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Belem is a historic suburb of Lisbon which is just a short Tram ride away from Praca Comercio. Belem Tower and Jeronimos Monastery are Unesco World Heritage sites with a unique architecture. Maritime museum is a must visit and is housed within the Jeronimos Complex." Monument to the Discoveries " is a recent addition to the list of monuments in Belem, this is a interesting monument which is a tribute to all the great explorers and conquerers . Statues of explorers like Vasco da Gama , Alfonso Albuquerque , Bartolomeu Dias are superimposed to the facade . Lifts to the top of the monument tower is operational and views of Belem and Tagus River from the top is simply amazing