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Ranked #1 of 185 attractions in Estremadura
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Category: Architectural Buildings; Religious Sites; Historic Sites; Landmarks/ Points of Interest; Cultural
Owner description: No expense was spared when they built this masterpiece of Manueline and gothic architecture in 1502, which was inspired by... more » Owner description: No expense was spared when they built this masterpiece of Manueline and gothic architecture in 1502, which was inspired by Vasco da Gama who is buried here with other great navigators of the past. « less
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Ranked #2 of 185 attractions in Estremadura
Category: Observation Decks/ Towers; Lookouts; Cultural
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Ranked #3 of 185 attractions in Estremadura
Category: Religious Sites; Cultural
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Ranked #4 of 185 attractions in Estremadura
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Category: Zoos/Aquariums
Owner description: Opened in 1998, the Oceanário was the centerpiece of the XXth Century's last World Fair, themed "The Oceans, a Heritage for... more » Owner description: Opened in 1998, the Oceanário was the centerpiece of the XXth Century's last World Fair, themed "The Oceans, a Heritage for the Future", and eternally binds Lisbon to the Oceans.MissionThe Oceanário’s mission is to promote knowledge of the oceans and bring up the public about the duty of protecting natural heritage, through changing their daily habits.While walking through impressive and unforgettable exhibits, visitors are encouraged to learn fascinating things about the oceans and, more importantly, how to make decisions in their daily lives that actively promote the conservation of nature. « less
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Ranked #5 of 185 attractions in Estremadura
Category: Gardens; Outdoors
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Ranked #6 of 185 attractions in Estremadura
Category: Historic Sites; Cultural
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Ranked #7 of 185 attractions in Estremadura
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Chiado (Lisbon)
Ranked #8 of 185 attractions in Estremadura
Category: Neighborhoods; Landmarks
This is the fashionable shopping district in Lisbon.
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Ranked #9 of 185 attractions in Estremadura
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Category: Zoos/Aquariums
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Ranked #10 of 185 attractions in Estremadura
Category: Architectural Buildings; Religious Sites; History Museums; Concerts; Cultural

São Roque Church   The São Roque Church (Saint Roch Church – patron saint of those sick with the plague) is located at Largo Trindade Coelho. The Jesuits built the church in 1574... more »

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Alfama (Lisbon)
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Ranked #11 of 185 attractions in Estremadura
Category: Neighborhoods; Cultural
Owner description: Wonderful sights delight walkers at every turn in this culturally rich and charming part of Lisbon, which through its... more » Owner description: Wonderful sights delight walkers at every turn in this culturally rich and charming part of Lisbon, which through its architecture reminds visitors of its Visigothic roots, Arabic influence and fishing port heritage. « less
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Ranked #12 of 185 attractions in Estremadura
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Category: Art Museums; Specialty Museums; Museums

Hours:   Tuesday to Sunday: 10am to 18pm Last entry: 17h30 pm. Closed: Mondays, Easter Sunday and the holidays: New Year’s Day, May 1 and Christmas Day. The word “azulejo” means... more »

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Ranked #13 of 185 attractions in Estremadura
Category: Religious Sites; Cultural
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Ranked #14 of 185 attractions in Estremadura
Category: Monuments/ Statues; Landmarks
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Ranked #15 of 185 attractions in Estremadura
Category: Bridges; Landmarks
Owner description: Named after the famous 15th-century explorer, Vasco da Gama, this immense cable-stayed bridge across the Tagus River is... more » Owner description: Named after the famous 15th-century explorer, Vasco da Gama, this immense cable-stayed bridge across the Tagus River is eleven miles long, and punctuated with more than seven miles of bridges and viaducts. « less
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Ranked #16 of 185 attractions in Estremadura
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Category: Art Museums; Museums
Owner description: Considered to house the best collection of Portuguese and European art, this museum features works by Gonclaves, Bosch,... more » Owner description: Considered to house the best collection of Portuguese and European art, this museum features works by Gonclaves, Bosch, Raphael and more. « less
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Bairro Alto (Lisbon)
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Ranked #17 of 185 attractions in Estremadura
Category: Neighborhoods; Cultural
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Ranked #18 of 185 attractions in Estremadura
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Category: Gardens; Zoos/Aquariums
The Lisbon Zoo features 2,000 animals and a dolphin show.
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Ranked #19 of 185 attractions in Estremadura
Category: Landmarks/ Points of Interest; Landmarks
Owner description: One of the biggest squares in Europe, this stylish area in downtown Lisbon often displays beautiful works of art and... more » Owner description: One of the biggest squares in Europe, this stylish area in downtown Lisbon often displays beautiful works of art and sculpture, and is a great place for a leisurely stroll. « less
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Ranked #20 of 185 attractions in Estremadura
Category: Religious Sites; Cultural
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Ranked #21 of 185 attractions in Estremadura
Category: Museums
This is a collection of decorative arts including furniture, tapestries and statues in an unfinished palace.
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Ranked #22 of 185 attractions in Estremadura
Category: Religious Sites; Cultural
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Ranked #23 of 185 attractions in Estremadura
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Category: Science Museums; Museums
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Torre de Belem (Lisbon)
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Ranked #24 of 185 attractions in Estremadura
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Category: Historic Sites; Historic Walking Areas; Monuments/ Statues; Neighborhoods; Landmarks/ Points of Interest; Cultural
A 16th-century tower which serves as a monument to Portugal's Age of Discovery on both land and sea.
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Ranked #25 of 185 attractions in Estremadura
Category: Monuments/ Statues; Landmarks
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Ranked #26 of 185 attractions in Estremadura
Category: Castles; Cultural

Hours:   June to September: 10:30-11:00 am, 11:30-12 noon, Monday to Saturday. October to May: 11:00-12 noon. Closed Sundays and holidays. Tours are guided. The palace was built... more »

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Ranked #27 of 185 attractions in Estremadura
Category: Landmarks/ Points of Interest; Landmarks
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Ranked #28 of 185 attractions in Estremadura
Category: Religious Sites; Historic Sites; Cultural

São Vicente de Fora Monastery The São Vicente de Fora Monastery is located in Largo de São Vicente, in the Alfama district. The name means "Monastery of St. Vincent Outside the... more »

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Ranked #29 of 185 attractions in Estremadura
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Category: Castles; Historic Sites; Cultural

St. George’s Castle On top of the highest hill in Lisbon sits St. George’s Castle. The area is called the Alfama. The castle started out as a 5th century Visigothic fort. Then the... more »

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Ranked #30 of 185 attractions in Estremadura
Category: Museums
Owner description: Overlooking the Tagus, in the suburb of Belém, the Electricity Museum is a cultural center, a science museum, a Museum of... more » Owner description: Overlooking the Tagus, in the suburb of Belém, the Electricity Museum is a cultural center, a science museum, a Museum of Industrial Archaeology and a space for contemporary art temporary exhibitions. « less
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