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Lisbon City Break Deals

CITY BREAKS TO LISBON

Capital and largest city of Portugal, Lisbon is an ancient and cultured city, retaining much of its old-world charm. Perched on several hills, its position on the north bank of the river Tagus makes it one of Europe’s most beautiful capitals.

Last Minute City Breaks to Lisbon

Infortmation & Facts

Things to do

Lisbon’s maritime past is evoked in the impressive Monument to the Discoveries, on the banks of the river. The treasures of art and architecture which bear witness to Lisbon’s glorious past have been perfectly preserved. City Breaks to Lisbon from Dublin are perfect for visiting the Alfama, the old Moorish district with its whitewashed houses, numerous taverns, cafes and narrow streets. The steep walk up to St. George’s castle is well worth it for its splendid views over the city. Cheap Weekend Breaks to Lisbon from Ireland allow you to take the open-work iron lift built by Eiffel up to the Bairro Alto, try one of the very affordable seafood restaurants, and visit one of the many famed fado houses - a visit to Lisbon would not be complete without hearing this unique soul music of Portugal. Last minute city breaks and short break deals to Lisbon are idea/ for shopping in the popular the Baixa area and Amoeiras centre and designer shops can be found on Avenida da Liberdade.

Lisbon Weekend Breaks

Climate

Lisbon has a warm climate with sunny spring and summer days, when temperatures frequently reach 85ºF (30ºC) or above. Winters are wet and windy, temperatures averaging around 50ºF (10ºC).

Language

Portuguese is the official language, but English is widely spoken and understood.

Money

Portugal is a member of the European Union and its official currency is the Euro (EUR), which is divided into 100 cents. There are numerous banks, bureaux de change and ATMs available in main cities and tourist destinations. Foreign currency can be exchanged at banks, bureaux de change and automatic currency exchange machines. Banking hours are generally 8.30am to 3pm Monday to Friday. Major credit cards are widely accepted, as are travellers cheques.

Time

Local time is GMT (GMT +1 from last Sunday in March to Saturday before last Sunday in October).