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Sintra and Cascais Private Sightseeing Tour - with unbiased reviews

Sintra and Cascais Private Sightseeing Tour

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Enjoy a private tour of the city of Sintra, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, with convenient round-trip transport from Lisbon. Learn the history of the royal summer palace—Pena Palace—and its charming village from your private guide. Head to the Portuguese Riviera to visit Cascais, a favorite beach among Lisbon residents, and a few of Lisbon’s historic neighborhoods.
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Praça Marquês de Pombal 8A
Praça Marquês de Pombal 8A, 1250-160 Lisboa, PortugalWe will meet you at the Marques de Pombal Square, in front of the HF Fenix Lisbon Hotel.
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    Park and National Palace of Pena
    Stop: 6 hours - Admission excluded
    Visit Sintra and the surrounding area on a private tour. Take in the village’s renowned Romantic architecture, and see landmarks like Pena Palace. Admire the natural beauty and stop at historic sites that interest you the most. The tour duration is flexible and the itinerary will be adjusted to your interests. You’ll also pass through the coastal village of Cascais. Before reaching Lisbon again we will pass by the Belem region.
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You'll end at
Praça Marquês de Pombal 8A
Praça Marquês de Pombal 8A, 1250-160 Lisboa, PortugalWe will meet you at the Marques de Pombal Square, in front of the HF Fenix Lisbon Hotel.
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  • Explore the towns of Sintra and Cascais on this full-day private tour
  • Round-trip transport from downtown Lisbon to Sintra and Pena Palace
  • Relax at Cascais beach and learn the history of this seaside village
  • Enjoy a personalized experience based on your interests on this private tour
What to Expect
Begin this private tour with a complimentary pickup from your hotel or cruise port before heading out to the town of Sintra. Once arriving, enjoy a guided tour of Pena Palace—entrance fee not included—and learn the history of the Romanticist castle. Venture to the UNESCO-listed city center and wander the streets in search of the perfect Portuguese pastry or visit a local artisan shop with your private guide. Continue on to the coast and take in the views at the charming seaside town of Cascais. Relax in the sand or take a stroll along the boardwalk before heading back to explore a few of Lisbon’s historic neighborhoods. Enjoy informative commentary from your guide throughout the day and feel free to customize the itinerary to your preferences. Your tour ends with drop-off at your hotel or cruise port.
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Important Information
Departure Point
Praça Marquês de Pombal 8A, 1250-160 Lisboa, Portugal
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
  • Pick-up and drop off at the "Marques De Pombal Square"
  • Transportation by air-conditioned car or van
  • Private guide. only your group and your guide.
  • Guide will accompany inside the monuments to explain it´s histories.
  • Lunch and any other items not mentioned in the description
  • Entry/Admission - Park and National Palace of Pena
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Additional Info
  • Be sure to bring comfortable shoes, sunscreen, and a camera
  • If you are on a shore excursion from the cruise port, the tour times are flexible
  • Entrance fees vary according to the tourism season. This tour does not include entrance fees so that participants can decide if they would like to visit some of the sites or not
  • National monuments close on public holidays and special occasions (without notice)
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Travellers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
About the operator
By: TakingUThere
William M
Setubal wine tour
John was our guide He was enthusiastic knowledgeable Nice car for the drive to Setubal We learned a lot re wines
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Private Sintra Tour
I recommend this tour of Sintra, Cascais and Belem. It was a great tour and the guide was very knowledgeable. A
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colleen w
Private tour Sintra
We had a wonderful experience with TakingUThere! We were able to tell our guide Paulo where and what we wanted to
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Great overview of Portuguese food and history
We really enjoyed this tour with John, our guide. He was very knowledgeable about both Portuguese food and
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Justin F
Fort Worth, Texas
Great day near Lisbon
We had a friendly and informative host (Joao) and a great day learning about Lisboa wines with a stop for a local
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Michael J
Tune, Denmark
Thx for a super wine expirience
A full day tour with Richardo and five friends - visiting a small wineyard, the large wineyard and the wine
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Raymond N
Awesome, Relaxing and Informative Tour with Ricardo
Ricardo picked us up at our hotel. We were the only couple on the tour that day. Ricardo was a great tour guide,
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Michael S
Highlight of Lisbon vacation
Ricardo was an amazing guide. Right from the beginning of our trip, he was full of information not only about
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Everett, Washington
Fantastic tour with an excellent guide!
A friend and I booked this tour and had the best time! Ricardo, our guide, picked us up at our hotel and took us
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Kate K
Melbourne, Australia
Great winery tour
Joao was excellent and knew absolutely everything about wine. We learned so much and had an absolutely great day.
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Key Details
  • Duration: 6h
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
  • Languages Offered: English, German, Portuguese, Spanish
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