8 hour tour of Sintra and Cascais


Tour Number

Activity Level



Day Trip / Out of Town, First Time Visitor, Museums / Culture, Shore Excursion


Kid Friendly: Yes.

Friendly: No.

Maximum travelers: 6



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

Visit Portugal's Garden of Eden on a luxury tour

On the outskirts of Lisbon is Sintra, a destination you simply can't miss on your journey to Portugal. On this tour of Sintra and Cascais, you will first discover a small town filled with natural beauty, fairy tale palaces and many hidden secrets.

Sintra is one of Portugal's greatest treasures. Due to the stunning expressions of culture and architecture showcased in the town, the whole of Sintra was declared a UNESCO world heritage site in 1995.

On this 8 hour narrated tour, I will give you a tour of Pena Palace, a romantic site which was home to the last generation of Portuguese royalty. You will also receive a small tour of the town itself and get the chance to taste Portugal's culinary traditions by trying out the local pastries specific to Sintra.

After the morning section of the tour you will head for a country drive along the coast line to Cabo da Roca, Europe's westernmost point, stopping by for lunch with in Cascais and Estoril.

This is a fully private experience that allows for customization.


We will start the tour with pick up from: hotel, cruise ship terminal or the airport and proceed to
Sintra's town center.

The tour will then proceed to the following areas and sites of Sintra and Cascais:

- Pastelaria Piriquita

- Viewpoint of Sintra

- Pena Palace

- Seteais Palace

- Cabo da Roca

- Cascais

- Estoril

- Belém

After the tour, you will have the option to be dropped off at your hotel or any other predetermined location within Lisbon.

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: I will meet you at your hotel or cruise ship terminal.

End location: Back to your hotel, cruise terminal or any other previously agreed upon location.

Duration: 8 hours


Luxury Mercedes E Class or V Class for larger groups.

What’s Included

My services as professional guide

Tour conducted with a luxury vehicle (Mercedes E Class or V Class)

Separate profissional driver ensures safety, better time management and my focus on always delivering information

Skip the line service in Pena Palace

Hotel Pick Up

Hotel Drop Off

Estimated Local Cash Needed

40 Euro - Entrance tickets plus meal and drinks.

What’s Extra

Meals and Drinks

Museum Entrance fees


I am not a driver. I always arrange for a luxury vehicle and professional driver.

A Recent Review of this tour

Rui's perfect English, very precise vocabulary and immense knowledge of Portugal's history is indispensable to understand and enjoy a day in Sintra.
Hugh Sisson

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