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Miradouros in Lisbon: a view over the city

Miradouros in Lisbon: a view over the city

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The most beautiful Miradouros to admire the view over Lisbon

Lisbon is also known as the city of seven hills. Maybe you don’t like to go up and down to visit the city, but it has his positive side. Indeed in Lisbon there are many Miradouros and each one of them offer a different perspective of Lisbon.  Relaxing on a hilltop Miradouro is a must and you can’t miss this Portuguese experience.

This is our top 3 Miradouros of Lisbon:

Miradouro de São Pedro de Alcântara:

It is one of the largest and most iconic view points of the city. It is just next to Elevador da Gloria. So if you are lazy don’t worry, you will not have to do many steps! From there you can admire all the east side of the city. Moreover to recognize the spots you can use the beautiful map made of azulejos.

Miradouro Das Portas do Sol:

Miradouro das portas do sol

It is the ideal point to start a walking tour of Alfama district! So just wake up early and get ready to admire an amazing sunrise over Lisbon while drinking a cup of coffee. If you are not such a morning person don’t worry, the view there is amazing at any time!

 

 

Miradouro da graça:

Miradouro da graça in Lisbon

The real name of this romantic spot is Miradouro Sophia de Mello Breyner Andresen. It comes from the name of the famous Portuguese poet who loved to spend her days there admiring Lisbon. Still today you can see her bronze statue looking at the horizon and read one of her poems on the base of it. Could you think of a more romantic place to admire the sunset over Lisbon?

Now put your trainers on and start walking to discover the best Miradouros in Lisbon. The walk could be a little bit hard, it worth it!

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