One of the most charming neighbourhoods in Lisbon is Principe Real, a traditional area with renovated buildings, featuring a nice artistic vibe. The neighbourhood spreads around the Botanique Garden of Lisbon, a green hidden gem inside the heart of Lisbon. Príncipe Real has become one of the best neighbourhoods in Lisbon, attracting innovative and quality business. Although the zone remains essentially a residential neighbourhood, with famous gardens, such as the Principe Real garden, a quiet space that hosts a 150-year-old cypress tree. Another attraction of the park is the kiosks with esplanadas, and a bar. During sunset on weekdays, it's normal to find artists making presentations in the garden.
Principe Real is also famous for its beautiful palaces, and mansions, well renovated. The old Portuguese tram line is another charming attraction of the zone. If you are thinking about relocating to Portugal, and considering Principe Real as your destination, Portugal Homes has a range of great business opportunities that will help you with this important decision. Our offers include residential and commercial properties for sale and even property developments.
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Príncipe Real was the name given to the heirs of the Crown of Portugal during the Monarchy period but was only during the reign of D. Maria II that the Príncipe Real Garden was built in the mid-19th century, naming this zone until today. The mansions located in the region, together with the gardens and parks and the recent rehabilitation of the neighbourhood transformed this zone into one of the most charming parts of the Portuguese capital. It feels like walking in a time machine to the old days in Lisbon.
Living in Principe Real can be a very pleasant experience. The parks around the zone make the air fresher than any other location in Lisbon. But Principe Real is not just palaces and parks, there is a lot more you can enjoy in this zone of the city, starting with the nightlife in the near neighbourhood of Bairro Alto, the best "party place" in Lisbon. The artistic scene in Principe Real attracts residents, tourists and visitors from around the world to this amazing neighbourhood.