Alfama Quarter, Lisbon
European metropolis where we feel at home
Lisbon, Capital of Portugal
- leading city of tourist destinations in 2018
• Europe's Green Capital in 2020
is located in the Municipality of Lisbon, District of Lisbon, in the Lisbon Region
(Lisbon Metropolitan Area
and in the former Province of Estremadura.
Lisbon, with a view of the 25th of April Bridge and the Tagus River © / Images of Portugal, illustration
Two more municipalities (or councils) - Azambuja and Vila Franca de Xira - located in Ribatejo.
District of Lisbon
The District of Lisbon
and 134 parishes, has an area of 2,761 km² and a population of 2,870,770 inhabitants (INE, 2021). It is the 16th district in
the country in terms of surface and one of the most populous.
Municipality of Lisbon
The City of Lisbon
, in addition to being the Capital of Portugal and capital of the District of Liboa, is also
the capital of Municipality of Lisbon
Find out more: Lisbon Parishes
Every visit to Lisbon must pass by the following attractions:
• the Historic Center
• the Bairro Alto
• the Baixa de Lisboa
• the São Jorge Castle
and Madre de Deus
, in addition to the iconic ones:
• the Tower of Belém
• the Jeronimos Monastery
• the Landmark of Discoveries
Lisbon and the Tagus River in the background. © / Images of Portugal
The fact is that Lisbon welcomes its numerous visitors throughout the year, which is why the city is always being
plebiscite by tourists from all over the world.
• What to see in Lisbon
There are many and varied tourist attractions
of this global city, one of the most visited in Europe and that enchants visitors from all over the world.
• What to do in Lisbon
Some activity suggestions for active vacation lovers. More: What to do in Lisbon
In Lisbon, in addition to good restaurants serving international cuisine, visitors will have the opportunity to taste the
delights of Portuguese cuisine and gastronomy. In the city there are restaurants that serve the most appetizing specialties.
of Portuguese Cuisine.
Find out more: Discovering Lisbon's cuisine
Freguesia of the Avenidas Novas, Lisbon © Google Earth Pro
Study in Lisbon
Studying in Lisbon is the right choice to pursue a successful professional career. The University of Lisbon, with more than 25,000
students, is one of the most important in Europe. Find out more: Lisbon to study
Work in Lisbon
Lisbon to work (or to do business) is also a good decision for you or your company. In addition to being the largest market for
Portugal, offers the best opportunities for qualified professionals or companies looking to expand in the Portuguese market and
European. Find out more: Lisbon to work or do business
Enjoy your stay in Lisbon and discover unmissable places on the outskirts of the Portuguese capital. From Fatima to Oeiras,
passing through Cascais, Caldas da Rainha or Sintra, there are many destinations where you will keep memories of good times.
Find out more: Lisbon Surroundings