Outdoor Activities in Sintra

Outdoor activities in Sintra are a mix of adventure sports and some laid-back vibes amidst scenic beauty. Sintra comes with an ideal terrain and atmosphere to spend active holidays and make plenty of unforgettable memories. So, explore the wilderness of Sintra and spend some time in the lap of nature with these exciting outdoor activities Sintra has to offer. From the most adventurous experiences to the most popular ones, the following list combines it all to make sure you do not miss these unique experiences while planning a trip to Sintra.

From sunrise to sunset, let's discover the best spots for outdoor activities in Sintra:

  1. #1 of 20 Outdoors Activities in Sintra
    Quinta Da Regaleira And The Inititation Wells

    Tags: Art And Culture, Palace, Architecture , Heritage Building

    Address: Sintra 2710-567, Portugal

    Timings: 10:00 am - 08:00 pm Details

    The Regaleira Palace is a huge, highly ornate structure and one that would put Downton Abbey to shame. Built in the early 20th century, Quinta Da Regaleira is the result and manifestation of its owner...Read more

  2. #2 of 20 Outdoors Activities in Sintra
    - Used in 3519 itineraries
    Moors Castle

    Tags: Castle, Historical Site, Picnic Spot

    Address: Serra de Sintra, Capuchos, 2710 Sintra, Portugal

    Timings: 09:30 am - 08:00 pm Details

    Moors’ Castle or Castelo dos Mouros (as it is locally known) is a medieval castle located on top of a hill. It was constructed in the middle of the 9th century when Portugal and Spain were under...Read more

  3. #3 of 20 Outdoors Activities in Sintra
    - Used in 1090 itineraries
    National Palace Of Pena And Pena Park

    Tags: Religious Site, Park, Landmark, Historical Site

    Address: Estrada Da Pena, Sintra, Portugal

    Timings: 09:30 am - 08:00 pm Details

    Built in Romanticist tradition, the National Palace of Pena stands on a hill above the town of Sintra. During the medieval period, a small chapel was built on top of the hill after a supposed appariti...Read more

  4. #4 of 20 Outdoors Activities in Sintra
    - Used in 1482 itineraries
    Guincho Beach

    Tags: Beach, Camp, Biking Trail, Entertainment

    Address: Cascais, Portugal

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    The foothills of Sintra end in this gorgeous destination of Guincho Beach that opens up to the massive Atlantic Ocean. The beach is sort of a celebrity it was featured in James Bond’s ‘On ...Read more

  5. #5 of 20 Outdoors Activities in Sintra
    - Used in 1311 itineraries
    Capuchos Convent

    Tags: Religious Site, Historical Site, Architecture

    Address: Sao Pedro de Penaferrim, Parques de Sintra, Serra de Sintra, Sintra 2710-405, Portugal

    Timings: 10:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    The meditative calm at Capuchos Convent draws you in. The 4th Portuguese Viceroy of India, Joao de Castro got lost hunting in these mountains and fell into an exhausted sleep in which he experienced a...Read more

  6. #6 of 20 Outdoors Activities in Sintra
    - Used in 213 itineraries
    Adraga Beach

    Tags: Outdoors, Beach, Entertainment, Nature

    Address: Almocageme, Sintra, Portugal

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    Adriga has been certified as a ‘Blue Flag’ beach, meeting the highest quality of water, safety, environment and visitor services. It was also voted one of the best 20 European beaches in 2...Read more

  7. #7 of 20 Outdoors Activities in Sintra
    - Used in 125 itineraries
    Praia Da Ursa Or Bears Beach

    Tags: Outdoors, Beach, Nature

    Address: Rua da Praia da Adraga, Colares, Sintra, Portugal

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    Praia da Ursa is a wild beach located near Cabo da Roca in the Natural Park of Sintra-Cascais. Bear Beach is a place of fierce untouched beauty. Perhaps the rocky cliffs surrounding it have preserved ...Read more

  8. #8 of 20 Outdoors Activities in Sintra
    - Used in 693 itineraries
    Adrenunes Dolmen

    Tags: Landmark, Heritage Building

    Address: Serra de Sintra, Sintra, Portugal

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    Sintra’s version of the English Stonehenge, Adrenunes Dolmen is a huge megalithic structure near Cape Roca. The place is situated on a hill 426 metre high and its origins are still a matter of g...Read more

  9. #9 of 20 Outdoors Activities in Sintra
    - Used in 57 itineraries
    Cape Roca

    Tags: Outdoors, Beach, Walking Area, Entertainment

    Address: Estrada do Cabo da Roca s/n, 2705-001 Colares, Portugal

    Timings: 11:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    At Cape Roca, you are literally at the edge of Portugal. Cae Roca is the westernmost point of Portugal and the European mainland. In the words of Portuguese poet Luis de Camoes, it is here that &ldquo...Read more

  10. #10 of 20 Outdoors Activities in Sintra
    - Used in 4 itineraries
    Restaurante Regional De Sintra

    Tags: Food And Drinks, Restaurant

    Address: Tv. do Município 2, 2710-523 Sintra, Portugal

    Restaurante Regional de Sintra is a restaurant located in Sintra, Portugal. Serving the best of Seafood, Mediterranean, and European delicacies, this restaurant has a lovely ambience to it. The region...Read more

  11. #11 of 20 Outdoors Activities in Sintra
    - Used in 6 itineraries
    Queluz

    Tags: Neighborhoods

    Address: Lisbon District, Portugal

    A former civil parish in the municipality of Sintra, Queluz is a beautiful city that is full of surprises. This city has had human settlements dating back to the Late Neolithic or early Chalcolithic, ...Read more

  12. #12 of 20 Outdoors Activities in Sintra
    - Used in 10 itineraries
    The Palace Of Monteiro The Millionaire

    Tags: Palace, Heritage Building, Unesco Site

    Address: The Palace of Monteiro the Millionaire, 2710-567 Sintra, Portugal

    The Palace of Monteiro The Millionaire, or the Quinta da Regaleira is a UNESCO World Heritage site and an exclusive estate located close to the historic centre of Sintra, Portugal. This estate houses ...Read more

  13. #13 of 20 Outdoors Activities in Sintra
    - Used in 1 itinerary
    Mu.sa - Museu De Artes De Sintra Image
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    Tags: Museum

    Address: Av. Heliodoro Salgado, 2710-575 Sintra, 2710-720 Sintra, Portugal

    Google Reviews
    Annalisa Ochiltre

    Lovely museum with special events sometimes that are great for kids

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  14. #14 of 20 Outdoors Activities in Sintra
    - Used in 5 itineraries
    Nice Way Sintra Palace Image
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    Address: Rua Sotto Mayor 22, 2710-628 Sintra, Portugal

    Google Reviews
    Neil Thomas

    Awesome staff and very nice beds. Highly recommend this place. WiFi could be better in the rooms, but staff are real good.

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  15. #15 of 20 Outdoors Activities in Sintra
    - Used in 8 itineraries
    Cinco Bed & Breakfast Image
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    Address: Portugal, Largo Caracota 5, 2710-547 Sintra, Portugal

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    Stephen Edwards

    It's the most beautiful place I know in the world

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