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Sintra Stories by Portugal Stories

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    Stop At: Centro Historico de Sintra, Sintra 2710-616 Portugal

    We will start by visiting the old town, we will talk about the National Palace and have an introduction to Sintra in the context of Portugal's history.

    Duration: 45 minutes

    Stop At: Casa Piriquita, R. das Padarias 1/18, 2710-603 Sintra, Portugal

    We will stop to taste the amazing cheesecake's of "Piriquita" and learn about its story between the couple who started it and the King of Portugal, D. Carlos !.

    Duration: 10 minutes

    Pass By: Lawrence's Hotel, R. Consiglieri Pedroso 38-40, 2710-550 Sintra, Portugal

    On the way to Quinta da Regaleira we will pass on the oldest Hotel of the Iberic Peninsula while talking about the romantic movement and one of its most iconic characters, Lord Byron, who was a guest in the XVIII.

    Stop At: Quinta da Regaleira, Rua Barbosa do Bocage, Sintra 2710-567 Portugal

    You will then Visit the amazing Quinta da Regaleira and get to know the story of its creator, António Monteiro, and all the enigmatic philosophies behind its gardens, caves and amazing house.

    Duration: 2 hours

    Stop At: Initiation Well, Rua Barbosa Du Bocage 9 Quinta da Regaleira, Sintra 2710-353 Portugal

    Here you will find the Iconic Initiation well, leading to a network of underground tunels, where you lose and find yourself again on a journey from heaven to hell.

    Duration: 30 minutes

    Pass By: Centro Historico de Sintra, Sintra 2710-616 Portugal

    After exploring Regaleira, we will go back to the village and grab some sandwiches and a few snacks for a picnic and head to the mountain!

    Stop At: Park and National Palace of Pena, Estrada da Pena, Sintra 2710-609 Portugal

    We will stop to see Pena Palace from a viewpoint and talk about the visionary of Sintra, D. Fernando II, King of Portugal.

    Duration: 15 minutes

    Stop At: Sintra Mountains, N375, Sintra Portugal

    We will then explore the mountains and the Forest of Sintra including its core, the Relic forest. Get in touch with nature and enjoy the amazing fresh breeze and the quietness of its surroundings.

    Duration: 1 hour

    Stop At: Estrada Cabo da Roca, Colares 2705-001 Portugal

    We will go to the Western most point of continental Europe, Cabo da Roca, and enjoy the ocean its amazing cliffs.

    Duration: 30 minutes

    Stop At: Guincho Beach, Parque Natural Sintra-Cascais, Cascais Portugal

    We will pass and make a brief stop at Guincho Beach on our way to Cascais

    Duration: 10 minutes

    Stop At: Centro Historico de Cascais, Cascais Portugal

    We will then pass through the old town of Cascais and see its bay and amazing coastline on our way back to Lisbon!

    Duration: 20 minutes
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Av. da Liberdade 9, 1250-149 Lisboa, Portugal
    Departure Time
    We start the tour Everyday at 09:30h!
    Return Details
    Returns to original departure point
    • Transport by air-conditioned minivan
    • Private tour
    • Afternoon tea
    • Coffee and/or Tea
    • Lunch
    • Entry/Admission - Quinta da Regaleira
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
    • May be operated by a multi-lingual guide
    • A maximum of 8 people per booking
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 8 travelers
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    I had a great time with Dinis on the Sintra Tour. He is a very personable guy and you can tell through his stories that he is very knowledgeable and passionate about the history and culture of Portugal.The tour gives a perfect view of all the important spots in Sintra, Cabo da
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    My partner and I decided to do the Portugal stories tour because we had a short amount of time and wanted to make the most of Lisbon and the surrounding areas. We were going to do Sintra and Caiscais solo by train. But we felt really lucky to have stumbled on the Portugal
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    • Languages Offered: English, French, Portuguese, Spanish
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