Sintra, the capital of romanticism, is one of the most charming and unique villages of Portugal.
There’s no better way to discover this fairy-tale villa. Than to join our friendly local tour guide and start the adventure on board Portuguese classic Jeep. Get ready to be amazed by epic history, and beautiful nature during this full-day 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.
There are two options for the beginning of your tour. We can arrange a hotel pick up, or meet at Sintra train station (40 min train ride).
We will drive along the Marginal Avenue, a winding waterfront road with sweeping views of the Tagus River and the Atlantic Ocean. You will see beautiful views, white sandy beaches, 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 magestic architecture. Full of stories and unraveling 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 mesmerizing medieval National Sintra palace and its iconic chimneys.
We pass throught 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.
Up the hills and mountains of Sintra Natural Park, we will show you secret places we can only get to with the help of our Jeep! Pena Palace, a extravagant palace built on top of the mountain at 500m of Altitude dominats the whole of the coastline and is truly an imagen taken from a fairy-tale. This bulding is a mixture of Moorish and Manueline, architecture and is definitely a most see in Sintra!
At the end of our day and before we return have a taste and experience one of the most delicious traditional pastrys of Sintra…
Lunch or any food and drinks, unless specified