Yes, Lisbon is worth visiting, but be prepared for lots of other people to think so too! I learned a thing or two about what to do in Lisbon, what not to miss, what Lisbon is known for and some awesome stuff about the city and Portugal as a whole while I was there.
Is Lisbon worth traveling to?
Lisbon (or Lisboa) is the Capital of Portugal and has a population of over 500,000. It’s worth visiting because it’s a vibrant, lively, colorful, cultural and an inexpensive city with over 3 million visitors a year. Visit the Alfama district and consider day trips to Porto, Coimbra, and Sintra.
Is it a good time to visit Lisbon?
The best time to visit Lisbon is either from March to May or September to October, because the weather is still warm, hotel rates are cheaper and there are fewer crowds than in summer. In those seasons, you might also be able to squeeze in a few beach days. The summer sees hot temperatures and crowded shores.
Is Porto or Lisbon better to visit?
Porto: Porto’s smaller size means it’s easy to walk around and feel like you’ve covered a lot of ground in just a few days. … Lisbon: While there is plenty to explore here, Lisbon is much more spread out than Porto, and it’s a bit tougher to tackle solely on foot.
How much spending money will I need for 3 days in Lisbon?
Lisbon takes three days to explore fully, and the suggested spending money needed for these three days is around €290 (a breakdown of these costs is provided at the end of this article).
What is the best location to stay in Lisbon?
Where’s the best place to stay in Lisbon if you’re visiting for the first time? Chiado, Baixa, Principe Real, Bairro Alto, Avenida da Liberdade and possibly Alfama are the best areas if you want to be based in the heart of the city and within walking distance of major sights, restaurants, transport and shops.