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Bairro Alto, Lisbon

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Explore the bohemian center the city at Bairro Alto, its cultural heart. Roam around the quarter's side streets and shop at its many antique stalls and stores. Meet tourists and locals at one of the area's popular restaurants or bars. Listen to Fado music as it pours onto the cobblestone streets. Wander past graffiti-covered buildings, and experience the energy of one of Lisbon's most lively areas. This working-class neighborhood dates back to the 16th century and is known for attracting artistic people. Work out when and for how long to visit Bairro Alto and other Lisbon attractions using our handy Lisbon vacation trip planner.
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  • A way to visit, especially if you take the tram down or mounted it is very impressive, a great walk to visited this picturesque side of Lisbon to make beautiful photo
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  • A friend of mine from Lisbon recommended that I come here to have a drink and she was definitely on point. The narrow, hilly, alleys and streets combined with the wonderfully quaint and cozy bars/rest...  more »
  • Prepare your legs to walk, because it is a neighborhood full of ups and downs. Very good. It's worth it.
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