Vila Franca de Xira Vacation Packages
Many of Lisbon’s attractions are close to Vila Franca de Xira, making it a smart choice as a place to base yourself during your visit. Two attractions that should be at the top of every visitor’s itinerary is the fascinating Vasco da Gama Tower and the iconic Lisbon International Exhibition Fair. Two other great attractions nearby Vila Franca de Xira are the Garcia de Orta Garden and Atlantic Pavilion.
Stop by some of the nearby museums and galleries, which help make the area the special place it is. Walk through the exhibits and savor the quiet atmosphere of Knowledge Pavilion, the National Museum of Costume and Fashion and the Dr. Anastacio Goncalves Museum. The area is a treasure trove for art lovers. Make sure you see the Center for Modern Art. Culture vultures can enjoy a night of great entertainment at venues such as the National Theatre of D. Maria II.
There are many beautiful natural destinations here so don’t miss the chance to get outdoors. When the sun is out, explore the Edward VII Park, where locals come to spend time outdoors.
Lisbon has a number of interesting places to see such as the Santa Justa Elevator, Rossio Square and the Marques de Pombal Square. Admire some of the holy places such as the Church of Santa Engracia. Relax in the calm atmosphere and get an appreciation of the impotence of faith in Vila Franca de Xira. For history lovers, the area’s past has been beautifully preserved at the Mosteiro Palacio Nacional de Mafra in Mafra and the Torre Vedras Castle.
If you are looking to buy souvenirs, fashion and food, shop til you drop amid the boutiques, stores and stalls of the Amoreiras Shopping Center, the Colombo Shopping Centre and the Vasco da Gama Shopping Centre.
Sports lovers vacationing in Vila Franca de Xira should book tickets for SL Benfica Stadium to see the S.L. Benfica taking on visiting rivals. On weekends the stadium becomes a sea of red and white, as crowds flock together to get behind their beloved team.
For a real taste of this fascinating part of the world, think about booking your accommodation at one of the area’s hotel or serviced apartment options. The Tiara Park Atlantic Lisboa, the Hotel Real Palacio and the Sofitel Lisbon Liberdade are just three of the best places to find a warm welcome and a good night’s rest.