Destination guide

Historic Lisbon District will entice you

Take a vacation to Lisbon District and enjoy the area's monuments, museums and history. Well known for its architecture, art and cathedral, this cosmopolitan city won't disappoint. Castle of Sao Jorge and Santa Justa Elevator are just a couple of the must-sees. With a vacation rental, you get a home away from home—many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.


Sightseeing in and around Lisbon District

Are you searching for attractions to visit while you're in town? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that makes Lisbon District a fun place to get away. Here are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Lisbon Oceanarium (4.3 mi / 6.9 km)
  • Glória Lift (0.3 mi / 0.5 km)
  • Ascensor da Gloria (0.4 mi / 0.6 km)
  • Portas do Sol Viewpoint (0.4 mi / 0.7 km)
  • Torel Garden (0.5 mi / 0.8 km)
  • Lisbon Zoo (2.7 mi / 4.3 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Lisbon District

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to appreciate the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Lisbon District. These are a few of the area's most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Cascais Beach (15.2 mi / 24.5 km)
  • Guincho Beach (18.1 mi / 29.1 km)
  • Belvedere Sao Pedro de Alcantara (0.4 mi / 0.6 km)
  • Miradouro de Sao Pedro de Alcantara (0.4 mi / 0.6 km)
  • Miradouro de Santa Luzia (0.4 mi / 0.7 km)
  • Torel Garden (0.5 mi / 0.8 km)

How to get to and around Lisbon District

The nearest airport is in Lisbon (LIS-Humberto Delgado), located 4 mi (6.4 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you might consider flying into Cascais (CAT), which is 11.6 mi (18.7 km) away.

If you prefer to travel by train, Lisbon Rossio Station, Lisbon Cais do Sodre Station and Lisbon Santa Apolonia Station are the main stations in the city. You can get around Lisbon District by catching a ride on the metro at Rossio Metro Station, Baixa-Chiado Station or Restauradores Station.

Where to stay around Lisbon District?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 6,558 holiday lettings near Lisbon District. From 4,902 Condos/Apartments to 411 Villas, find the best place to stay with your family and friends to discover Lisbon District area.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Lisbon District?

There are many lovely places to stay for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Lisbon District. From HomeAway travellers, the popular destinations to visit are:

  • Azenhas do Mar: 53 holiday homes
  • A Barraca Theater: 6,713 holiday homes
  • Santa Catarina: 989 holiday homes
  • Estoril: 1,292 holiday homes
  • Loures: 4,831 holiday homes

HomeAway offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Lisbon District! Please use our search bar to access the selection of self catering accommodations available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Lisbon District?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the cities in Lisbon District with the largest selection of holiday lettings for a perfect city break:

  • Estoril: 1,292 holiday lettings
  • Loures: 4,831 holiday lettings
  • Sintra: 1,880 holiday lettings
  • Ribamar: 431 holiday lettings
  • Paço de Arcos: 5,378 holiday lettings

For other cities, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near in Lisbon District?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday lettings near great places to visit in Lisbon District. From HomeAway travellers, the top popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • A Barraca Theater: 6,713 holiday rentals
  • Instituto Superior Tecnico: 6,477 holiday rentals
  • Mosteiro Palacio Nacional de Mafra: 6,317 holiday rentals
  • Lisbon Santa Apolonia Station: 6,551 holiday rentals
  • Carcavelos Beach: 6,338 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Lisbon District listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection of holiday accommodations.

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