A Perfect 2 Days in Lisbon Itinerary Story

By Agne Civilyte

Introduction

A Perfect 2 Days in Lisbon Itinerary Story

Lisbon, or Lisboa in Portuguese, is one of the finest and oldest cities in Europe. The capital city of Portugal... Read more

Day 1

Explore the Picturesque Belém District

On your first day in Lisbon, you will be wandering around Belem (Belém) district - a charismatic neighbourhood to the... Read more

Day 1 - Stop 1

Jerónimos Monastery

Your first stop of the day is Jerónimos Monastery - a grand monastery and resting place of Vasco da Gama.... Read more

Day 1 - Stop 2

Pastéis de Belém

After the monastery, I recommend stopping at a small local bakery for a light breakfast and to try Lisbon's famous... Read more

Day 1 - Stop 3

Jardim Vasco da Gama

Jardim Vasco da Gama, or Vasco da Gama Garden, is a 5 hectares garden situated in the centre of the... Read more

Day 1 - Stop 4

Museum of Art, Architecture and Technology (MAAT)

MAAT (Museum of Art, Architecture and Technology) faces the Tagus River. The architect Amanda Levete designed its exciting and modern... Read more

Day 1 - Stop 5

Padrão dos Descobrimentos

After the museum, continue walking along the river. You will eventually come across Padrao dos Descobrimentos monument (the Monument of... Read more

Day 1 - Stop 6

Torre de Belém - Belem Tower

The last stop of the day is Belem Tower or Torre de Belém in Portuguese. The tower was constructed between... Read more

Day 2

The Historic Central Lisbon

On the second day of your 48 hours in Lisbon, you will be visiting central Lisbon and learning more about... Read more

Day 2 - Stop 1

São Jorge Castle

São Jorge Castle, also known as Castelo de S. Jorge or Lisbon Castle, is situated on a hill overlooking Alfama... Read more

Day 2 - Stop 2

Rossio Square

Rossio Square is the most iconic square in Lisbon. It is located in the Baixa District (Downtown), a short walk... Read more

Day 2 - Stop 3

Santa Justa Lift

Your third stop of the day is the Santa Justa Lift (Elevador de Santa Justa in Portuguese). The lift was... Read more

Day 2 - Stop 4

Chiado Square

The last stop is Chiado Square, a small square located between Bairro Alto and Baixa Districts. The square is surrounded... Read more

Conclusion

In Summary

Lisbon has a lot of interesting sights, and it’s not easy to see everything in only 2 days, but I... Read more