Full Day Sintra Highlights Private Tour

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Tour Number

Activity Level

576389


Categories

Adventure / Active, Day Trip / Out of Town, Museums / Culture, Shore Excursion

Details

Kid Friendly: Yes. Excellent option for small groups. Important note: this tour involves a significant amount of walking. Bring warm clothing all year round.

Friendly: No.

Maximum travelers: 6

Language(s)

explanation

English (fluent), Portuguese (fluent), Spanish (fluent)

New model VW Sharan up to 6 passengers, for bigger groups is also available on request


Fall in love with magical Sintra, the ex-libris of Romanticism in Portugal, and it's stunning landscape classified as UNESCO World Heritage of Humanity.

Walk trough the city center of Sintra and go to Quinta da Regaleira to explore the famous initiation well and Carvalho Monteiro's creation.

The journey continues at Monserrate Palace with the stories about Francis Cook former owner of the property.

Lunchtime will be spent wandering around the historical part of the village, followed by a quick stop at the local patisseries where you can try some of Sintra's well-known delicacies!

As we tour the exotic Pena Park we will come across the magnificent Pena Palace, a remarkable building complete with different decorative styles, symbols and intriguing features, formerly used as the royal family's official summer residence.

Important notes: this tour involves walking. Warm clothing is recommended all year round.

Itinerary

Start the tour and explore the west of Lisbon.
Explore the mysterious Quinta da Regaleira.
Admire and visit the gorgeous Monserrate Palace.
Explore the city center of Sintra and try the famous sweet pastries.
Visit the Garden and Palace of Pena, ex-libris of Romanticism.

Meeting Point + Tour Duration

Meeting Point Options: Rail or Bus Station, Cruise Ship Port, Hotel, Address or Intersection, Monument/Building, Suggested by Guide: Please send me the full address or flight number or cruise ship name.

Duration: 8 hours

It is recommended to start this tour at 08:30am between April to October.
Important note: this tour involves walking.
Bring always comfortable shoes, warm clothing and a raincoat.

Transportation

Modern Volkswagen Sharan
Air-conditioned mini-van

What’s Included

Other: Pick up and drop off at desired location in Lisbon
Transportation in a comfortable and new mini-van
Guided tour throughout the day with guide/driver
Free Wi-Fi on board
Civil responsibility insurance
Personal accidents insurance
Total insurance of the van
Toll and fuel

Estimated Local Cash Needed

39 Euros - Quinta da Regaleira: 8€
Monserrate Palace: 9€
Pena Palace: 9€
Lunch: 25€ per person.

What’s Extra

Other: Entrance fees to the monuments
Meals of the clients
Personal character expenses

Restrictions

No restrictions. I am allowed to provide you a guided tour throughout the day.

A Recent Review of this tour

Augusto was an excellent guide showing, and allowing us to experience, various sights in and around Sintra. From the Masonic initiation stairwell and tunnels, to lunch at a seaside restaurant, to a palace in the fog, the day was a memorable journey in all regards.
William W.

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  • Tour Number

    Activity Level

    576389


    Categories

    Adventure / Active, Day Trip / Out of Town, Museums / Culture, Shore Excursion

    Details

    Kid Friendly: Yes. Excellent option for small groups. Important note: this tour involves a significant amount of walking. Bring warm clothing all year round.

    Friendly: No.

    Maximum travelers: 6

    Language(s)

    explanation

    English (fluent), Portuguese (fluent), Spanish (fluent)

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