The Alfama District in Lisbon is one of the most iconic. The place has a rustic charm due to the many pretty medieval buildings that dot it. The tiny streets and the old houses are certainly a visual treat but the real charm of the place is the lifestyle of the place which still remains very similar to that which it was in the old times.
On Tuesdays and Saturdays, there is a flea market widely known as the Feira Da Ladra or Thieves' Market. The tiny buildings and the shop are built in the form of a web which used to be a defense strategy of the Portuguese. The place is a great way to get a feel of old worldly Lisbon and a must visit if you want to know more about the culture and the people. Also, visit the popular attractions in the city by following Lisbon Itinerary 7 Days.
- This place is always open.
- Santo Antonio da Alfama
- Clube de Fado
- Esperanca da Se
Love this? Explore the entire list of things to do in Lisbon before you plan your trip.
Fancy a good night's sleep after a tiring day? Check out where to stay in Lisbon and book an accommodation of your choice.
70.63% of people who visit Lisbon include Alfama District in their plan
3 PM - 4 PM
39.81% of people start their Alfama District visit around 3 PM - 4 PM
People usually take around 2 Hrs to see Alfama District
83.75% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Alfama District
Schöner kann man nicht Wohnen in der Altstadt mit tollem Blick auf den Fluß. Danke für diese großartige Wohnung.