Portugal is amongst those destinations which are remarkably diverse. These countries have its amazing romance with sea and have 800 kilometers of coastal strip. The country has so many enticing destinations no wonder the country is always full with tourists. Lisbon is the capital city of Portugal which enjoys a remarkable location near River Tagus. Lisbon is a country with huge sea history as many historic voyages sailed from here in the 15th century. This seafaring tradition has been going on ever since. The country has a dramatic mountain range along with the vast plains and sun baked central regions. It also has some of the best beached in Europe with warm shallow waters. Dotted throughout are stone-built villages, enchanting towns, and cosmopolitan cities where historic palaces and castles, museums and monasteries are waiting to be explored.
This country is an amazing destination to travel and here are the topmost tourist attractions that this country offers. Have a look at them….
10. MuseuCalousteGulbenkian, Lisbo
The name sounds strange! Isn’t it? This place is actually the finest museum in Lisbon. There are some 6000 pieces of antiquities here and all belongs to one man CalousteSarkis. He was a wealthy man who donated all his priceless belongings to Portuguese nation upon his death in 1955. This is one of the finest art collections in the continent. The exhibits span more than 4,000 years from classical and oriental Antiquity to European art of the early 20th century. The museum lies in beautiful lush gardens that are perfect for picnics, especially during the summer months.