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Address: Avenida Brasilia - Belem, Lisbon 1400-038, Portugal
Phone Number: +351 21 362 0034
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Tue - Sun 10:00 - 17:00
Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
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A 16th-century tower which serves as a monument to Portugal's Age of...

A 16th-century tower which serves as a monument to Portugal's Age of Discovery on both land and sea.

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located edge of river Thejo. Ver atractive view Vasqe Da Gama Bridge and huge Jesus statue. You may have Gjinha and sıt on their folded chair from vine with a view company. Enjoy... read more

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Istanbul, Turkey
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

located edge of river Thejo. Ver atractive view Vasqe Da Gama Bridge and huge Jesus statue. You may have Gjinha and sıt on their folded chair from vine with a view company. Enjoy it!

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Haverhill, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Sunny day, mid morning, the place was thronged with visitors but the tower was closed to the public. It's off-season and the time of year for maintenance but I couldn't see any sign of work going on. It is still extremely photogenic and much closer to the shore than I imagined. A very interesting sight. Lots more to see in... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

You should not miss this, if you go to Jeronimos. It is just about fifteen minutes walk away. And if you are feeling peckish, there are plenty of wayside food stalls to provide you with sustenance. The views are really good, and you can get some good photos, both inside, outside, and looking outside from inside. A bit claustrophobic in... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This is a really exceptional building and well worth the effort to visit. It is especially lovely at night when it is lit up, surrounded by water it really is quite romantic but also quite creepy. We travelled by Tram from Lisbon city centre and it was a very pleasant journey. There are many other sights to see close to... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This would be just an average "tower" to visit, but the setting is beautiful on the edge of the water. One thing (if you want a picture or such) is that on the 2nd and 3rd floor rooms, the windows that face the entrance open up. You can open the windows and stick your head out for a great photo... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

It is definitely nice place and something that you should see. Just pay attention when to go, I recommend during morning because it is so crowded latter. We went there to see the tower but nobody expected that we would lose 1h. The line to get there, the line to go up, and there is no way to go down,... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Love the location on the water. Quite small, doesnt take more than an hour to see. Free entry on the first Sunday of every month, which is very nice but makes it super crowded on those days. walking distance to jeronimo so can easily see both in an afternoon or morning

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The Torre de Belem is currently under restoration works so the top level is restricted, and there is some scaffolding. However, the dungeon and most levels are still accessible. Great views of the harbour and some really interesting stonework and history. Get a group ticket from the monastery or archaeological museum before you visit. Its cheaper and you don't have... More 

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Great views, I recommend going at sunset. Unfortunately for us the top terrace was closed but we were able to go to the middle and have some great views. There is an entrance fee of 6€ (which is a bit much in my opinion, based on the size/nature of the attraction), but they offer a student discount!

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

This was on one of our must visit sites, it is not in the local city area and a bus trip is needed. We did not check which day it is closed. CLOSED ON MONDAY. Booo what a wasted trip. Spent most of the afternoon fighting doggy rip off sales guys selling crap.

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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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