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Full-day Tour of Sintra, Pena Palace, and the Portuguese Riviera from Lisbon

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    After a morning pickup from your accommodations, head west, straight to the historical center of Sintra, where you will have some time to explore the old streets of this UNESCO World Heritage Site.

    Then, continue to Pena Palace, a most extravagant palace, built on a rock at an altitude of 500m, and dominating the whole coast to Lisbon. This building is a mixture of Moorish and Manueline architecture, and is also a UNESCO World Heritage Site.

    After is time for lunch, usually at a local restaurant out of tourist zone in a village between Sintra and Cabo da Roca with attractive prices. (also is possible to have a lunch somewhere else, depends what group will decide).

    Next point is Cabo da Roca. Westernmost point on the continental Europe. 140m altitude, it offers a beautiful view of the wild coastline. (around 15min).

    Next we passing a stunning beach, west of Cascais, Praia do Guincho. Praia do Guincho is the most scenic beach of the Lisbon coastline and the kingdom of the dunes and strong ocean wind. This is a paradise for surfers and windsurfers. depends on time we can stop for photos. Next stop is Boca do Inferno, or 'Mouth of Hell'. This breathtaking chasm located on a cliff-lined seashore close to Cascais will attract you with roaring waves crashing vigorously against the rocks.

    Finally a visit (depending on time) to Cascais, is described as a postcard-perfect little beach town. Cascais was once a quiet fishing village, but after European nobility discovered the little village and its idyllic setting, the town became a favorite vacation destination, and elegant Lisbon coast resort for international visitors.

    Later, return to Lisbon along the coast, passing by Estoril and admiring the beautiful coast and it’s beaches.
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    Departure Point
    Traveler pickup is offered
    We offer pickup from your hotel, apartment address or cruise ship
    Duration
    8h
    Return Details
    Returns to original departure point
    Inclusions
    • Professional guide
    • Transportation by air-conditioned vehicle.
    • Pickup and drop-off from designated meeting points
    • Free time to explore at each stop
    • Hotel/port pickup and drop-off
    Exclusions
    • Lunch
    • Entrance tickets to Pena Palace
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Infant seats are available if selecting infant and child at time of booking
    • Cruise ship passengers must provide the following information at time of booking: ship name, docking time, disembarkation time and re-boarding time
    • May be operated by a multi-lingual guide
    • A minimum of 2 people per booking is required
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    Great tour! The sights were amazing but our tour guide made the whole experience memorable. His name Is Igor and totally recommend him! He is funny and easy to talk to. He took us to some cool spots and the restaurant he took us too was amazing!
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    We had a driver guide who did is best to impress us. It wasn't his fault it was a very misty , rainy day but he managed to get us into Pena Palace before the crowds and he gave us an excellent tour once inside. Shame we couldn't explore the gardens. Would have been good to see
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    Highly recommend the Sintra tour with Miguel he is very professional, friendly, knowledgeable and passionate about his country i could listen to him all day talk about the history. Not to mention very handsome tour guy ;) Thank you Miguel
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    This was an excellent choice. Our tour guide Igor made it even more special with all the area knowledge he shared with us Highly recommended!
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    Our guide Igor was amazing, so friendly and helpful. He showed us all the great spots for photos and gave really good recommendations, whilst making sure we were on time throughout the day. The early start was definitely worth it to be able to explore Pena Palace before the big
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