Explore the city of Vasco da Gama, Prince Henry the Navigator and Magellan in World Heritage monuments from the Age of Discovery, and walk through Europe’s first great example of neoclassical design and urban planning. Lisbon’s most impressive attraction is the city itself. It is a monument to the romance of the past, and an aesthetically seductive place that forces contemplation in every one of its hills.
Enjoy an adventure on board Lisbon’s historic Tram 28 as it crosses the city and drives up the famous hill where the city was born, Get rewarded with superb panoramic views, and walk through the romantic Alfama district.
The first center of romantic architecture in Europe is found right outside Lisbon. Sintra is a magically green town dotted with fantasy palaces and an exquisite, exotic feel that’s been recognized by UNESCO as a World Heritage Site.