Bairro Alto, Lisbon

4.4
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. Make your Lisbon itinerary with Inspirock to find out what to see and where to go.
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  • Bairro Alto is a perfect place to stay and be in the center of things in Lisbon, bars, restaurants, cafeterias, shops and proximity to the river and many sites of interest. It was surprisingly very...  more »
  • Very lively full of friendly bars and good restaurants. Take your time strolling for many hours and trying different venues. Start from top of hill and continue down, otherwise is a struggle  more »
  • The neighbourhood still somehow manages to gave a genuine atmosphere in spite of all the tourists..if you are a day person..try and get there and around early in the morning 👍  more »
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