For the beginning of your tour we will pick you up at you accommodation in Sintra, Cascais, Ericeira or Lisbon.
Sintra is a magical, mountainous villa where all monuments have a majestic architecture full of stories and unraveling mysteries, stunning Gardens, centenary trees and ancient castles await you!
But first we will take you through the Historic Center where you will see the traditional Portuguese narrow streets, get a glimpse of the local traditional life, shop for souvenirs, have a taste of the traditional local sweet pastries such as the Travesseiro or take pictures of the mesmerizing medieval National Sintra Palace and its iconic chimneys.
After that it’s time to explore Sintra’s mountain where you will get chance to see and know all of the sights and monuments in this wonderful region, and all their history but also choose the monuments you wish to visit in the inside (depending on the timings)!
From Quinta da Regaleira, one of the most romantic places on planet Earth, a property with 4 hectares of luxurious gardens, an impotent palace with surrounding towers, a Chapple, enigmatic grottoes and countless mysteries and secrets for you to discover passing through the Seteais Palace the neoclassical real estate which is now a luxury hotel included in the Cultural Landscape of Sintra, listed as World Heritage Site by UNESCO.
We will drive you to the other side of the mountain, stopping at some non-touristic viewpoints to see Sintra and all the surrounding area from above, passing through Castelo dos Mouros and its fortified walls and stunning views then arrive at the majestic Pena Palace, an extravagant palace built on top of the mountain at 500m of Altitude dominates the whole of the coastline and is truly an image taken from a fairy-tale. This building that you will have the chance to get to now is a mixture of Moorish and Manueline, architecture and is definitely a must see in Sintra!
Before we finish, we will stop at Cabo da Roca, the most western point of Europe, the perfect balance between land and the sea, to mesmerize the breathtaking views of the Atlantic Ocean!
At the end of our day of guaranteed adventures, exploring Sintra’s hidden secrets you’ll be dropped off back at the place we initially met.
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