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Great view from the water

We had an unobstructed view of this beautiful creation from the water. It is hard to miss; the... read more

Reviewed October 7, 2018
Tagus River Bank

River Bank Fishing Sports Schools Wild Animals Summer Light Industry Local shops... read more

Reviewed October 3, 2018
Lisa H
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Reviewed October 7, 2018

We had an unobstructed view of this beautiful creation from the water. It is hard to miss; the base is 269 feet high and Christ is 92 feet in height. Made of cement, Salazar allowed the project to go forward because it was meant to...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed October 3, 2018

River Bank Fishing Sports Schools Wild Animals Summer Light Industry Local shops Restaurants Museums

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank Lisa H
Reviewed June 29, 2018 via mobile

A short ferry ride from Lisbon is a nice pedestrian area with great cafes and restaurants, and with an amazing view on all of Lisbon. You can visit Cristo Rei, and then have a drink enjoying the view on Lisbon.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank NenziG
Reviewed December 19, 2017

On the top platform of the Boca do Vento elevator you will have a great panorama over Lisbon and the Tejo. Great photo spot.

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank kr0elle
Reviewed August 17, 2017

Construction of this statue was inspired by a similar statue in Rio de Janeiro—Christ the Redeemer—Brazil being a former Portuguese colony—in 1940, as a plea to God to release Portugal from being sucked in to WWII. Construction began, however, in 1952—my birth year—and was inaugurate...More

Date of experience: June 2017
1  Thank DeanMurphy2020
Reviewed May 17, 2017

Lovely place to go. Very quiet given it's a capital city. Transport system excellent - and easy to understand. Thye views from up on the hills are spectacular. Word of warning - pick pockets are in abundance. We got done despite every attempt to protect...More

Date of experience: May 2017
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Reviewed April 26, 2017

We were amazed by this structure, the views from the top made it even better! You'll get stunning views of the city, taking a picture with bridge in the background is a must!

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank Prarthana06
Reviewed November 18, 2016

When in Lisbon, don't just admire the views from the north side of the river Tejo, get yourself across it and admire the views from the south side too! So if you fancy an adventure and want to escape the hustle and bustle of the...More

Date of experience: August 2016
2  Thank beepbeepeurope
Reviewed October 14, 2016

We first visited some 18 months ago but unfortunately on a rainy and misty day which really minimised the views that we were expecting. This time however we arrived on a beautiful sunny morning with a beautiful clear blue sky. The statue itself is a...More

Date of experience: October 2016
2  Thank RobboLancashire
Reviewed October 9, 2016

The view of Lisbon is really extraordinary! It is excellent any time during the day or night. If you want some amazing pictures don’t miss this place!

Date of experience: March 2016
1  Thank Travelcooking
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