Sintra Amazing Daily Tour Pick-up Tickets Included
This building is a mixture of Moorish and Manueline architecture, and is a UNESCO World Heritage Site and one of the Seven Wonders of Portugal.
1st taking west straight to historical center of Sintra, where we have some time to explore the old streets and National Palace of Sintra. UNESCO World Heritage Site in 1995.
Then we´ll continue to Pena Palace (visit), the most extravagant palace built on a rock at 500m. altitude dominating the whole coast to Lisbon.
After lunch, next point is Cabo da Roca. Westernmost point on the continental Europe. 140m altitude, it offers a beautiful view of the wild coastline. You can even get a certificate to prove it reading, "where the land ends and the sea begins" (a quote from Camões).
Next we passing a stunning beach, west of Cascais, Praia do Guincho. Praia do Guincho is the most scenic beach of the Lisbon coastline and the kingdom of the dunes and strong ocean wind. This is a paradise for surfers and windsurfers. Stop for Photos.
Next Stop, Boca do Inferno or “Mouth of Hell”. This breathtaking chasm located on a cliffy seashore close to Cascais will attract you with roaring waves crashing vigorously against the rocks.
Finally a visit to Cascais, is a described as a "postcard-perfect little beach town" Cascais once was a quiet fishing village but after European nobility discovered the little village and its idyllic setting, the town became a favorite vacation destination, elegant Lisbon coast resort for international visitors.
Return to Lisbon along the coast, passing by Estoril until Lisbon, admiring the beautiful coast and it’s beaches.
Description of Amazing Sintra Day Tour Pick-up Tickets Included
Visit Sintra is the first wish for those who has seen wonderful fairytale Pena Palaces on postcard from Portugal. In 8 hours of enjoyable tour "Sintra Amazing Daily Tour Pick-up Tickets Included" you will explore magical Unesco listed Natural Landscapes of Sintra-Cascais and many architectonical treasures breathing by history and mysterious legends. Discover exotic gardens, lakes and caves surrounding the historical monuments. Admire magnificent nature of Lisbon Riviera on the way back to Lisbon.
Excursion Sintra will let you to escape Lisbon's hustle and bustle of city life and enjoy an amazing experience of the full-day tour in Sintra. Discover the medieval architecture of the National Palace and the colorful houses in the historic center. Guided tour to Sintra it's a great opportunity to admire the scenery of unique beauty of the Natural Park Sintra-Cascais and the historical monuments. After pick-up we get straight to the Sintra's fairy tale - The Pena Palace by 8-seat air-conditioned vehicle. This spectacular monument is located on the top of the hill overlooking the coast of Lisbon. It has an abundance of styles much in accordance with the exotic taste of Romanticism of the 19th century richly decorated with Moorish and Manueline motifs. Enjoy panoramic views of the peaceful forests and lush gardens covered by exotic plants and flowers. Listen to exciting stories that will make you feel like you have entered into a fairytale in medieval times. In the gardens we will experience a wonderful mysterious atmosphere thanks to the surrounding towers with nozzles, caves, and glamorously decorated benches and fountains. Take a break for a traditional Portuguese lunch and after let start the second part of our wonderful adventure travelling to one of the most marvelous views in whole Portugal - the westernmost point of the Continental Europe "Cabo da Roca". What else could be better souvenir than a certificate proving that you have reached the very end of the world? There is a tourist center at Cabo da Roca where it is available for purchase the certificate demonstrating you have reached The End of the World. There is written a wonderful idiom describing the spot as following: "The place where the land ends and the sea begins" by the legendary Portuguese writer Luis Camões. After this breathtaking stop our journey will continue along the beautiful beaches of the seaside resort Cascais, including Praia do Guincho, one of the most popular among surfers and water sports enthusiasts. On the way there we will stop near absolutely beautiful rock wall with very dramatic name - "Hell's Mouth". After a noisy performance of huge waves crashing against rocks we will stop at the once very quiet fishing village - Cascais. This town in the 19th century became favorite summer destination of the European aristocracy and noble families for its idyllic location and a pleasant climate. To have more time to explore all Sintra's attractions we suggest you to book tours to Sintra & Cascais with private guide
Lisbon Sintra Cascais tour itinerary:
The tour starts at one of the meeting points in Lisbon centre. Pick up times at 8:30, 8:45 and 9:00 depending on the meeting point location
Pena Palace and Pena Park (Visit)
Sintra Historical Center
Sintra Natural Park (Passage)
Cabo da Roca
Guincho Beach (Passage)
17:00-17:30 Arrival back in Lisbon, return to departure meeting point.
Our guide will wait for you at one of the meeting points marked on the map below. Choose your preferable location and then select it from the offered options in the reservation form. Please, pay attention to your email, in the case of some change in the estimated pick-up time.
Tivoli Oriente. (Parque das Nações). Pickup time: 8:15 am
Fado Museum. (Alfama). Pickup time: 8:30 am
Hotel Mundial (Martim Moniz). Pickup time: 8:30 am
VIP Executive Éden Aparthotel (Restauradores)Pickup time: 8:45 am
Bairro Alto Hotel(Praça Luís de Camões). Pickup time: 8:45 am
Hotel HF Fénix Lisboa(Marquês de Pombal). Pickup time: 9:00 am