Europe Forums

Post New Topic

Recent Activity

  • Announcements:
  • Come explore the new Fodor’s Forum
    by ibobi Fodor's Editor | Posted on Dec 4, 17 at 08:03 PM
  • New Fodor’s forum -- coming soon!
    by ibobi Fodor's Editor | Posted on Nov 29, 17 at 08:01 PM
View all Europe activity »
  1. 1 St, Goar or Bacharach
  2. 2 Can only visit one (maybe two) cities. Which one?
  3. 3 YAHOO @Password Reset Contact 1:888:260:2909 YAHOO Tec*h supp0rt ak/47
  4. 4 Best area to stay in Amsterdam for a first time visitor
  5. 5 First time in Spain
  6. 6 Lorie Valley and Beyond
  7. 7 Trains - website?
  8. 8 Trip Report London 'Tube-less', Fine dining, Fun excursions plus a GTG
  9. 9 GTG Paris December 2017
  10. 10 Where to Visit in Normandy & Brittany
  11. 11 Mid-May stay in Lauterbrunnen or Murren
  12. 12 Italy 9 Days in December/Itinerary Help
  13. 13 Ireland, public trans and my bicycle.
  14. 14 Need help with ideas for stopover location
  15. 15 Trip Report Three nights in the Italian Riviera: hiking in Camogli with day trips
  16. 16 Paris Apartment
  17. 17 Visit to France
  18. 18 Barcelona to Malaga
  19. 19 How to go up Schafberg Mountain when railway is closed
  20. 20 Which Area in London?
  21. 21 family trip to Germany and more
  22. 22 Overwhelmed with planning! Need help from Italy experts.
  23. 23 Packing Champagne
  24. 24 Christmas in Granada....food!
  25. 25 Milan airport--which one
View next 25 » Back to the top

Transportation from Castle to Belem/Baxia & Belem questions

Hello all:

yes, me again.. We are staying at Olissipo Castelo in the Alfama district and I'm thinking now it's not the best choice of locations but too late now.

What is the best way to get to Belem or Baxia from the hotel? My husband and I love to walk and would probably prefer to walk to the Baxia area but the map certainly doesn't tell me where the hills are! Would it be better to take the 28 Tram to Baxia? And then the Tram 15 to Belem?

Also, is it worth spending time in the Belem area if you don't plan on visiting museums? Unfortunately my husband is not a museum person - when we went to Paris we didn't visit one museum (it killed me). So of course I went the following year with my museum loving friends. We have a short amount of time in Lisbon - should I skip it or is walking around and taking in the views a must do?

Thanks once again and I promise a trip report when I get back!

No Replies |Back to top

Sign in to comment.

Advertisement