Lisboa then AND NOW… • Styled over 400 years by the Moors and certainly enriched by the spice trade in the golden age of its over sea connections during the 15 and 16th centuries. Lisboa is a historic capital, a collection of unusual character and charm. • The city is an amalgam of 1000 years of cultural influences that mingle with modern trends and life style creating intricate and spectacular contrasts. • Spread across seven hills overlooking the majestic River Tagus, Lisbon is a key business centre and MICE powerhouse.
ATTRACTIVE FACTORS: • Lisboa is just a short flight away. 1 - 3 hours from most European cities and 5 - 8 hours from North America. We have 1,944 weekly flights; mild weather - our climate is never too hot in summer and lots of warm sunshine in winter; • Lisboa is amongst the most competitive cities for international events. • Lisboa is a friendly and tolerant city by tradition. • Lisboa is a “resort city” with a unique triangle –historic and cosmopolitan, the resort of Cascais and the romantic village of Sintra, a World Heritage Site, are just 45 minutes away. Not to miss the 21 Golf Courses and the World Surfing Reserve; • Accommodation: total hotel units in the City are 215 with 40,185 beds; total hotel units in the Lisbon region are 319 with 50,768 beds.
A Lisbon experience: culture/history/World heritage sites • Meeting Space: we have nearly 60,000 m2 in a diversity of modern infra-structures and many more options at some of the top Hotels we have in the Region • Shopping – Lisbon offers a wide variety of shops to the visitor with its combination of elegant high streets shops and modern shopping malls; • Gastronomy & wWnes; • Authenticity; • 2018 - ICCA World city ranking - Lisboa ranks on the 6º position worldwide; • Still a vibrant new destination