- Take a ride on Lisbon Zoo’s cable car and get a bird’s-eye view of the animals
- See the entrance to Lisbon harbour which is now a UNESCO World Heritage Site
- Pedro IV Square is one of the city’s most popular meeting places
Promising world-class museums, a wealth of historic architecture and a hip bar and dining scene, a weekend in the Portuguese capital should be on everyone’s travel bucket list. Check out our top 10 must-see attractions for your next Lisbon city break.
Founded in 1884, Lisbon Zoo is home to more than 2,000 animals and is another popular family attraction in the city. The strapline, ‘travel around the world without leaving Lisbon’, rings true as it features an extensive variety of animals hailing from Africa, Asia and Europe. It’s also worth taking a ride on the zoo’s cable car which flies over the enclosures offering a bird’s-eye view of the animals. Praça Marechal Humberto Delgado
Metro: Jardim Zoológico
Located in the beautiful Parque das Nações, Lisbon Oceanarium is Europe’s largest indoor aquarium.