The Lisbon Region (Metropolitan Area of Lisbon) comprises 18 municipalities, among which the municipality of Lisbon,
the capital of the country.
Sintra in Lisbon Region © Jose Manuel / Images of Portugal
Lisbon in Extremadura
Capital of Portugal, Lisbon
is located in the Region and former Province of Extremadura
, except for two
municipalities (Azambuja and Vila Franca de Xira, which are in Ribatejo). Estremadura is an ancient province of Portugal.
More: Regions of Portugal
These are the Metropolitan Area of Lisbon
- there are many and varied attractions of
the city that enchants visitors from around the world.
- For those who get a little more time,
to discover the surroundings and the Greater Lisbon is a must-see program.