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Address: Avenida Brasilia - Belem, Lisbon 1400-038, Portugal
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+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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Great views and pretty interesting to cist

Although the stairs were super narrow and a bit steep that is to be expected in a place like this. At 6 Euro for entry I felt it was reasonably priced and offered great views as... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 days ago
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Although the stairs were super narrow and a bit steep that is to be expected in a place like this. At 6 Euro for entry I felt it was reasonably priced and offered great views as well as a bit of History.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This is quite small so could get very crowded in summer, they have a limit on the number of people going up the tower.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Very beautiful sun set in the port. Shop are open in the cultural center of Belem until 21pm. Good restaurants there in belem street

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Don't miss The Tower if you visit Jeronimo/Belem. The view front the top of the Tower and the turrets are a terrific spot for photos of the river and the bridge.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Neat building but top terrace is closed at the moment. The building itself does contain very much info or artifacts. There's is some information boards throughout, but not sure if it was worth the entrance fee without access to the rooftop.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

You can do a tour of the monastery and tower for €12. we went in January so wasn't busy I'd imagine during spring and summer it would be better to pre-book in advance.Worth a visit

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Absolutely loved Torre de Belem - the view from terrace is amazing and inside is really cool too. Good time to travel is winter as there is not so many tourists

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The tower is very charateristic in its manuelin style. you can admire beautiful statues and walls. With Lisboa card it's free. However is difficult to visit the terrazza because always you find a queue.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This is a pretty location. Once this was surrounded by water, but today there is a lovely promenade around it. Not sure it is worth paying to go up in it unless you are not going to higher ground for photos.

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

It's pretty and has some nice views, but it is definitely not a must see. Only really worth it if you have time to visit the monastery too.

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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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