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Santuario Nacional de Cristo Rei

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Address: Avenida Cristo Rei, 27A | Não é localizado em Lisboa e sim em Almada, Almada 2800-058, Portugal
Phone Number: 21 275 1000
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Even if you are not a religious person you can't help being moved by the experience of visiting Cristo Rei, amazing monument and great views of Lisbon.

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Reading, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Even if you are not a religious person you can't help being moved by the experience of visiting Cristo Rei, amazing monument and great views of Lisbon.

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Montijo, Portugal
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

The monument is a great way to see the landscape around Lisbon and Almada with an amazing view of the river Tejo.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

The 101 bus will take you directly to it, there is some good views of lisbon and the bridge, and theres not entrance fee. Not much else to do/see though

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Witney, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Brilliant view of Lisbon and the Estuary. Well worth the trip across the suspension bridge ... Which is good too. Tip: if you're not in rush hour drive across, park at ferry terminal and get ferry to Lisbon. Boat trip and views for minimal cost.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Grand monument overlooking Lisbon. Great peaceful place to visit Amazing view from the top of the monument.

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Tel Aviv, Israel
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

If you are in the area go to Cristo Rei Monument - you have a breathtaking view over Lisbon from there. You don't need to pay or to get on the top of Chapel, you have amazing viewpoints around the chapel!

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Prague, Czech Republic
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Go there in the morning, open from 9:30, the quickest and cheapest way there is take the bus line 753 from metro station Plombal to Portagem included in 24 hours ticket (about 15 min),then about 10 min walking, lift for 5 EUR,rather windy at the top but the view of Lisboa is excellent, For return the same way or take... More 

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Levice, Slovakia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Cheap entry and big free parking. Viewpoint is accessible by a lift operated by liftboy. On the top you find a small chapel and souvenir shop.

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Atlanta, Georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I took a bus tour, the Gray Line (specifically the Castle Route). We got off on stop number 5, rode the ferry over to Casilhas (sp?) then took the 101 bus to Cristo Rei. We had already purchased the Gray Line bus tour anyway, but the ferry and bus were very cheap. Under 10€ round trip for... More 

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Almada, Portugal
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I just can't describe how beautiful is the view of Cristo Rei. You can see the 25th April bridge witch is amazing, you can also see the river and a little bit of the coast and take a lot of pictures too. Besides the viewpoint, you can visit the sanctuary. Definitely, I recommend!

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