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A 16th-century tower which serves as a monument to Portugal's Age of Discovery on both land and sea.
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Avenida Brasilia - Belem, Lisbon 1400-038, Portugal
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Reviewed yesterday

I was deceived by the long queue to get in and almost left out of frustration, until the line started moving very rapidly and we were in within 30 mins. It appears that they let big groups of people in at a time, therefore the...More

Thank Stephanie D
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

A must do whilst in Lisbon. So beautiful. After the sunsets, the tower is also lit up so you can take amazing photos and whatever the time.

Thank rickykpp
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We loved Belem Tower and well worth seeing. However make sure you buy your tickets from the museum next to the monastery in Belem. You can pay just 2 euros more and you get the monastery, museum and tower for a good price and..... you...More

Thank linzimcdonald31
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This is one of the top restructures you have to visit, a tower in the middle of the river with a beautiful view with visit

Thank Alexander L
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This is a unique fortress worth a quick visit to view. If you’re on your own you can take your outside pictures and be on your way in 20 minutes. We didn’t try to enter. It’s a real merry go round for all the tour...More

Thank PtownCraig
Reviewed 2 days ago

Just a heads up, there are line ups inside the tower too! To get to each different level, and back down again

Thank Daniella B
Reviewed 3 days ago

It's not a secret that you have to walk a lot in Europe, but take in mind that you will need to walk the double to get to The Torre de Belem. It is amazing though, you will be tired but with amazing memories and...More

Thank KiraCaballero
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The Torre (tower) de Belém was built in 1515 as a means of defending Lisbon from possible invaders and was named a UNESCO Site because of its rich maritime history. If you plan to climb the Tower, you should begin your day here, just as Portugal’s famous...More

Thank ramchabi
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

So busy we did not attempt to queue for so long. Looks great from the outside. First or last opening times for a visit perhaps.

Thank Roy H
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Beautiful historic site but opted out of the tour due to lines. Recommend getting tickets in advance and hire a guide to get full experience

Thank KathyC2375
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Belém is the "capital of the Portuguese Discoveries"
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Response from Bruno V | Reviewed this property |
The best way yo have info in first hand is to contact them directly, i'm sure they will help you and answer all your questions.. Have fun!!!
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Hippo trip buses are amphibious bus/boats that take you on a tour of the city and the river. It doesn’t go underwater.
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Response from Stephy_M97150 | Reviewed this property |
We got the Lisboa card and all 3 monuments were included as well as the metro/tramway/bus services. Excellent value if you are planning on visiting couple of museums/monuments. You can buy it online and pick it up at the... More
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