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  • Excellent24%
  • Very good48%
  • Average24%
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3 Nov 2018
“what a find”
21 Jun 2017
“worth finding for the view and the wonderful restaurant”
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Almada Velha, Almada 2800-120, Portugal
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Reviewed November 3, 2018

Whilst in Lisbon we was told about the lifts up to the castle. Such a lovely spot we didn't go into the castle grounds as found it to late in the day. But the area of quant shops and narrow streets' was amazing. And the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Linda H
Reviewed June 21, 2017

On the way back to the ferry from the Christo we got the bus driver to drop us near the castle gardens not knowing what to expect. We were bowled over. The small garden contains two amazing trees with fascinating root stocks and a small...More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Jane K
Reviewed November 27, 2016

Take couple of hours and enjoy the history, view of the city and of course a glass of wine with the view.

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank Elly028
Reviewed June 28, 2016

really worth looking at if you're in Sintra - we are luckily spoiled by fabulous castles in europe but this place is really pretty and I would highly recommend a visit

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank JanDLondon
Reviewed December 7, 2015

Don´t go in search of old castle, there is no castle. Instead of the old castle, go find the elevator and the fantastic views that it offers. Once there drink a cup of tea or a gin at the local bar. If it is lunch...More

Date of experience: December 2015
Thank RMota75
Reviewed July 29, 2015 via mobile

No castle, no view of Lisboa. Ordinary yard and parking of hotel here in this lane. And photos don't gove evidance of this place.

Date of experience: July 2015
Thank mr_tottor
Reviewed February 18, 2015

A quiet small place overlooking Lisbon. The Castle itself is not accessible, it belongs to GNR, but there is a pleasant garden with a very good (and very expensive) restaurant, some seats and a great view.

Date of experience: January 2015
Thank brunospot
Reviewed July 7, 2014

The Miradouro, sightseeing point, has a panoramic view over Lisbon which really is breathtaking. There are even benches for those who would wish to stay there for a while enjoying the panorama. As far as getting there, avoid driving. Getting up there by car is...More

Date of experience: June 2014
1  Thank Carlos_R_888
Reviewed January 19, 2014

It really is worth crossing the river to get this view of Lisbon. Plus there are some very nice restaurants nearby

Date of experience: September 2013
1  Thank Joao_PT
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