Alverca Do Ribatejo Tourism

Alverca do Ribatejo (Portuguese pronunciation: [ɐɫˈvɛɾkɐ ðu ʁiβɐˈtɛʒu]) is a city (cidade) and a former civil parish in the municipality of Vila Franca de Xira, Portugal. In 2013, the parish merged into the new parish Alverca do Ribatejo e Sobralinho. It covers an area of 17.89 square kilometres (6.91 sq mi) and as of 2011 had a population of 31,070, making it the largest city in the municipality of Vila Franca de Xira. It was promoted to city status in 1990. It is a city and a suburb near the Tagus River (rio Tejo), in the Lisbon Metropolitan Area. Alverca has been deeply connected with aviation since the early 20th century. A military air base was built there in 1918. The aerospace company OGMA, the Portuguese Air Force General Storage, the Air Force Aerodrome Engineering Unit and a branch of the Air Museum are presently based there. The Alverca aviation facilities also housed the first International Airport of Portugal, closed after the inauguration of the Lisbon Airport in the 1940s.


Planning a vacation to Alverca Do Ribatejo in Portugal? This vacation planner will provide you with all the essential information you need. The nearest major city to Alverca Do Ribatejo is Lisbon. Lisbon is bestowed with interesting set of attractions like Oceanario De Lisboa, Belem Tower, Jeronimos Monastery. A vacation to Alverca Do Ribatejo can typically be of 1-2 days. Immerse in the spirit of the city and you'll not miss your home.

Get, set and plan a journey with this amazing travel planner for Alverca Do Ribatejo that shall leave you with plenty of memories at the end of your trip.

  • Know the pollution level of Alverca Do Ribatejo before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 35.91 (Low)
    • Water Pollution 25.52 (Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 40.25 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 44.15 (Moderate)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 18.03 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 32.52 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 21.72 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 34.75 (Low)
  • How safe is Alverca Do Ribatejo for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Alverca Do Ribatejo.

    • Burglary and Theft 23.14 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 28.86 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 22.11 (Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 52.68 (Moderate)
    • Car Stealing 22 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 37.29 (Low)
    • Attacks 20.59 (Low)
    • Drug offense 35.85 (Low)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 92.12 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 69.45 (High)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 20.82 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 11.05 (Very Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 36.17 (Low)
  • Quality of Life Index of Alverca Do Ribatejo is 151.56 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 72.06 (High)
    • Climate Index 98.59 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 36.8 (Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 36.49 (Moderate)
    • Cost of Living Index 52.46 (Low)
    • Health Care Index 71.36 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 17.64 (Very High)
    • Purchasing Power Index 49.46 (Low)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Here's how much it will cost to shop in Alverca Do Ribatejo

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.24 USD
    • International Movie per seat 7.72 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 33.68 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 84.25 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 89.33 USD

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