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Mini Versailles

Really lovely house and very pretty gardens, including a tiled canal. Extremely quiet, so no... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
hixy
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england
Beautiful

Stopped here with a private tour. Easy walk thru palace and gardens. Place is undrgoing... read more

Reviewed 16 July 2018
ge0teach84
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Florida
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2 weeks ago
“Mini Versailles”
16 Jul 2018
“Beautiful”
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Largo do Palacio National Sintra, Sintra 2710-307, Portugal
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Really lovely house and very pretty gardens, including a tiled canal. Extremely quiet, so no queues. Recently renovated botanical gardens. If you need a taxi at the end just ask where you buy the tickets and they will call one for you. very helpful

Thank hixy
Reviewed 16 July 2018 via mobile

Stopped here with a private tour. Easy walk thru palace and gardens. Place is undrgoing renovations. Lots to see,especially liked the canal in the back.

Thank ge0teach84
Reviewed 11 July 2018 via mobile

The palace is easy to find if you are driving and there is plenty of parking outside. It is pleasingly uncrowded after Sintra. It is being restored which is a huge job so some parts under scaffolding however it is a lovely garden to walk...More

Thank megroy
Reviewed 7 July 2018

Once upon a time there was a Portugese King, King Pedro,the third Lord of the House of the Infantado,who in 1747 transformed the Quelez Country House created by his predecessor into a Summer Palace.Over the next hundred years the country went through several ascensions and...More

Thank vayudoot
Reviewed 30 May 2018

This is one of the less visited places near Lisbon but very easy for a half a day trip using the Lisbon-Sintra train. A interior is well organised with lots of information and maps of the palace. The grounds are also suppose to be very...More

1  Thank traveller_prk
Reviewed 15 May 2018

In spite of the rainy weather which did not allow us to visit the gardens. We could only peer through the windows and what we saw was lovely even though not many flowers were yet in bloom. Not a crowded visit at all and it's...More

1  Thank Linda B
Reviewed 12 May 2018 via mobile

This palace is way underrated in comparison with Pena Palace and/or other castles in Lisbon. Because of that it is rather quiet and private - which gives you a nice space to explore on your own. The garden is huge with nice maze decorations and...More

2  Thank lohla88
Reviewed 10 February 2018

This is a hidden jem of a Palace. We had to travel to Rossio Station, Lisbon to get the Sintra line to Belas/Quelez. There are three trains an hour and it isn't expensive on the trains. Trains are very comfortable. Ask which direction to leave...More

2  Thank corinne61
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