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From Lisbon: Sintra Highlights Full-Day Tour

4.9 / 5

97 reviews

From Lisbon: Sintra Highlights Full-Day Tour

From $76.30 per person

Leave Lisbon behind and spend the day in Sintra on this 8-hour small group tour. Marvel at the stunning landscape and discover some of the grandest and most beautiful buildings in Europe.

About this activity

Free cancellation
Cancel up to 24 hours in advance to receive a full refund
Covid-19 precautions
Special health and safety measures apply. Learn more
Mobile ticketing
Use your phone or print your voucher
Duration 8 hours
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Skip the ticket line
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Live tour guide
Spanish, English, Portuguese
Small group
Limited to 4 participants

Experience

Highlights
  • Explore the mysterious Quinta da Regaleira and see the Initiation Well
  • Admire the gorgeous Monserrate Palace and its exotic gardens
  • Drive by Seteais Palace and through the stunning Sintra Mountains
  • Marvel at breathtaking views of the City Hall and the Park of Liberty
  • Be amazed by the magnificent Pena Palace, a former residence of the Royal Family
Full description
Fall in love with magical Sintra, the lasting symbol of Portugal's Romantic period. Its stunning landscape is classified as a UNESCO World Heritage of Humanity site that is begging for exploration. Start the tour with a walk through the city center of Sintra and go to the decorative Quinta da Regaleira estate to explore the famous initiation well and the many lakes, fountains and the aquarium dotted across its grounds. The journey continues to the eclectic Monserrate Palace, a glorious estate that once served as a summer residence for the Portuguese court. Lunchtime will be spent wandering around the historical village, followed by a quick stop at local patisseries where you can try some of Sintra's well-known delicacies. Continuing on to the exotic Pena Park, come across the magnificent Pena Palace, a remarkable building complete with different decorative styles, symbols, and intriguing features.  
Includes
  • Transportation in an air-conditioned minibus
  • Guided tour inside the monuments
  • Free time at the monuments
  • Free time for lunch in the historical center of Sintra
  • All required insurances
  • Pickup and drop-off in Lisbon at Restauradores Square in central Lisbon
  • Total insurance of the van
  • Still and sparkling water
  • Lunch
  • Monuments entrance fees
Not suitable for
  • Wheelchair users
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • You must keep social distance while in vehicles
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask

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Meeting point

Ask Me Lisboa - Palácio Foz at Restauradores Square

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Important information

What to bring

  • Comfortable shoes
  • Sunglasses
  • Sun hat
  • Camera
  • Rain gear

Not allowed

  • Pets
  • Smoking
  • Luggage or large bags

Know before you go

  • Your guide will help you buy the tickets and your tour group will have skip-the-line priority access
  • Monuments fees: Quinta da Regaleira €10, Monserrate Palace €8, and Pena Palace €14
  • If you buy a combined ticket, you will receive a 5% discount
  • Other discounts available include, family and senior discounts, as well as the Lisbon Card discount
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.9 /5

based on 97 reviews

Review summary

  • Guide
    4.9/5
  • Transportation
    4.8/5
  • Value for money
    4.8/5
  • Safety
    4.9/5

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The visit was excellent and specially the tour guide Mathieu was amazing. He was always there to answer any question about Sintra or any other things related to Portugal and Lisbon, from history to its gastronomy. He even recommended a restaurant in Sintra that was one of the best meals during our stay in Portugal. Highly recommended experience.

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September 6, 2021

We were very lucky to go to Sintra with Mathieu as a guide, he made every effort to explain all the interesting information in spanish, french, and english. He was attentitve, helpful and joyful. An excellent driver, knwoledgeable guide and overall great company to visit Sintra. Thank you so much, Mathieu!, Obrigado!.

August 10, 2021

Jaoa was a very knowledgeable, engaging, funny and warm professional. I didn’t realize that we were to meet 30 mins before the trip started, but they effortlessly made sure the logistics worked out so that I was able to join. The sights (architecture, flora and fauna) and history were wonderful to take in and a traditional Portuguese lunch together was a delightful experience.

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August 3, 2021

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