Tour Sintra with lunch … your cultural and gastronomic tour in Sintra, Portugal.
A perfect tour, for those who want to combine tourism with gastronomy, with an excellent meal in a typical restaurant.
VALUE OF THIS PRIVATE TOUR
|PLACE OF DEPARTURE||Hotel / Apartment, Lisbon|
|TIME OF DEPARTURE||9:00 AM|
|RETURN TIME||Approximately 6:00 PM|
Tour Sintra with Lunch
In our tour Sintra with lunch you will have the opportunity to “know” the faithful friend of the Portuguese. The Codfish all begins in the 14th century, however it was during the time of the Discoveries, in the fifteenth century, mainly because of the need to bring food that would Long sea crossings, discovered the ideal fish in the northern Atlantic seas.
Pioneers in cod fishing in Newfoundland (Canada), very quickly entered the eating habits of the Portuguese, cooking it “a thousand and one ways”
Cod is one of the foods most consumed and appreciated by the Portuguese, the traditional Portuguese curing, with drought and salting, no chemical substances are added, and the nutritional properties of the fish are preserved.
In this private will have the opportunity to visit Cascais, this ancient fisherman´s village turned into a beautiful and cosmopolitan beach resort, bathed by the Atlantic Ocean.
Right next to it there´s Estoril, famous for its casino ( largest gambling room in Europe ) and by the fact of Yan Fleming had lived there and wrote the first 007 nobel Casino Royale during the 2nd world war from here will get back to Lisbon along road “Marginal” enjoying breathtaking ocean scenery.
Tour Sintra with Lunch the perfect tour on the perfect day, getting to know the best of Sintra and having lunch in a traditional restaurant in Sintra
Queluz - Sintra
Sintra - Village
You will have free time to explore the town, walk the streets and alleys, do some shopping, and taste the famous pastries of Sintra: the “Queijadas” and the “Travesseiros”, we follow our Tour by visiting the monument previously chosen.
Lunch in a Typical Restaurant
On our way to Cascais we’ll drive by Guincho beach (used for most surfing competitions in the Lisbon area), followed by a visit to “Boca do Inferno” (Hell’s Mouth) and arriving in Cascais, a famous cosmopolitan beach resort area bathed by the Atlantic Ocean. Here you will given free time to walk and explore the town.