Cais das Colunas
Praça do Comércio (Baixa)
It's by Comércio Square , on Cais das Colunas, that tourists are most often surprised by the colors of the Lisbon sky at dusk, especially in the autumn months, when the sun sets behind 25 de Abril Bridge.
Ribeira das Naus
Avenida da Ribeira das Naus (Cais do Sodré)
It's the "beach" of downtown Lisbon, and it's worth staying here in the sun until it disappears, as it's at sundown that the place becomes even more beautiful.
Miradouro da Senhora do Monte
Rua da Senhora do Monte (Graça)
Young couples and groups of tourists head up here just to see the sunset. It's also from here that you get a view over almost the entire city.
Miradouro de Santa Catarina
Rua de Santa Catarina (Santa Catarina)
This is one of the most popular spots in the afternoon, especially for the café terraces and the relaxed atmosphere. It's with beer and often to the sound of live musicians that tourists and locals say goodbye to the sun.
Miradouro da Graça
Largo da Graça (Graça)
It's one of locals' favorite lookout points, and it has one of the best café terraces. Naturally, it's here that many meet in the evening, relaxing as the sun sets.
Avenida Brasília (Belém)
The Champalimaud Foundation is just a short walk from Belém Tower , where the Tagus begins to merge with the Atlantic. It's already with the sea on the horizon that you have one of the most beautiful views of the setting sun.
Avenida da Índia (Belém)
It's by the city's most iconic landmark that you have some of the best river views, and where mostly tourists wait for the sunset hour.
St. George's Castle
Rua de Santa Cruz (Alfama)
It stands on Lisbon's tallest hill, so the castle offers one of the best views of the city center and also of the sun at the end of the day.
Rua Augusta Arch
Rua Augusta (Baixa)
The triumphal arch , facing Comercio Square and Rua Augusta, extends its opening hours during the summer months to allow you to stay admiring and photographing the sunset.
Miradouro do Monte Agudo
Rua Heliodoro Salgado/Rua Ilha do Príncipe (Anjos)
It's one of the city's least-visited hilltop terraces, as it's found off the beaten path. However, it's one that offers a great view of the setting sun.
One of the best sunset experiences is cruising down the Tagus. Here are several options: SUNSET CRUISES