TOP 5 Beaches Around Lisbon

GET TO KNOW THE BEST BEACHES NEAR LISBON TO EXPERIENCE THE MOST OF YOUR SUMMER TRIP

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COSTA DA CAPARICA – 17km

LISBON EXPERINCE

With more than 30km long of sand, Costa da Caparica is  the closest Beach to Lisbon. It has dozens of different “sub” Beaches. Depending on your own taste, you can chose between the closest ones (more crowded), or the “wild” ones, a little bit further away from the center.

PRAIA DA RAINHA (Queen’s Beach) – 30km

LISBON EXPERIENCE

If want to know one of the most beautiful villages in Portugal – Cascais –  and also catch some some in an historical beach, this is the one! In the heart of Cascais downtown, Praia da Rainha (in English, the Queen’s Beach) provides all you need to enjoy the sun, and also an amazing view over the Marina, without the crowds and noise of the bigger surrounding beaches.

GUINCHO – 34km

LISBON EXPERIENCE

Guincho is one of the Best Beaches in Portugal. In a day without heavy wind (unfortunately a very common thing there) will Experience the best beach days ever! With the Mountain as scenery, you’ll have nothing ocean and sand making it a top place either to relax, or, if you don’t llike to stay down for long, you have plenty of space to play wherever beach sports you like (Surfing, Kite Surfing, Windsurfing, Volley, Football, Rugby, …)

MECO – 40km

LISBON EXPERIENCE

PRAIA GRANDE – 43km

LISBON EXPERIENCE

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Festivals Season Starts in Lisbon

Arctic Monkeys, The Black Keys, The Libertines, Bastille, The Lumineers, Imagine Dragons and Nicolas Jaar (Optimus Alive),and Eddie Vedder, Kasabian, Massive Attack, Disclosure and Tame Impala (Super Bock Super Rock), are some of the International Artists that are performing in Lisbon next month.

LISBON EXPERIENCE ALIVE

OPTIMUS ALIVE

OPTIMUS ALIVE (10TH, 11TH & 12TH OF JULY)

Optimus Alive is back to Lisbon on the 10th, 11th and 12th of July. After winning six awards at the Festival Awards Gala, Optimus Alive was the big winner, and stood out as the best festival of the year. The award of the prize by the prestigious Portuguese magazine Marketeer, in category “Events & Entertainment” also confirmed the Optimus Alive festival as the choice of the music audience.

The 8th Edition of Optimus Alive returns for three days of great music with Amazing Artists, like has been happening since 2007.

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SUPER BOCK SUPER ROCK (17TH, 18TH & 19TH OF JULY)

LISBON EXPERIENCE FESTIVALS

SUPER BOCK SUPER ROCK

Outside the city (but near), this festival is located in the middle of the Nature. With wonderful beaches close by, you’ll be able to enjoy the sun during the day, and Rock hard at night in the best Alternative Music Festival in Portugal.

LISBON EXPERIENCE PRAIA DO MECO

MECO’S BEACH

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Experience the Santos Populares Festivities in Lisbon

LISBON EXPERIENCE - SANTOS POPULARES

LISBON EXPERIENCE – SANTOS POPULARES

June is an amazing month in Lisbon. Streets get decorated with dozens of colors and every establishment turns into a party spot, with food (mainly sardines) and drinks (mainly beer). Why? It’s the Festas de Lisboa (Lisbon Festivities) to celebrates its patron saint: Santo António de Lisboa.

LISBON EXPERIENCE - SANTOS POPULARES

LISBON EXPERIENCE – SANTOS POPULARES

Although most of this pictures have been taken in Alfama (the best place in Lisbon to Enjoy the festivities), you will find a get together with food and drink in every corner of Lisbon!

LISBON EXPERIENCE - SANTOS POPULARES

LISBON EXPERIENCE – SANTOS POPULARES

LISBON EXPERIENCE - SANTOS POPULARES

LISBON EXPERIENCE – SANTOS POPULARES

LISBON EXPERIENCE - SANTOS POPULARES

LISBON EXPERIENCE – SANTOS POPULARES

LISBON EXPERIENCE - SANTOS POPULARES

LISBON EXPERIENCE – SANTOS POPULARES

LISBON EXPERIENCE - SANTOS POPULARES

LISBON EXPERIENCE – SANTOS POPULARES

LISBON EXPERIENCE - SANTOS POPULARES

LISBON EXPERIENCE – SANTOS POPULARES

LISBON EXPERIENCE - SANTOS POPULARES

LISBON EXPERIENCE – SANTOS POPULARES

Experience Lisbon… FROM THE AIR | LISBON NEWS

NEW HELICOPTER TOURS AROUND LISBON

Lisbon Experience Helicopter Tours

Lisbon Experience Helicopter Tours

Two new helicopters, each with the capacity for 3 tourists, are going to make tours around Lisbon, from the 1st of June. The cheapest tours are fixed routes, but you’ll be able to pay more if you want a customized one for different experiences, special events and special occasions, such as air baptisms, love declarations and marriage proposals.

At request the company will also provide larger helicopters for bigger groups.
“Lisbon is one of the most beautiful cities in the world and one of the European capitals with greater attractiveness. The helicopter ride and aerial views of Lisbon provide a unique experience. Lacked in Lisbon to offer the helicopter tours, like they do in other big cities, like New York, Barcelona and others…” told the Lisbon Helicopters company to the media.

The price range is between 35€ to 375€ per person. The website is not yet available, but you’ll be able to contacte them here:

Phone:  +351 962 966 834

Email:   info@lisbonhelicopters.com

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