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Take some height in Lisbon: The best rooftops

4 years ago - Pauline P.

The advantage of being nicknamed "The city of seven hills", is that it is abound with panoramic and breathtaking views. Everywhere in Lisbon, after the effort is made to climb up a hill, all is well rewarded: dazzling views and the outlook on the horizon of red tile rooftops or the sparkling mouth of the Tagus. Follow our guide to the best rooftops of the Portuguese capital, for an evening with the stars...

The Park Bar, hanging garden on a parking building

The Park Bar, hanging garden on a parking building

Located on the 7th floor of a municipal parking building, The Park bar is not the easiest spot to find, but this just makes the experience more flavorful. Voted the best rooftop in the city on Tripadvisor, this hanging garden offers stunning views of the 25 de Abril Bridge and the Santa Catarina church. Outdoor cinemas or top notch DJ’s invest in the place for the night, you can enjoy burgers, light salads and white sangria.

Park, Calçada Do Combro, 58 / from Monday to Saturday: 13h00-02h00 / Sunday: 13h00-20h00

Lost in, An Indian atmosphere in the heart of Lisbon

Lost in, An Indian atmosphere in the heart of Lisbon

A Change of scenery on the heights of the Principe Real neighborhood with the Lost In, that invites India on Lisbon's land. Mismatched furniture, colorful parasols, accomodating cushions make this a cozy terrace. The view of the hills and the Castelo de Sao Jorge is superb, and the cosmopolitan cuisine a surprise.

Lost in Esplanada Bar, Rua D.Pedro V, 56 / Monday: 16h00-00h00 / From Tuesday to Saturday: 12h30-00h00

The Silk Club, The most exclusive terrace of the capital

The Silk Club, The most exclusive terrace of the capital

Member of "the world's finest clubs", the Silk Club is without doubt the most hyped terrace of Lisbon. Offering a 270° view over the city, its sophisticated atmosphere welcomes the Portuguese elite, the big bosses and stars of entertainement. The Japanese restaurant is very popular, events organized by the club as well as unavoidable rendez-vous of the jet-set of Lisbon are indeed, A must!

Silk Club, Rua da Misericordia, 14 From Tuesday to Thursday 19H00 à 1h30 / Friday and Saturday: 19H00 à 04h00 (last entry at 2h30 a.m.)

The BA Terrace, stunning views of the Bairro Alto

The BA Terrace, stunning views of the Bairro Alto

At the top of the 5-star Bairro Alto hotel, in the district of the same name, the BA terrace is a must during any stay in Lisbon. Dominating the skyline of the historic center of Lisbon and offering a commanding view of the Tagus and the 25 de Abril Bridge, the place is ideal for a break in the afternoon or a romantic sunset. But get there early, the narrowness of the place makes it a very popular location and is regurlarly overcrowdeed.

Terrace BA, Praça Luís de Camões, 2 / From Sunday to Thursday: from 10H30 to 22H / Friday and Saturday: from 10H30 to 1H / During Summer, from 10H30 to 1H00, everyday

The Sky Bar, ambiance lounge and a unique view

The Sky Bar, ambiance lounge and a unique view

On the 9th floor of the 5-star Tivoli Hotel, the Sky Bar is a very comfortable lounge set around a lit bar overlooking the neighborhoods of Baixa and Castelo. The cocktail menu is very rich, the snacks one a bit reduced, but big appetites will be satisfied at the Terraço restaurant just on the side. DJ sets, theme parties and concerts, events succeed and undoubtedly make the Sky Bar one of the most impressive panoramic terraces of Lisbon.

Sky Bar, Avenida da Liberdade, 185 / From April to September, 17h00 - 01h00

If this selection has seduced you, take some height and discover Lisbon differently...