1. Lisbon, Sintra and Cascais: Full-Day Private Tour
Discover the beauty and charm of Sintra and the Lisbon Riviera on a private full-day tour, designed to showcase the best of these magnificent areas. Your experienced guide will lead you on a journey filled with whimsical architecture, breathtaking scenery, and rich history. Start with pickup from your hotel in Lisbon and travel to the center of Sintra, where you will admire the unique and picturesque architecture that has made the town famous. Next, you will visit Sintra Natural Park, a stunning area of unspoiled beauty where you can take in the fresh air and scenic views. One of the highlights of your tour will be a visit to Pena Palace, a stunning example of Portuguese architecture that is perched on a rock overlooking the coast. Admire its enchanting mix of Moorish and Manueline motifs, and learn about the rich history of the palace and the people who lived there. After a morning filled with exploring, it will be time to enjoy a traditional Portuguese lunch, allowing you to sample the delicious local cuisine and rest before continuing your journey. Next, visit Cabo da Roca, the westernmost point in continental Europe, where you can admire the rugged coastline and breathe in the fresh sea air. This breathtaking site provides a sense of the isolation and beauty that the region is known for. The final stop on your tour will be in the elegant resort town of Cascais, once a quiet fishing village that was discovered by European nobility and later became a favorite of the jet set. You will have the opportunity to explore the town’s charming streets and see the sophisticated villas and palaces that make it such a popular destination.