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Sintra: Guided Sightseeing Tour by Tuk Tuk

4.4 / 5

14 reviews

Sintra: Guided Sightseeing Tour by Tuk Tuk

From US$ 178.32 per group up to 4

See the whimsical palaces and gardens of Sintra from a different perspective on a 2-hour guided tour by tuk tuk. Learn the history of the UNESCO World Heritage Site and hear why the town was chosen by the kings of Portugal as their favorite retreat.

About this activity

Free cancellation
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Covid-19 precautions
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Duration 2 hours
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Spanish, English, French, Portuguese
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  • See one of the finest examples of Romantic architecture at Pena Palace
  • Marvel at the aristocratic 18th-century Seteais Palace
  • Explore the magical gardens of the Quinta da Regaleira
  • Visit the former royal retreat of the National Palace of Sintra
Full description
Following pick-up from the train station in Sintra, explore the magical resort town by tuk tuk. Discover why UNESCO granted it World Heritage status first hand as you visit some of the fairytale palaces and gardens. Marvel at the romantic architecture of buildings such as the emblematic Pena Palace and Seteais Palace. Hear how Ferdinand II turned a ruined monastery into a castle using a mix of Gothic, Egyptian, Moorish and Renaissance styles. Journey through some of the parks and gardens full of exotic trees and plants. Explore how the artistic town became the blueprint for landscape architecture throughout Europe at sites such as the amazing Quinta da Regaleira.
  • Pick-up from the train station
  • Transportation by tuk tuk
  • Driver/guide
  • Food and drinks
  • Entrance fees
Not suitable for
  • Children under 7 years
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • You must keep social distance while in vehicles
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask

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Meeting point

Pickup is in the parking lot right outside Sintra train station.

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Important information

Not allowed

  • Luggage or large bags
  • Smoking

Know before you go

  • You must be at least 7 years old to take part
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.4 /5

based on 14 reviews

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March 21, 2020

Fantastic tour

Would highly recommend this tour with city tuk and would recommend the guide Mario .

October 16, 2019

Excellent tour, guide was very knowledgable and really friendly

Definitely worth doing to get your bearings. Our guide gave us lots of very useful info and maps. Really great way to get around for a couple of hours.

September 29, 2019

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