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  1. Portugal
  2. Lisboa Region
  3. Sintra

Sintra: Private Tour With A Historian

Product ID: 218031
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On this day tour you'll be driven from Sintra to Cabo da Roca and back, visit monuments (tickets included), taste Portuguese gastronomy (lunch included in a restaurant), and be accompanied by a historian guide.
About this activity
Duration 9 hours
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
English
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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Experience

Highlights
  • Learn about Sintra with an historian guide
  • Enjoy all monuments and a traditional lunch without worrying about tickets or bills
  • Visit Sintra's monuments and learn why they are as they are and why they were built
  • Experience entirely different views of the mountains and the Atlantic Ocean
  • Discover Portuguese hospitality
Full description
There are two main intentions of this tour: that you absorb the true history of the region from an independent History researcher, and that you take back beautiful memories of the area.

You'll be picked up at Sintra's train station, around 9 a.m. This tour includes tickets to Sintra's monuments, accompanied every step of the way by a historian. You will have lunch in a traditional place, where you can truly taste Portugal's gastronomy.

Along the way you will visit Quinta da Regaleira, Palácio de Monserrate, Cabo da Roca, and Praia da Adraga - where you will have lunch. Afterwards, you will also experience Convento dos Capuchos, Chalet da Condessa D'Edla, and Parque e Palácio Nacional da Pena, before you head back home.
Includes
  • Tickets for all monuments to be visited
  • Lunch in a traditional Portuguese restaurant
What’s Not Included
  • Hotel pickup not included
Not suitable for
  • People with mobility impairments
  • Wheelchair users

Prepare for the activity

Meeting point

In the main entrance of Sintra train station (the last station of Sintra's line, the one which gives access to Sintra's Village) you will find your guide (the bearded face person in the logo) or someone holding your name; Av. Dr. Miguel Bombarda, 2710 Sintra.

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Important information
What to bring
  • Comfortable shoes
Not allowed
  • Pets
  • Smoking
Know before you go
• Appointments must be made up until 72 hours prior to the desired date
• This tour is not recommended for people with limited mobility
• 4th and 5th seats of the cars are folded seats
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