1. Portugal
  2. Lisbon District
  3. Sintra
  4. Seteais Palace

Sintra: Hidden Gems Guided Walking Tour with Pastry

Product ID: 390922
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Join a small-group guided walking tour of Sintra and get an insider's view of this mystical and magical village. Marvel at the Quinta Regaleira, and try the local pastry.
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Duration: 3 hours
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Experience

Highlights
  • Taste Sintra's traditional Travesseiro at the famous Piriquita
  • Explore the lush gardens, lakes, and grottoes of the Quinta Regaleira
  • Discover the histories and legends of this fascinating village
  • Find out about the Templar and Freemason symbols in Sintra
  • Stroll through charming streets in the historical center
Full description
Uncover the mysteries of Sintra and discover hidden gems on this guided walking tour of Sintra. Listen to local curiosities, legends, and secret stories from your guide. 

Meet your friendly and passionate local guide outside Sintra train station. You will start your tour admiring the fantastic city hall building. Walking along the promenade towards the center of the village, admire the statues displayed along the way.

After a brief stop at the Moorish fountain, head into the historical center. Now it's time to have a tasting of the typical pastry from Sintra, the famous Travesseiro. Enjoy the impressive views of Moorish castle from the National Palace.

Next, head towards the Palace of Seteais, passing by the church of San Martinho, the oldest hotel on the Iberian Peninsula, and a small romantic waterfall. From the Palace de Setais, you can enjoy a fabulous view of the Pena Palace and the Atlantic Ocean.

End the tour by visiting the impressive Quinta da Regaleira and explore its lush gardens, lakes, grottoes, and enigmatic constructions, including the world-famous Initiation Well.
Includes
  • Tour guide
  • Tasting of Sintra's traditional Travesseiro
What’s Not Included
  • Quinta Regaleira entrance fee
Not suitable for
  • Pregnant women
  • People with mobility impairments

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Meeting point

Please meet your tour guide outside the Sintra train station. Your guide will be holding a blue umbrella.

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Important information
What to bring
  • Comfortable shoes
  • Jacket
  • Comfortable clothes
Not allowed
  • Pets
  • Alcohol and drugs
Know before you go
• Please be aware that this tour involves a moderate amount of walking
• The tour may be run by a multilingual guide

From £21.53 per person

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Tugatrips Tours

Product ID: 390922