Sintra Small-Group Tour From Lisbon With Cabo Da Roca And Cascais

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Tour Information

Key Details

  • Mobile Voucher Accepted
  • Hotel pickup Available
  • Instant Confirmation
  • Lowest Price Guaranteed
  • Duration: 9 Hrs
  • Departure Time :
    9:00am Hotel pickups commence prior to this time, you must contact the local service provider to verify your exact pickup time.Hotel pickups commence approximately 30 - 60 minutes prior to this time, .. read more
  • Departure Details :
    Your centrally located Lisbon hotel (please note that you may have to walk a short distance from your accommodation to be picked up), or nearest location possible, only in certain areas of the city (c.. read more
  • Return Details :
    Tour ends at Lisbon center (Marquês de Pombal or Restauradores square)
  • Cancellation Policy :
    Cancel up to 2 days in advance for a full refund

Overview

Discover Sintra, a true glorious 'Garden of Eden', as the famous British poet Lord Byron once called it on this guided full day small-group tour from Lisbon. Get lost within the grottoes and dense vegetationof Regaleira, concealing mysterious meanings from Masonry and Templar Orders. See the iconic Pena Palace at the top of the mountain from where you can see up to Lisbon. Go to Roca Cape, thewesternmost point of Europe, and on the way back home have a quick stop at Cascais, a quaint little fishing village and a summer vacation hotspot!

Highlights

  • Hotel pickup included
  • Small-group tour
  • Instant Confirmation

Know More about this tour

Start the day with 9am pickup at your centrally-located Lisbon hotel,then begin the 18-mile (29-km.) trip to Sintra in a climate-controlled minivan, followingMarginal Avenue forsweeping views of the Tagus River and Atlantic Ocean. Leave the 25 de Abril Bridgebehind as you parallelthe railway line, passing white sandy beaches, fishing vessels, ancient fortresses, and old mansions.

As you drive along the Portuguese Riviera, snap photos of the Casino Estoril, Europes largest casino, then pause to stretch your legs inCascais, a fishing village turnedchic holiday destination. Explore narrow alleys and glimpse traditional Portuguese white houses, or simply find a spot to relax by the beach.

Continue to picture-perfect Cabo da Roca, continental Europes westernmost point, and spot some of the surfers at Guincho, one of the regions most famous beaches.

Upon arrival in Sintra, explore the historic center then head to the romantic Quinta da Regaleira estate for a guided tour of the palace, lush gardens, lakes, grottoes, and buildings with mysterious links to theFreemasons and the Knights Templar.

Head to the top of Serra de Sintra to visit the Park and National Palace of Pena (entrance not included). Admire the fairytale example of architectural Romanticism that blends several styles, including Gothic, Neo-Manueline, Neo-Islamic, and Neo-Renaissance. The tour includesa delicious traditional pastry, such as an egg-filled pastrytravesseiro or the tart-likequeijada,a final sweet treat before the trip back to Lisbon and drop-off at the Lisbon city center.

Inclusions

  • Hotel pickup (or nearest location possible) only in certain areas of the city (center). It may be required to get to a standard pick-up point (i.e Cais do Sodr train station or Saldanha metro station).
  • Drop-off at 2 centrally located points: Restauradores square / Marqus de Pombal
  • Small-group tour (8 people max.)
  • Professional but informal local guide
  • Transport by air-conditioned minivan
  • Live commentary on board
  • WiFi available in the minivan
  • Entrance fee and guided visit inside Quinta da Regaleira
  • Local pastry (travesseiro or queijada)

Exclusions

  • Gratuities (optional)
  • Entrance fee at Pena Palace
  • Food (including meals) and drinks, unless specified
  • Hotel drop-off

Additional Info

Confirmation will be received at time of booking

Please contact the company at least 24 hours before the activity for exact pick-up location and time (normally between 08:00 AM to 08:45 AM).

Please note that you may have to walk a short distance from your accommodation to be picked up

Please note that infants and children occupy a seat

Infant seats are available on request if advised at time of booking

Child rate applies only when sharing with 2 paying adults

Maximum of 8 persons per vehicle

It's a good idea to wear tennis shoes or other appropriate footwear for the tour and bring along a bottle of water. In summer bring your sunscreen and in winter it gets very cold so make sure you bring a jacket

Please note, this tour may be conducted in two languages

A minimum of 2 people and maximum of 8 people per booking is required: there is a possibility of cancellation after confirmation if there are not enough passengers to meet requirements. In the event of this occurring, you will be offered an alternative or full refund

A considerable amount of walking is involved

Not wheelchair accessible