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From Lisbon: Sintra w/ Wine Tasting & Regaleira Palace

Product ID: 70992
Sintra, the capital of Romanticism, is one of the most picturesque and beautiful villages of Portugal. On this Sintra tour, you will also visit the westernmost point of Europe, Gincho’s dunes, and the mysterious Sintra Mountains.
About this activity
Duration: 8 hours
Starting time 9:00 AM
Skip the ticket line
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
English

Pickup included

Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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Experience

Highlights
  • Visit Sintra, the capital of Romanticism and UNESCO World Heritage Site
  • See fantastic view of the whole region from the Moorish Castle
  • Explore the magical and mysterious Quinta da Regaleira
Full description
The first stop is the fantastic Palace of Queluz built in the 18th century, which was the official royal residence of the King D. Pedro IV of Portugal. 

Visit the beautiful and historic town of Sintra, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, and discover its picturesque streets, fountains, churches, chapels, and shrines along with Sintra National Palace. Climb the Moorish Castle where the construction of the first sections of its walls date back to the 8th and 9th century. From the castle, you can enjoy a fantastic view of the whole region. 

The next stop is Quinta da Regaleira, one of the most amazing Sintra monuments. This place is one of the most startling, magical, and mysterious of the area. You will explore its tunnels, mazes, riddles, and symbols reminding you of the mythology of Olympus, Virgil, Dante, Camões, and the Knights Templar of the Order of Christ. 

Visit the cellars of Adega regional de Colares to have a tasting of the best regional wines. Next, discover the most westerly point of continental Europe. From the clifftops, enjoy a fantastic view of the beaches and the sea. From the road near the coast, you can gaze at the beaches and see the beautiful towns of Estoril and Cascais.

On the way back, have the chance to enjoy this unique beach with its famous dunes. A real sanctuary for surfing, windsurfing and kitesurfing. And of course, you can’t leave without visiting the charming town of Cascais. This former fishing village used to be a royal getaway. Nowadays, it still is one of the most attractive destinations for the Portuguese and foreign elite thanks to all that it has to offer in the form of boutiques, restaurants, hotels, beaches, and much more.
Includes
  • Regaleira Palace Ticket
  • Bottled water
  • Wine tasting
  • Private driver
  • Hotel drop-off and pick-up
  • Private tour
  • Transport by air-conditioned minivan
What’s Not Included
  • Guide inside the monuments
  • Food and drinks, unless specified

Prepare for the activity

Important information
What to bring
  • Passport or ID card
  • Comfortable shoes
Not allowed
  • Smoking
Know before you go
• Children must be accompanied by an adult
• A minimum of 2 persons per booking is required
• Customize your itinerary to your own preferences
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.9 / 5

based on 14 reviews

Review summary

  • Service
    4.8 / 5
  • Organization
    4.6 / 5
  • Value for money
    4.5 / 5
  • Safety
    5 / 5
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The highlight of our trip

Jose was such an amazing guide. So knowledgeable regarding the history of Portugal, the significance of the many cultures woven together within the countries, as well as the important things to see, eat, and do currently. He made the whole day exciting, fun, and informative. We could not recommend a tour with Jose any higher.

August 6, 2019

A fantastic option to see all the things in Sintra/Cascais

Jose was amazing. We had 6 adults and he allowed us to customize our experience with the places/sights we were interested in, all while providing lovely and interesting commentary. HE was a great source of knowledge. Our favorite activity from Lisbon. Very professional. Would recommend to anyone traveling to Lisbon.

July 26, 2019

Excellent tour...we maximize our time and seen a lot of beautiful spots of Lisbon. Big thanks to Jose!

August 13, 2019

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Product ID: 70992