Destination guide

Historical Lisbon District will entice you

Take a holiday to Lisbon District and enjoy the area's monuments, museums and history. Well known for its architecture, art and cathedral, this cosmopolitan city won't disappoint. Castle of Sao Jorge and Santa Justa Elevator are just a couple of the must-see attractions. With a holiday rental, you get a home away from home – many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.


Sightseeing in and around Lisbon District

Are you searching for attractions to visit while you're in town? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes Lisbon District a fun place to get away to. Here are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Lisbon Oceanarium (4.3 mi / 6.9 km)
  • Glória Lift (0.3 mi / 0.5 km)
  • Ascensor da Gloria (0.4 mi / 0.6 km)
  • Portas do Sol Viewpoint (0.4 mi / 0.7 km)
  • Torel Garden (0.5 mi / 0.8 km)
  • Lisbon Zoo (2.7 mi / 4.3 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Lisbon District

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to appreciate the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Lisbon District. These are a few of the area's most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Cascais Beach (15.2 mi / 24.5 km)
  • Guincho Beach (18.1 mi / 29.1 km)
  • Belvedere Sao Pedro de Alcantara (0.4 mi / 0.6 km)
  • Miradouro de Sao Pedro de Alcantara (0.4 mi / 0.6 km)
  • Miradouro de Santa Luzia (0.4 mi / 0.7 km)
  • Torel Garden (0.5 mi / 0.8 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Lisbon District

The nearest airport is in Lisbon (LIS-Humberto Delgado), located 4 mi (6.4 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you might consider flying into Cascais (CAT), which is 11.6 mi (18.7 km) away.

If you prefer to travel by train, Lisbon Rossio Station, Lisbon Cais do Sodre Station and Lisbon Santa Apolonia Station are the main stations in the city. You can get around Lisbon District by catching a ride on the metro at Rossio Metro Station, Baixa-Chiado Station or Restauradores Station.

How many holiday rentals are available around Lisbon District?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 6,665 holiday lettings around Lisbon District. From 351 villas to 1,030 houses, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Lisbon District?

There are many lovely places to stay for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Lisbon District. From travellers, the popular destinations to visit are:

  • Lisbon: 5,290 holiday homes
  • Municipality of Cascais: 1,763 holiday homes
  • Lisbon Old Town: 4,273 holiday homes
  • Municipality of Sintra: 6,657 holiday homes
  • Estoril: 1,305 holiday homes offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Lisbon District! Please use our search bar to access the selection of self catering accommodations available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Lisbon District?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the cities in Lisbon District with the largest selection of holiday lettings for a perfect city break:

  • Ericeira: 702 holiday lettings
  • Colares: 1,537 holiday lettings
  • Ventosa: 94 holiday lettings
  • Turcifal: 663 holiday lettings
  • Ventosa: 627 holiday lettings

For other cities, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near in Lisbon District? offers a large selection of holiday lettings near great places to visit in Lisbon District. From travellers, the top popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Cascais Beach: 6,720 holiday rentals
  • Cinemateca Portuguesa Museum: 6,915 holiday rentals
  • Lisboa Congress Centre: 6,930 holiday rentals
  • Foz de Lizandro Beach: 2,037 holiday rentals
  • Carcavelos Beach: 6,584 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Lisbon District listed on where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection of holiday accommodations.

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