À Descoberta de Alfama

This typical quarter was once one of the most cosmopolitan of lisbon. Placed between the castle and the river, Alfama is an historical quarter that makes us go back to the time of the portuguese discoveries. Its typical buildings prevail over the hearthquake of 1755, leaving the façades intact. Experience the unique atmosphere of life in the neighborhood, with its small stores and taberns, finding your way through the..net of streets and…Because it is an area with a big declive, the best choice is to make the tour up to down.Places to visit: Casa dos Bicos; Saint Jorge's castle; Sé; Saint Engrácia's Church; Saint Vicente de fora Church ; Espírito Santo's Church; Miradouro da Graça; Miradouro de Santa Lúzia; Militar Museum; Museum de Artes Decorativas; Judiaria; Chafariz de Dentro; Chafariz d'El Rei.


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