From Lisbon: Sintra Highlights Full-Day Tour

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From Lisbon: Sintra Highlights Full-Day Tour

From $76.52 per person

Leave Lisbon behind and spend the day in Sintra on this 8-hour small group tour. Marvel at the stunning landscape and discover some of the grandest and most beautiful buildings in Europe.

About this activity

Free cancellation
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Covid-19 precautions
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Duration 8 hours
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Live tour guide
Spanish, English, Portuguese
Small group
Limited to 4 participants


  • Explore the mysterious Quinta da Regaleira and see the Initiation Well
  • Admire the gorgeous Monserrate Palace and its exotic gardens
  • Drive by Seteais Palace and through the stunning Sintra Mountains
  • Marvel at breathtaking views of the City Hall and the Park of Liberty
  • Be amazed by the magnificent Pena Palace, a former residence of the Royal Family
Full description
Fall in love with magical Sintra, the lasting symbol of Portugal's Romantic period. Its stunning landscape is classified as a UNESCO World Heritage of Humanity site that is begging for exploration. Start the tour with a walk through the city center of Sintra and go to the decorative Quinta da Regaleira estate to explore the famous initiation well and the many lakes, fountains and the aquarium dotted across its grounds. The journey continues to the eclectic Monserrate Palace, a glorious estate that once served as a summer residence for the Portuguese court. Lunchtime will be spent wandering around the historical village, followed by a quick stop at local patisseries where you can try some of Sintra's well-known delicacies. Continuing on to the exotic Pena Park, come across the magnificent Pena Palace, a remarkable building complete with different decorative styles, symbols, and intriguing features.  
  • Transportation in an air-conditioned minibus
  • Guided tour inside the monuments
  • Free time at the monuments
  • Free time for lunch in the historical center of Sintra
  • All required insurances
  • Pickup and drop-off in Lisbon at Restauradores Square in central Lisbon
  • Total insurance of the van
  • Still and sparkling water
  • Lunch
  • Monuments entrance fees
Not suitable for
  • Wheelchair users
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • You must keep social distance while in vehicles
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask

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    Meeting point

    Ask Me Lisboa - Palácio Foz at Restauradores Square

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    What to bring

    • Comfortable shoes
    • Sunglasses
    • Sun hat
    • Camera
    • Rain gear

    Not allowed

    • Pets
    • Smoking
    • Luggage or large bags

    Know before you go

    • Your guide will help you buy the tickets and your tour group will have skip-the-line priority access
    • Monuments fees: Quinta da Regaleira €10, Monserrate Palace €8, and Pena Palace €14
    • If you buy a combined ticket, you will receive a 5% discount
    • Other discounts available include, family and senior discounts, as well as the Lisbon Card discount
    Customer reviews

    Overall rating

    4.9 / 5

    based on 60 reviews

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    Hi! I took this day trip 2 days ago and I had Matthew as guide. He is amaaazing. He knows and tell you so many interesting things about Lisbon and Sintra and castles.if he recommends you a place to eat, just go, dont put questions. The food there is delicious and the price is good. Since there is this pandemic situation i also had the luck to share him with only 1 more turist :) a fabulous woman.

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    June 17, 2021

    We were lucky enough to have Juao. He is an excellent guide, with a lot of detailed knowledge, which he communicates in an exciting and interesting way. He is also very patient with the “photo times” and incredibly helpful. We had a particularly great day in really wonderful places - thanks a million Juao !!!

    September 3, 2020

    The discovery of Sintra was brilliant. I did not take Cascais, because it is very accessible by train. Took all 3 palaces in Sintra, and it's totally worth it. All 3 are sublime, totally different in style, a marvel. Our guide, Joao Ramos was awesome. It's really time to go, there is no one there! We escaped the usual huge cocks. A wonder this day

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    July 16, 2020

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