Belém: Top Tours & Activities

Top Attractions in Lisbon District

About Belém

Belém is a picturesque region located west of Lisbon, which is the site of many of the most notable and important tourist attractions of the capital. Belém is located on the northern banks of the Tagus River and from the ancient marinas of Belem, embarked ships that sailed all over the world and most of the "voyages of discovery" of the fourteenth century shipped here. Historically, the region of Belém was the place where the elite of Lisbon resided, with the goal of escaping poverty and depravity from the center of the city. This combination of history, scenery and varied tourist attractions make Belém one of the most pleasant areas of Lisbon to visit. This guide will provide an overview of Belém and will detail the main tourist attractions in the region.

What People Are Saying

"The hosts were very welcoming and happy to teach us about Lisbon and its waterway and the city. We had a great time and would definitely do another sail with this crew. Very Enjoyable!"
Sunset Lisbon Sailing Tour Reviewed by: Carlee
"Our tour guide Ricardo was amazing. He was very well informed and kept the whole group laughing. He told us about the history and introduced us to several cultural staples. I had a lot of fun on this half-day walking tour and would recommend it to anyone travelling to Lisbon."
"What a nice way to end your day in Lisbon! It was a very pleasant and relaxing experience. Beautiful views of Lisbon city from the river. The time was perfect as we avoided the very high temperatures of the day. The crew was very polite and make us feel as being their guests. They gave us usefull information about the monuments but also gave us the necessary privacy space. Thanks a lot!"
Sunset Lisbon Sailing Tour Reviewed by: Charis
"Foi bom ver Lisboa em outros angulos, Nossa guia turística Ninneta foi sem dúvida muito atenciosa e conseguiu realmente demonstrar Lisboa de forma espetacular. Super recomendo passeios com esta profissional."
"The tour is downhill and takes in the major sites and areas. It was hot when we did it but it was perfectly manageable in the heat."
"Thank you Camilla and team for the marvelous and interesting Belem tour. I strongly recommend everybody to experience these tours in Lisbon."

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