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We leave the Centre of Lisbon and take the tram along the Tagus River on our way to Belém (7km). Learn about the Discoveries and the Portuguese Empire, once the largest and most influential in the World. Visit the Monument that honours the soldiers that died during Portugal’s Colonial War in African. The Tower of Belém and symbol of Lisbon is a masterpiece of the 16th-century Manueline Style. Find out about the Exhibition of the Portuguese World and the Monument of the Discoveries. It pays tribute to its instigator, Henry the Navigator. Walk through the gardens and fountains nearby the Cultural Centre of Belém. Visit the church of the Hieronymites Monastery (ticket to the cloister not included), an architecture work of art, together with the Belém Tower they are UNESCO World Heritage Sites. To conclude a taste a warm Portuguese custard tart, one of the best in the World!
ITINERARY • Figueira Square • Tram to Belém • Belém Gardens • Monument of the Soldiers of the Colonial War • Tower of Belém • Monument of the Discoveries • Cultural Centre of Belém Gardens • Church of Santa Maria de Belém (Hieronymites Monastery) • Pastéis de Belém