Nossa Senhora do Monte viewpoint is a privileged balcony over Lisbon which offers a rich panorama of the Portuguese capital. The sights are unique and you should consider to visit it in the morning .
Why you should visit in the morning? Because the sunrises on the east side of Lisbon ( on your back, while seeing the colorful roofs ). You will have an amazing light on the west side of the Portuguese capital.
Over there, you will see on your left side the São Jorge Castle on the top of the hill. Mouraria, St George Castle, Martim Moniz and the 25th April bridge. Of course you will find an amazing view of Tagus River. These, are just some of the main spots you will see of the Portuguese capital.
On the other margin of the Tagus River, you will see Cacilhas and part of Almada (north side). Its an outstanding view, unique and its time to take some pictures and seat a little bit just to observe the city.
More than sightseeing
Besides of the sunrise reason to see in the morning, it will be also less crowded. You will probably see the parking spots for the Lisbon tuk tuks . The place usually receives na huge amount of tourists visit the location, however if you go earlier in the day, its a spot you should not miss.
Nossa Senhora do Monte viewpoint is one of the Lisbon highlights to show to foreigners. The area has a few specimens such as olive tree, cypress and stone pine providing excellent shadows.
From Nossa Senhora do Monte it will be possible to see Areeiro, Anjos and even part of Campo Pequeno area . Its an amazing view and pleasure to see the colors of the Portuguese capital. Always blow the wind on Spring or Autumn, however the sun is hot in the Summer .
Cooking Lisbon provides two services that you will visit this spot of Lisbon. The Tuk Tuk Lisbon Market Tour and the Tuk Tuk Pastéis de Nata Tour. Enjoy and stay connected with us. Any Lisbon cooking class, experience or walking food tours will be amazing moments.