Belvedere San Pedro de Alcantara (Miradouro de São Pedro de Alcântara)

The Belvedere of the São Pedro de Alcântara garden (Miradouro de São Pedro de Alcântara) starts at the upper station of the Gloria funicular. It offers the best views of Lisbon.

Lisbon. View from Miradouro de São Pedro de Alcântara

The green array on the horizon is Monte Agudo hill. In the center is the Pena district.

Lisbon. View from Miradouro de São Pedro de Alcântara

To the right we see another green hill, where the chapel and the observation deck of Senhora do Monte (Miradouro da Senhora do Monte). Below the striped dome of concert hall "Colosseum" (Coliseu dos Recreios).

Lisbon. View from Miradouro de São Pedro de Alcântara

The top of the next hill is the monastery Graça (Convento da Graça).

Lisbon. View from Miradouro de São Pedro de Alcântara

St. George's castle dominates the old part of the city.

Lisbon. View from Miradouro de São Pedro de Alcântara

From the walls of the castle ledges down the historic district Alfama.

Lisbon. View from Miradouro de São Pedro de Alcântara

Against the background of the Tagus river, you can see the towers of the Cathedral.

Lisbon. View from Miradouro de São Pedro de Alcântara

Right below us is a huge white roof of Rossio railway station.

Lisbon. View from Miradouro de São Pedro de Alcântara

In the centre of Belvedere there is a large ceramic panel with a panorama of Lisbon,

 Лиссабон.  Сан Педру де Алкантара. керамическое панно.Miradouro de São Pedro de Alcântara. panorama

visible sights on the panorama are marked.

 Лиссабон. Сан Педру де Алкантара. керамическое панно с панорамой города. Miradouro de São Pedro de Alcântara