There´s no better way to discover this unique fairy-tale villa of Sintra than to wander through it with the help of our friendly local tour guide. Get ready to be amazed by epic history, and beautiful nature during this full-day private tour of Sintra, and Cascais where we will share with you the top attractions and hidden secrets in these two must-see towns near Lisbon.
We will drive along the Marginal Avenue on our comfortable mini van with free wifi, a winding waterfront road with sweeping views of the Tagus River and the Atlantic Ocean. You will see beautiful views, white sandy beaches, fishing vessels, ancient fortresses and old mansions. Passing by Estoril, we will show you the largest casino in Europe.
At Cascais, take your time to walk around the scenic fishing village and a former vacation destination for the Portuguese Royal family. Bask in the narrow alleys and see the traditional Portuguese white houses, the stunning beaches and relaxing shores.
Get sweeping ocean views from Cabo da Roca, the most western point of Europe . This place, “where the land ends and sea begins”, mastering the turbulent waters up to 140m high crushing loudly against the rocks offers a beautiful view of the wild coastline. Get you camera ready because Cabo da Roca is a real-life postcard!
Sintra is a magical, mountainous villa where all monuments have a majestic architecture full of stories and unravelling mysteries, stunning Gardens, centenary trees and ancient castles await you! But first we will take you throw the historic center where you will see the traditional Portuguese narrow streets and take pictures of the mesmerising medieval National Sintra palace and its iconic chimneys.
Quinta da Regaleira, one of the most romantic places on planet Earth. The property has 4 hectares of luxurious gardens, an impotent palace with surrounding towers, a Chapple , enigmatic grottoes and countless mysteries and secrets for you to discover.
We pass through the Seteais Palace, and show you this neoclassical palace which is now a luxury hotel, restaurant and a tourist attraction included in the Cultural Landscape of Sintra, listed as World Heritage Site by UNESCO. Many famous personalities such as Agatha Christie, Harrison Ford, Brat Pitt or Johnny Deep have stayed at this fantastic place.
Pena Palace, a extravagant palace built on top of the mountain at 500m of Altitude dominates the whole of the coastline and is truly an image taken from a fairy-tale. This building is a mixture of Moorish and Manueline, architecture and is definitely a most see in Sintra!
At the end of our day of guaranteed adventures you´ll be dropped off back at the place we initially met. Oh but before we return have a taste and experience one of the most delicious traditional pastry´s of Sintra…
- What Is IncludedLocal guide
Traditional food and wine tasting
Hotel/port pickup and drop-off
Small Port Wine Tasting
Transport by private vehicle
Transport by air-conditioned minivan
Guaranteed to skip the long lines
- What Is Not IncludedEntrance fees
Food and drinks, unless specified
- TransfersWe will pick you up from ay place in the following areas: Cascais / Estoril - Lisbon - Ericeira - Mafra
Please provide full pick-up address