Sintra Half-Day Trip - A Journey through Wonderland

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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: 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: 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: 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

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: 30 minutes

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

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 - 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'll pick you up at your designated address

Airports

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


Ports

  • Lisbon Cruise Port


Duration:

6 hours

Frequency:

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Departure time:

9:00 AM
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Reviews & ratings

  • Sintra Half-Day Trip - A Journey through Wonderland | . | 2020/02/17
    "Alice was the best. She took such great care of us, showed us places we would have never found on our own. We highly recommend this tour and (...) "

  • Sintra Half-Day Trip - A Journey through Wonderland | . | 2019/07/03
    "Excellent, knowledgeable, cordial tour guide Rui, who knew more than most to arrive at the right times and visit the best sights. "

  • Sintra Half-Day Trip - A Journey through Wonderland | . | 2020/01/09
    "My guide Jose picked me up promptly, spoke excellent English, and was knowledgeable. However, when we arrived at Sintra, the castles were closed. I didn't know this (...) "

  • Sintra Half-Day Trip - A Journey through Wonderland | . | 2019/12/02
    "Our guide Caesar was great. Besides the castle, which was interesting. So glad we got the skip the line passes and he did all the work for us. In addition, he took (...) "

  • Sintra Half-Day Trip - A Journey through Wonderland | . | 2018/09/28
    "Had a wonderful time with Luis seeing such beautiful castles. "

  • Sintra Half-Day Trip - A Journey through Wonderland | . | 2019/01/07
    "Teresa was so nice, informative and accommodating. She really adapted the tour to our wants and needs and stopped whenever we were hungry, thirsty, (...) "

  • Sintra Half-Day Trip - A Journey through Wonderland | . | 2019/04/11
    "We visited Pena Place with Cesar as our guide. We proceeded to Quinta de Regalia thereafter. We had a great half day at Sintra and Cesar was (...) "

  • Sintra Half-Day Trip - A Journey through Wonderland | . | 2019/04/12
    "Gorgeous place and great trip. I did a private tour because the regular tours were booked. It wasn't cheap but got to see some great stuff and make stops along the (...) "

  • Sintra Half-Day Trip - A Journey through Wonderland | . | 2019/04/19
    "It was an excellent tour. Our tour guide Diogo was great. We started the tour with boca du infernu, mouth of hell, after that with beaches in ocean, the western (...) "

  • Sintra Half-Day Trip - A Journey through Wonderland | . | 2019/07/03
    "Loved this little trip. The Pena Palace is gorgeous and was worth the trip alone. Our guide - Ceasar - did a great job of getting us there early before it got busy. (...) "

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