Sintra Tour in four hours, its enough ? If you are in staying in Lisbon and you have just a few free time to spend, and you are curious about Sintra, then Walkborder is the best choice…
|2 People – 190€||6 People – 270€|
|3 People – 210€||7 People – 290€|
|4 People – 230€||8 People – 310€|
|5 People – 250€|
Visit and understand Sintra, the village where the Portuguese aristocracy had lived from the pass to our days, It is believed that the highly favorable climate, the proximity of the sea and the Tagus estuary have been determining factors for human presence in this lovely region since the Bronze Age.
Sintra was also owned by queens and the residence of kings and the court. During the command of D. Manuel I (1495-1521), even, it would have been much sought after by artists and humanists.
Different civilizations who passed through the Iberian Peninsula had left traces of their presence and influence in Sintra, the Moors built there Castle, who was latter conquered by the first Portuguese King D. Afonso Henriques, other places to be visit in Sintra, like the romantic Pena Palace, the Masonic Regaleira, or why not to the Portuguese Versailles the Queluz Palace, the choice is yours.
The word Sintra, derives from the word cynthia, symbol of the moon in the Celtic mythology, definitely a magical place where the abounding in mysteries places and legends ends imposingly the ocean.
Visiting Cascais and Estoril, in a beautiful day, starting and ending in Lisbon, take all your doubts about our Sintra Tour with our reservations manager department
After pick-up at your hotel, and half way between Lisbon and Sintra, we will stop at the Queluz National Palace, a summer palace of the portuguese monarchy, known for its beautiful gardens and its diversity in architectural styles ( Renaissance, Baroque, Neoclassic), you decide if this is the one that you would like to visit.
As we reach Sintra, you will be given the choice to decide witch monument (optional, tickets not include) to visit, from a wide range of options: Sintra National Palace, Pena Palace, Quinta da Regaleira, Monserrate Palace, Moorish Castle.
The guide will help you to decide, providing information of each one of these spectacular monuments.
Free time to explore the town, walk the streets and alleys, do some shopping, and taste the famous Sintra pastries the “Queijadas” and the “Travesseiros”.
Following by visiting the monument previously chosen (if you opted not to choose a monument to visit in Sintra you will get extra free time to walk the town).
If time permittes we will drive through Cascais, a famous cosmopolitan beach resort area, bathed by the Atlantic Ocean.
Next, we pass by Estoril, famous for its casino (largest gambling room in Europe) and the “nest” of spies during the 2nd world war, where Yan Fleming got his inspiration to write the first James Bond book, Casino Royale.
Driving back to Lisbon along road “Marginal” enjoying breathtaking ocean scenery.
Nossa passagem por Óbidos, o almoço em Sintra e a visita ao Castelo da Penna foi maravilhosa. O Pedro foi um guia muito solícito e atencioso e as indicações... read more foram ótimas.
Um dia perfeito, em Fátima o guia sugeriu uma loja onde pudemos fazer compras de artigos religiosos mas a cereja no topo do bolo foi o almoço no restaurante tia... read more Alice depois da visita ao santuário.
Gostamos de ouvir as explicações do sempre disponível guia Carlos.
Em suma um dia muito agradável.
A Walkborder é uma agencia de viagens de Turismo Receptivo em Portugal , efetuamos topo o tipo de Transfers , Passeios Privados e Roteiros Privados.
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