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Jardim da Praca do Imperio

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Address: Rua Belem, Lisbon, Portugal
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Beautiful Park in the middle of River and Jeronimos Monastery

Belem is little outside of Lisbon City Center and Old Town, but don't miss this area! Lots to see and do from Belem Tower to huge Jeronimos Monastery and this beautiful... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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Naantali, Finland
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Belem is little outside of Lisbon City Center and Old Town, but don't miss this area! Lots to see and do from Belem Tower to huge Jeronimos Monastery and this beautiful Park/Garden is right in the middle of everything. Sightseeing buses also stop here, so lots of people wandering around. Nice fountain too, so overall worth of visit

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Rijeka, Croatia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 667 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The park between the Jeronimos Monastery and the river shore is a nice and relaxing place, great for taking a break from waiting in line or exploring the nearby attractions and monuments.

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Wurzburg, Germany
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 294 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 April 2017

In front the Mosteiro dos Jeronimus on you way cross down to the river you will enter this wonderful place. In the middle of the garden is a huge fountain. This garden was built for an exhibition in the time of the Dictator Antonio de Oliveira Salazar.

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London, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 141 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 March 2017

Jardim da Praca do Imperio in Belem is a good place for a break after trekking around the nearby monastery and the tower. Crowded but pleasant park area away from the mad traffic along the main avenida.

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Royal Tunbridge Wells, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 122 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 February 2017

This is a beautiful garden and square in the belém area, one of the most touristic in Lisbon. The Jardim do Império was made for an exibition during the time of the dictatorship. It still amazes me everytime I see it. It is one of Lisbons landmarks surrounded by more landmarks around it, like the Centro Cultural de Belém, Mosteiro... More 

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Puerto Princesa, Philippines
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 January 2017

I was really amezed by the beauty of this Wonderful garden with An amazing fountain,if u are goin to visit The belem tower enjoy this beautiful Garden

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Thank Kelly S
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Reviewed 6 November 2016 via mobile

A good spot to stop bye an enjoy of your picknick. But I 'll not go to that jardim for a "Wauw" effect, there are better ones.

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Lisbon, Portugal
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Reviewed 2 November 2016

Iconic square depicting symbols of the age of discoveries framed by impressive monuments, museums, galleries, coffeehouses, and miles of a sidewalk along the river

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Portugal
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Reviewed 5 October 2016

Love this area and it's frequented by local people as well.After a busy day, a great reprieve and peaceful right in the city. A favorite spot for sure.

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Leicester - UK
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Reviewed 26 September 2016

Between the Monterio and the Monument of the Discoveries these precisely laid out gardens make an excellent place to chill out while visiting the other local attractions.

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Belem
Belém is the "capital of the Portuguese Discoveries" and a photographer's paradise. You can spend an entire day exploring this neighborhood: monuments (Jerónimos Monastery, Belém Tower, Monument to the Discoveries), museums (Coach Museum, Centro Cultural de Belém) and breathtaking views of the Tagus river will make your visit worth your time. Belém also offers a variety of restaurants and cafes, namely the famous - and delicious - "Pastéis de Belém" (typical Portuguese custard tarts; make sure you buy an extra box of those!). Easily accessible from Lisbon's historic center, Belém is a must-do, especially if you're spending more than one day visiting the Portuguese capital.
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