Just like people of many other countries around the world, people of Portugal also celebrate Gregorian New Year on 1st January.
In Portugal, New Year Fireworks take place in Lisbon, the capital and the largest city of Portugal.
In Lisbon, New Year Firework’s take place on New Year’s Eve at the Praça do Comércio ( Terreiro do Paço) near the Tagus River.
New year Fireworks also take place over the 25 de Abril Bridge – the bridge built across the Tagus at Lisbon.
Here thousands of people gather to see the magnificent fireworks display at midnight.
Apart from Lisbon, the well known New Year Fireworks display takes place in Portugal all over the Funchal Bay on Madeira Island where thousands of tourists visit during the new year making Madeira Island one of the most attractive ‘reveillons’ destinations around the world.
Apart from this, there are large number of New Year’s Eve Parties taking place across the city.
If you happen to come to Lisbon, Portugal to enjoy your New Year Celebrations, then apart from fireworks display you can also see other famous places and monuments in the city like – Alcântara docks, Jerónimos Monastery, Luís de Camões Square, Parque das Nações, 25 de Abril Bridge, etc.
If you are not present there in Lisbon, Portugal during the new year’s time then don’t worry, you can find below Photos & Videos of Lisbon, Portugal New Year 2014 Fireworks Display.
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Lisbon, Portugal New Year Fireworks Display Display Live Telecast / Streaming :
In Portugal, you can watch Lisbon New Year Fireworks LIVE on TV on TVI, RTP1, RTP2, RTP Informacao, SIC Notícias, etc.
From October to March, Lisbon, Portugal falls in GMT/UTC – 0:00 hour timezone so it welcomes the New Year fourteen hours after the New Year strikes first at Kiritimati, Kiribati which falls in GMT +14 timezone.
To watch Lisbon, Portugal New Year Fireworks LIVE Streaming on internet you have to adjust your watch accordingly with relation to the timezone of your city.