Sintra Full-Day Trip - A Journey through Wonderland

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Sintra is a magical and romantic location known to many across the globe. Come discover all of its natural and architectural wonders in a day you (...)

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Overview Location: Lisbon, Portugal
Itinerary
This is a typical itinerary for this product

Stop At: Park and National Palace of Pena, Estrada da Pena, Sintra 2710-609 Portugal

We take-off from Lisbon in the morning heading directly to the UNESCO-listed Pena Palace. The 19th-century Romantic palace is a wonder to discover and one you will not soon forget. It is one of the best places to take pictures. It’s placed high on top of the mountain with a splendid view that stretches for miles, all the way to the Ocean.

Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes

Stop At: Castelo dos Mouros, Estrada da Pena Parque de Monserrate, Sintra 2710-609 Portugal

As you stroll through the beautiful and exotic landscape, your guide will give you historical and architectural details on the region but letting you explore the monuments on your own. Later we continue through the National Park onwards to see the Moorish Castle and Montserrate Palace.

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Palacio de Monserrate, R. Visc. de Monserrate, Sintra 2710-591 Portugal

As you stroll through the beautiful and exotic landscape, your guide will give you historical and architectural details on the region but letting you explore the monuments on your own. Later we continue through the National Park onwards to see the Moorish Castle and Montserrate Palace.

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Centro Historico de Sintra, Sintra 2710-616 Portugal

Before moving towards Cabo da Roca, You may want take a stroll through the historical center of Sintra. This is a good time to rest, lunch and try out some traditional regional pastries. Cabo da Roca, the westernmost point of Continental Europe, is yet another great spot to take some pictures and feel the sea breeze.

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Quinta da Regaleira, Rua Barbosa do Bocage, Sintra 2710-567 Portugal

Moving forward we have the stunning Quinta da Regaleira. This yet another UNESCO-listed site has anciently carved buildings, incredible gardens and a gothic breeze that will enchant anyone who dares to enter. Full of history behind it, you will learn all about the caves, secret wells and art that originated from the Masonry, the Templars and the Rose Cross.

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Estrada Cabo da Roca, Colares 2705-001 Portugal

Before moving towards Cabo da Roca, You may want take a stroll through the historical center of Sintra. This is a good time to rest, lunch and try out some traditional regional pastries. Cabo da Roca, the westernmost point of Continental Europe, is yet another great spot to take some pictures and feel the sea breeze.

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Boca do Inferno, Northern section of Cascais, Cascais 2750-642 Portugal

Reaching the end of our trip we want to show the place where many Portuguese Royal Families used to vacation. We would not consider this trip a success if you didn’t experience the coastal splendor of Cascais.

Duration: 1 hour

What you can expect Sintra is a magical and romantic location known to many across the globe. Come discover all of its natural and architectural wonders in a day you won’t soon forget!  Considered many times to be the Romantic Capital of the World, Sintra will surely fill your hearts with love. Considered by UNESCO to be a World Heritage Site, Sintra has some great highlights for you to experience. After discovering wonders like the Pena National Palace and the beautiful Quinta da Regaleira, we’ll take you on a relaxing journey passing through Cabo da Roca and ending at the coastal splendor of Cascais.

Practical information


What's inside

  • Driver/guide
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Private tour
  • Bottled water
  • Free Wi-Fi

What's NOT inside

  • Lunch
  • Entrance fees - Avoid waiting in line by letting us buy the tickets for you!
  • Entry/Admission - Park and National Palace of Pena
  • Entry/Admission - Castelo dos Mouros
  • Entry/Admission - Palacio de Monserrate
  • Entry/Admission - Quinta da Regaleira

Additional info

  • Refundable up to 4 business days prior to the travel date minus a 7% administrative fee.
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Infant seats available
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • Avoid waiting in line by letting us buy the tickets for you!
  • Stroller accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate

Departure point:

Traveler pickup is offered
We offer pickup at your designated address

Airports

  • Lisboa Airport, Alameda das Comunidades Portuguesas, Lisbon 1700-111 Portugal


Ports

  • Lisbon Cruise Port


Duration:

8 to 10 hours

Frequency:

See Availability

Departure time:

9:00 AM
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Reviews & ratings

  • Sintra Full-Day Trip - A Journey through Wonderland | . | 2019/10/28
    "I booked the day tour to Sintra quite late, the evening before the tour. Was a little worried because I didn’t get contacted by the guide/driver the evening before (...) "

  • Sintra Full-Day Trip - A Journey through Wonderland | . | 2019/10/22
    "José was our personal guide for the day and we couldn't have wished for a nicer person. He contacted us the day before and suggested picking us up at 8.15 to avoid (...) "

  • Sintra Full-Day Trip - A Journey through Wonderland | . | 2019/07/15
    "Cesar, our personal tour guide was awesome! He brought my mom and I to all the places we wanted to see such as Pena Palace and my favourite, Quinta da Regaleira and (...) "

  • Sintra Full-Day Trip - A Journey through Wonderland | . | 2019/07/03
    "We absolutely loved this private day-long tour of Sintra's chief attractions. Tour guide Cesar was insightful, personable, funny and flexible. We ended up walking (...) "

  • Sintra Full-Day Trip - A Journey through Wonderland | . | 2019/07/03
    "This was a great trip. Our tour guide told us all about the area and took us to places he was very knowledgeable about. He took us to a wonderful restaurant near the (...) "

  • Sintra Full-Day Trip - A Journey through Wonderland | . | 2019/01/21
    "Specifically requested Marco on the recommendation of friends who were extremely satisfied with their Sintra experience. Experienced guide who catered to our (...) "

  • Sintra Full-Day Trip - A Journey through Wonderland | . | 2018/09/11
    "I booked this tour as I wanted to spend the entire day in Sintra and the Globus tour Portugal in Depth, which was terrific I was on only did a partial afternoon in (...) "

  • Sintra Full-Day Trip - A Journey through Wonderland | . | 2019/10/31
    "Rui was a very friendly and obliging guide. There was no pressure to hurry. We could stop whenever or wherever. "

  • Sintra Full-Day Trip - A Journey through Wonderland | . | 2019/07/08
    "The tour guide was very helpful and friendly. Unfortunately, when we arrived at Sintra, it was very foggy, so we were not in a position to get the best out of that (...) "

  • Sintra Full-Day Trip - A Journey through Wonderland | . | 2019/03/11
    "Enjoyed the trip to Sintra, the palace was beautiful. Cascais and surrounding area was stunning. Cabo dal Roca was such a great (...) "