

Thank mike m
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The castle is actually not a castle but some beautiful walls in ruins. Look at the fantastic pictures and views you could get from there. The queue is quite long at every time of the day but for those marvellous views it’s ok. Don’t hope to see a castle because you definitely won’t but the place is beautiful.

Thank Michelle B
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great views from top, all around Lisbon. If. you can buy a ticket online so you save a bit of time. Nice place.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I think this should be the first stop in the city of Lisbon.

The views are beautiful. The walk up to the castle is interesting. Fun to walk around the castle.

1  Thank RachanaMundra
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