Panoramic views of Lisbon from St. George's Castle
Sure in your tourist trip to Lisbon you will considervisit St. George's Castle, which stands on one of the hills that surround the Portuguese capital.
You will know that he St. George's Castle It's one of the essential monuments to visit in Lisbon
But it is also an important exponent of the history not only of the city, but also of Portugal, for several centuries it became the site of Royal Palace where the Portuguese monarchs resided.
Viewpoints of St. George's Castle in Lisbon
During your tour of this fortification, from the viewpoints of the wall you will have excellent panoramic views of Lisbon.
You will also have the opportunity to climb the walls of the inner fortification known as el Castillejo.
Therefore it is a very interesting visit for which the practical information which you find below.
Schedules Castillo San Jorge
TheVisiting hours of St. George's Castle in Lisbon they are every day of the week, from March to October, from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m., and from November to February, from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.
As for the Ticket prices to visit St. George's Castle (2017), the standard rate is 8.50 euros.
But there is also a reduced rate of 5 euros for students under 25, seniors +65 and disabled people.
Castillejo city walls in the castle of San Jorge in Lisbon
The family rate allows access to two adults and two children under 20 for 16 euros.
In addition, they can visit free St. George's Castle Children under 10 years.
If you want climb the Tower of Ulysses to see the so-called Periscope, a dark camera, the hours are from 10 to 17 hours, from Tuesday to Sunday.
Admission is free, and through the periscope you have different panoramic views of Lisbon monuments, on a visit that lasts about 20 minutes, which takes place every half hour.