Chapel of Our Lady of Peace
The National Shrine of Christ the King is a shrine and religious monument dedicated to the Sacred Heart of Jesus located in the parish of Pragal, in the municipality of Almada, in the Lisbon Metropolitan Area, in Portugal.
The sibling of the Famous "Cristo Redentor" from Rio de Janeiro, situated on the top of a hill, provides one of the best sights over Lisbon.
• This visit can be combined with a short trip by ferry boat, a superb vista of Lisbon from the other river side, a nice restaurant next to the Tagus and a tiny sandy beach • Take the ferry boat at "Cais do Sodré" to "Cacilhas" • Walk towards Cristo do Rei along river shore • Take alternatively the…
“Com uma área de 867 hectares, o Sesimbra Natura Park, na Herdade da Mesquita, dispõe de um conjunto de atividades centradas na exploração e vivência dos seus recursos naturais, apoiadas em infraestruturas capazes de garantir o seu conforto e divertimento.”
Point of Interest
“Fresh fish, catch of the day and vegetables! Open during most weekdays and only in the morning. You can also find a little shop of Cari & Rafa where you can find groceries. There are recycle bins and pastelarias.”
“Contemporary art gallery, best panoramic view over Lisbon, beautiful garden”
“This is a beautiful beach, especially for a windy day. A paraglyding school on the cliff is available the whole summer. To get the beach it is necessary to use a quite long and high wood staircase.”