Belvedere of Alto de Santa Catarina

Interesting
Early evening is the time to visit the nearby quarter of the same name to see the sun setting over the Tagus. Note the statue of Adamostor, the giant who, according to the legend, was turned into the Cape of Storms (the Cape of Good Hope).

Useful information

Adresse : 

Rua Santa Catarina

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