Praca do Comercio, commonly known as Terreiro do Paco , is the largest and iconic square of Lisbon located on the edge of the Tagus River. This square is surrounded by buildings on three sides and has a statue of King José I at the center. To the northern edge is the entrance to the Rua Augusta.
The square is a departure location for the tram network heading towards the Belem district or the Basílica da Estrela. This square also contains a major commuter ferry terminal.
Praca do Comercio can be seen from he Arco da Rua Augusta viewing platform which opens every day from 9:00-19:00 and the entrance fee is €2.50.
How to Reach
Metro: Terreiro do Paco, blue line; Baixa / Chiado, Green and blue lines.
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