Lisbon Sintra Cascais – Full Day Group Tour – FAQ

Lisbon Sintra Cascais – Full Day Group Tour – FAQ

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At what time tour starts?

Pick up time depends on your hotel location or meeting point location, in your booking invoice you can find time when guide will come to pick you up.

How big is the group?

Group is designed for max. 8 people.

How many hours will takes this tour?

Sintra Group Tour takes 8 hours is a full day tour

Are Tickets included?

Yes, Tickets are included in the tour price.

Are we going to visit Cabo da Roca?

Yes, Cabo da Roca is included in the itinerary.

Do you come to pick me up from my hotel?

Yes, we do pick up at hotels too in case you choose that option during booking process. Make sure that you write correct address of your hotel or accomodation from where we should pick you up.

I / my relative(s) have a physical disability or walking limitation. What is the level of activity involved in this tour?

We arrange all tours with a private vehicle to transport you, the only level of activity involved is really in the monuments visited. But we have to warn you that most of the monuments have stairs and uphills and may not be options for people with mobility limitations.

The tour group is monolingual or multilingual?

We try not to mix different languages in the same vehicle. It will be more productive for you and less tiring for the Guide. However, in exceptional cases the Tour can be done in more than one language.

What is the charge for the baby and can we use his car seat in the van?

The price of the tour for a child depends on his age. You can use your own child seat, or at the time of booking indicate the exact age of the child, and we will provide you a child seat according to the child’s age.

I would like to book a tour but we have 10-15 people in our group. You only list prices for tours with a maximum of 8. Is it possible?

Yes, of course. The maximum of 8 is mentioned because it is the maximum capacity of our vehicles. In cases like these, and in order to ensure maximum comfort & attention, we will use 2 vans or private comfortable bus. Please send us an email with your needs and we’ll send our prices immediately.

At what time tour will finish?

Tour finish around 17:30.


First of all guide will meet you in front of your hotel or at meeting point referring on option chosen during the booking. Make sure you didn’t forget to take your camera with you. For your comfort, we use only 8-seat air-conditioned vehicle by Mercedes-Benz. When everybody is on board we ready to move forward. We will break away from Lisbon’s rush and move to calm countryside, place surrounded by beautifully preserved nature where is located amazing Sintra.

Then we’ll carry on our tour and visit the Pena Palace, place where Portuguese Royal family spent its summers. This breathtaking masterpiece based on the highest point of the slope sitting above the shoreline of Lisbon. On your way to palace you pass by the Pena Park is a tremendous forested area totally encompassing the Pena Palace, spreading for more than 200 hectares of uneven territory. You’ll have 1.5 hours to discover the medieval architecture of the palace. Construction of palace was completed in 1854 and 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, which you can find only in Portugal. At the end of the 18th century the implantation of Romanticism by the King D. Fernando II attracts a large number of visitors, becoming a unique cultural center. Enjoy the panoramic look of the quiet peaceful forests and dense 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, you will experience a wonderfully mysterious atmosphere thanks to the surrounding towers with spouts, and glamorously decorated benches and fountains.

After will stop at the historical center of Sintra town. You have some time to explore ancient streets of flashy houses and buy gifts for a great memory in local shops. Microclimate supported by the Serra classified by UNESCO as Cultural Landscape and Patrimony of Humanity in 1995. Take a break for a traditional Portuguese lunch. Depend on a decision of the group you can choose the local restaurant in Sintra, Cabo da Roca or Cascais. There you can find a variety of Traditional Portuguese dishes: Francesinha, Polvo à Lagareiro, Caldo Verde, Cozido a Portuguesa. Bacalhau a Bras, etc. and of course, you can try famous Portuguese desserts: Salame de chocolate, Bolo de bolacha.

After lunch, we begin the second part of our tour to one of the most astonishing views in whole Portugal – the westernmost point of Continental Europe “Cabo da Roca”. Just imagine – what else could be a better souvenir than a certificate proving that you have reached the very end of the world? After this breathtaking stop, our journey will resume along with the charming beaches of the seaside resort Cascais, including Praia do Guincho, one of the most popular for surfing, windsurfing & kitesurfing. This beach has hosted the World Surfing Championships.

Next stop is absolutely beautiful rock wall with the very dramatic name – Mouth of Hell (Boca do Inferno). This breathtaking chasm located on a cliff seashore close to Cascais will engage you with crashing waves. After viewing the landscape of Mouth of Hell we will stop at the fishing village -Cascais with its lovely harbor full of small fishing boats. 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. We have a relaxing walk along the bay of Cascais. Our last stop is your Lisbon accommodation spot. We take you there by A EN6 – Avenida Marginal along the coast, passing by Estoril until Lisbon, admiring the beautiful coast and it’s beaches.