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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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Jesus Love Me and I Love Jesus

He has a great view from up there and you can join him, well most of the way there, for 5 Euro. It is actually worth it. The elevator stops at 3 and you have about 40 - 50 steps... read more

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Toronto, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

He has a great view from up there and you can join him, well most of the way there, for 5 Euro. It is actually worth it. The elevator stops at 3 and you have about 40 - 50 steps to take which are very narrow and smooth, so a fall risk. Be careful.

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North Port, Florida
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Toured this while on a bus from or Princess Cruise. The place is high on the hill and overlooks parts of Lisbon. Took many pictures for viewing later. You see the Brige resembling the Golden Gate, built by American Bridge

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Worthing, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This was just a short walk from the Mecure Lisboa Almeda hotel where we were staying. Not being religious we had no interest in the structure per se or in the tacky shop near the top. What is superb though is the views of Lisbon you can get from the open top.

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Thank Peter B
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Cristo Rei is a definite must see attraction! My boyfriend and I started the day at the Castelo de S. Jorge and decided spontaneously to visit the statue. It is very easy to get as you can get the commuter ferry to Cacilhas from Cais do Sodré. On the other side you can either walk up to the statue (quite... More 

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Southampton, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We decided to visit Christo Rei having seen it from Lisbon Castle . We caught the very inexpensive ferry from Cais de Sodre to Cacilhas which took less than 15 mins . There is a bus (101) from the ferry terminal in Cacilhas to the National Sanctuary or alternatively you can walk (uphill) which took us approx 30 mins. The... More 

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Athens, Greece
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

a must visit! you should reach the top through the elevator! the view of the whole Lisbon city is magnificent. The statue looks exactly like the one in Rio de Janeiro. Do not miss to spend a few minutes to study why this was built!

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London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

What a tremendous view. It really is spectacular and great to see the whole of Lisbon. We went at midday and there was no queue. €10 per person seems a bit expensive.

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Leicester, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is one of the famous attractions not to be missed. We booked a taxi using Uber (that was reasonably cheaper than a local taxi) and went to see this famous status overlooking Lisbon from across the river. This has a lot of history and it was absolutely fantastic experience to go to the top where the visiting gallery is... More 

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Driving from Belem to Almada with Lisbon Riders opened up our eyes to another beautiful interesting part of Lisbon. Cristo de Rei is situated on another high point of Lisbon overlooking the 25th bridge and the city of Sintra. IMO, the scenery from here can't be compared to that of Miradouro, it is just simply breathtaking.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This point of interest during night or day can be seen from across the river in Lisbon. Easy drive from Lisbon across the 25 Abril bridge. Follow signs to Almada. There is free parking at the santuario or if coming from the ferry, recommend taking a tuk-tuk as it is about 1 hour walk, uphill. Great place to take pictures... More 

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