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Bairro Alto, Bica & Cais do Sodré
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Reviewed 6 days ago

This is a lovely square in the middle of the lower city, and a place that you will probably wander through. The architecture is noble and impressive.

Thank Thomas V
Reviewed 6 days ago

Very good square to start your visit. You're close to all attractions in that neighbourhood. Metro Baixa-Chiado to avoid to climb the hill !

Thank Jerry L
Reviewed 14 September 2018 via mobile

This is a bustling square and a gateway to many great areas of Bairro Alto and Chiado. There is a Tram 28 stop right here. In the center of the square is a great monument to 16th century poet Luis de Camoes, with a bronze...More

Thank GoLeafs85
Reviewed 28 June 2018

The Praça Luís de Camões (Largo do Camões) is named after Portugal’s most famous poet. It has a very central location close to the metro and is a meeting point for locals. On the square you’ll find a Portuguese quiosque, here you can fill up...More

1  Thank high_low73
Reviewed 22 June 2018

Praca Luis de Camoes is always interesting to watch. Sit down at the Brasileira have a coffee or beer and enjoy watching people and musicians at this place, a very busy place.

1  Thank efliegner
Reviewed 7 June 2018 via mobile

This is a small kiosk on the corner of a very busy square. There’s a small amount of seating which was nice. Unfortunately even though it was on the menu they were completely out of beer. We were forced to try other drinks which were...More

1  Thank William S
Reviewed 5 June 2018 via mobile

Very busy square, the hub for all the tourist trams and for pick pockets. There is a food market some days which is particularly busy with locals on Saturdays. We couldn’t find a seat anywhere but the food on the stalls looked great. Not a...More

Thank fmck49
Reviewed 1 June 2018

A common square...nothing special here. Not big, paved, surrounded by banal buildings(only one exception, a beautiful church, Igreja do Loreto) and with a statue of Luis de Camoes in the middle. At less than 500m from here you can find Carmo Convent and Santa Justa...More

Thank zuv
Reviewed 21 May 2018

It's worth searching this square out, situated on the border between the Chiado and Biarro Alto districts for the statues of the classical Portuguese authors and the large statue and pedestal of 16th century poet Luis de Camões which dominates this small square. Its also...More

Thank Steve_of_N21
Reviewed 11 May 2018

Lovely square near the center of town with some open space to view the grand architecture of this very beautiful city. Stroll around.

Thank Thomas V
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Bairro Alto, Bica & Cais do Sodre
Enjoy a cocktail, discover a jazz club, hit the dance
floor or simply grab a beer and catch up with your
friends in the street: Bairro Alto, Bica and Cais do
Sodré are the core of it all. Amazing rooftops,
restaurants, cafes, bars, art galleries, museums and
theaters abound. Start off by admiring the river from
the Santa Catarina belvedere, have a cocktail at
PARK's rooftop bar, try a typical Portuguese steak, or
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