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  • Cheapest Flights to Lisbon: Find affordable flights to Lisbon using our flight search tool. Compare prices and book your tickets hassle-free.
  • Insure Your Trip: Ensure peace of mind with travel insurance. Protect yourself against unforeseen circumstances with comprehensive travel coverage.
  • Rent a Car in Lisbon: Explore Lisbon and its picturesque surroundings at your own pace. Rent a car conveniently online and visit nearby attractions like Sintra and Cascais.
  • Book Your Tours: Discover the best tours and experiences in Lisbon. From exploring historic landmarks to tasting pastéis de nata, plan your itinerary with trusted local operators.
  • Essential Things to Pack: Prepare for your trip to Lisbon with our packing checklist. Don’t forget items like comfortable walking shoes, a camera, sunscreen, and a travel adapter.

Some History First

Immerse yourself in Lisbon’s fascinating history, from its days as a medieval outpost to its golden age as a global maritime power during the Age of Discovery.

Lisbon Today

Experience the modern charm of Lisbon today. Explore its lively neighborhoods, vibrant street art scene, and the riverside district of Belém, where you can taste the famous Pastéis de Belém.

Is Lisbon Safe?

Lisbon is considered safe for tourists. Exercise standard precautions and be aware of pickpockets in crowded areas, especially in tourist hotspots.

Where is Lisbon?

Located on the western coast of Portugal, Lisbon overlooks the Atlantic Ocean and the Tagus River.

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What is the Best Time to Visit Lisbon?

The best time to visit Lisbon is during the spring (March to May) and fall (September to November) when the weather is pleasant and there are fewer crowds. Summer (June to August) can be hot, while winter (December to February) is mild.

How to Get to Lisbon & Around

  • Flight: Fly into Lisbon Portela Airport (LIS) from major cities around the world.
  • Airport Shuttles: Convenient airport shuttle services are available to transport you to the city center.
  • Public Transport: Lisbon has an excellent public transport system including trams, buses, and metro. Purchase a rechargeable transport card (Viva Viagem) for easy travel.
  • Taxis & Uber: Taxis are readily available, and Uber operates in Lisbon.

Things to Do in Lisbon

Discover top attractions and activities in Lisbon, from exploring São Jorge Castle and Alfama’s narrow streets to taking a day trip to the beautiful town of Sintra.


Where To Stay In Lisbon

Find the perfect accommodation in Lisbon, ranging from boutique hotels in Chiado to historic guesthouses in Alfama.

What To Eat In Lisbon

Indulge in the flavors of Portuguese cuisine. Try bacalhau à brás (codfish), grilled sardines, and custard tarts (pastéis de nata) at local eateries and traditional restaurants.

Entry & Exit Requirements

Check visa requirements and entry regulations based on your nationality before traveling to Portugal. EU citizens do not require a visa for short stays.

What To Pack For Your Trip

Pack essentials including travel documents, comfortable clothing for warm weather, a reusable water bottle, and a city map.


The official currency of Portugal is the Euro (EUR).

While Portuguese is the official language, many locals in tourist areas speak English.

Tipping is appreciated for good service. Leave a small tip (5-10%) at restaurants if satisfied with the service.