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Castelo de S. Jorge

Rua de Santa Cruz do Castelo, Lisbon 1100-129, Portugal
+351 21 880 0620
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Old Lisbon: Alfama and São Jorge neighbours 3-Hour Walking Tour
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Open 7 days a week, Castelo de S. Jorge is now a place where you can enjoy our heritage, get to know a little about Lisboa’s History at the Permanent Exhibition, explore the traces of the Moorish neighbourhood dating back from the 11th century at the Archaeological Site, discover yet unseen sights over the city on the Camera Obscura, stroll across the gardens and the belvederes, take a break at the Cafe do Castelo, participate of the guided tours or other didactical activities, or simply be enchanted by music, theatre, dancing and the talk shops on heritage that liven up your days at this remarkable Monument in Lisboa.
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  • Very good37%
  • Average14%
  • Poor2%
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Hours Today: 09:00 - 18:00
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
Rua de Santa Cruz do Castelo, Lisbon 1100-129, Portugal
Castelo, Alfama & Mouraria
+351 21 880 0620
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Reviewed 25 July 2016 via mobile

Interesting part of the history of Lisbon, and of course the views of Lisbon from the castle are incredible, it is a little bit of a hike to get there or you can get a taxi from the taxi rank in Rossio which will take...More

Thank Redgerrard
Reviewed 25 July 2016 via mobile

It is a good old castle. An old regent castle With a good story. It Also has a very good view where u Can see all Of Lissabon. They have student discount too.

Thank Jeppe G
Reviewed 25 July 2016 via mobile

Price is too high for a castle, the camera oscura is nice with a good guide. Worth visit of 2 hours. We recommend

Thank Aviad Y
Reviewed 25 July 2016

We got there by coincidence during sunset. The castle is nice especially with the peacocks and the architecture but the most famous I guess is the view of Lisbon and especially the old town. I would recommend you take a a proper camera and dont...More

Thank Wafic F
Reviewed 25 July 2016 via mobile

Spent a nice morning at the Castelo. Went around opening time so there were no crowds. Spent about 2 hours taking in the views, and enjoying a snack at the cafe.

Thank mdfld_traveler
Reviewed 25 July 2016

Very nice place to visit : enjoy the landscape from the top of the hill ! If you like history, you'll like, if not, you still can do a small promenade !

Thank PonsJack
Reviewed 25 July 2016

It's a little tricky to get there (two lifts, both free of charge and some ascent streets) from the Rossio Metro station, but when you get there you'll see why you can't miss this attraction. It offers the best views of Lisbon's old centre until...More

Thank phdhonda
Reviewed 25 July 2016

Take the historical 28 tram to the castle and then explore. A lot fun just taking the tram and then you have the castle to see and then you can walk down winding streets through the neighborhoods, grab a bite to eat, and end up...More

Thank MarthaMV
Reviewed 25 July 2016

Very much enjoyed the time I spent at this castle. Great inside and has wonderful views when you venture upwards. Took a lot of wonderful photographs.

Thank Darlene A
Reviewed 24 July 2016 via mobile

The castle had amazing views of Lisbon, probably the best of the city. They also had ruins from the Iron Age. The castle from the medieval times is a must visit in Lisbon.

Thank Daniel C
Castelo, Alfama & Mouraria
Explore narrow streets and alleyways, small cafes and,
of course, the internationally acclaimed Fado music.
The earth-shattering Great Earthquake of 1755
destroyed most of the city but the contiguous
neighborhoods of Mouraria, Castelo and Alfama remained
standing to this day. These neighborhoods represent
Lisbon at its historical best. The cool breeze of the
Tagus river will take you up the hills to the sound of
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Fenneke H
How long is the line to get in the castle?
23 June 2017|
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Response from uclamargo | Reviewed this property |
When we were there in May, there wasn't a waiting line. It might be different in high season.
How many children are included in a family ticket in Lisbon?
27 March 2017|
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Response from Castelo_de_S_Jorge | Property representative |
The family ticket includes two adults and two children under 18.
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How much time do you need inside the castle?
2 March 2017|
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Response from Eliana M | Reviewed this property |
I think that one hour is enough.
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