Sesimbra Tourism

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Sesimbra (Portuguese pronunciation: [sɨˈzĩbɾɐ]) is a municipality of Portugal, in the Setúbal District, lying at the foothills of the Serra da Arrábida, a mountain range between Setúbal and Sesimbra. Due to its particular position at the Setúbal Bay, near the mouth of the Sado River and its natural harbour, it’s an important fishing town. The population in 2011 was 49,500, in an area of 195.47 km². The present Mayor is Augusto Pólvora.


Unplug yourself and have a laid-back vacation at Sesimbra, Portugal. This city offers countless opportunities to click pictures for your travel journal. This city is located in the close proximity of a major city Lisbon, Portugal. Add Lisbon to your vacation plan, it has an interesting bunch of activities to do on your visit like Oceanario De Lisboa, Belem Tower, Jeronimos Monastery. Also, to reach Sesimbra, you'll have to take a flight to Lisbon; so its not really a detour. And even if it is, the city is worth paying at least a quick visit. 1-2 days is an ideal duration of visit to Sesimbra.

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Facts and Stats for Sesimbra*

  • Sesimbra: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Sesimbra for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Sesimbra.

    • Burglary and Theft 25 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 25 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 25 (Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 75 (High)
    • Car Stealing 50 (Moderate)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 25 (Low)
    • Drug offense 50 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 100 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 75 (High)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 50 (Moderate)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 25 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 25 (Low)
  • Living in Sesimbra - Quality of Life

    • Safety Index 71.88 (High)
    • 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.

  • Cost for Essentials in Sesimbra

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Sesimbra

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.12 USD
    • International Movie per seat 8.06 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 36.06 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 88.16 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 97.6 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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