With its special light and views it will make your heart melt, Lisbon is the ideal city to a romantic getaway. Walk hand in hand, observe the horizon and enjoy the company of that special person sounds like perfect moments, but all this gains another charm with the background capital. Therefore, we suggest you some activities and destinations that you should visit during a romantic getaway in Lisbon:
A PICNIC IN ONE OF THE VIEWPONTS
Lisbon is known like the city of the seven hills but also as the city of many viewpoints. Imagine enjoying an afternoon with delicious snacks, sitting over the lawn and contemplating breath taking landscapes. The Viewpoint of Torel with a large lawn is one of the places we recommend and where you can enjoy an idyllic picnic.
Located next to the river with a historical and inspirational ambient, Belem is full of green spaces that match with a romantic moment. Why not take advantage of the area and get to know some of the Portuguese historical monuments? The Belem Tower, the Jerónimos Monastery and the Monument of the Discoveries are some emblematic points that deserve to be visited in company.
ENJOY A SUNSET
There are so many options to enjoy the golden hours of the afternoon in Lisbon! In Terreiro do Paço, next to the Tagus estuary, or in Barrio Alto, next to the cultural scene of the city. All this can be accompanied by a refreshing drink as these are areas with a wide range of bars, terraces and restaurants.
A CABLE CAR RIDE
The Nations Park area is full of romantic activities. Beginning by walks along the river, overlooking the other bank of the Tagus, and finishing with more cultural discoveries, like a visit to the Oceanarium; but in height everything acquires more charm, right? So take advantage of the cable car and make a tour for two. On this trip you will appreciate inspiring landscapes in the privacy.
WALKING BY THE CASTLE
Impressive: the Saint George Castle stands out for its beauty and through its corners that are worth discovering. Enjoy this piece of Portuguese history and do your tour in company. You will discover views of the city from different angles and mark a romantic moment in one of the nicest monuments in Lisbon.