We take you on a full day trip including lunch to visit the famous districts; Sintra and Pena,with their two unique Royal Palaces. (includes lunch)
We visit the Palácio da Pena a huge and colourful palace which stands on the top of a hill above the town of Sintra. It is a National monument and constitutes one of the major expressions of 19th century Romanticism. The palace is a UNESCO World Heritage Site and one of the seven wonders of Portugal.
The next stop is Sintra itself with its historical centre and also a UNESCO World Heritage site since 1995 Here you will have free time to wander the streets and where we have lunch after which we visit Sintra’s National Palace, a 15th century, former hunting residence of the Portuguese royal family.
We will then go to Cabo da Roca (Cape Roca) which is the most Western point in continental Europe located within the Sintra-Cascais Natural Park. (From the 31st October till the 1st March this stop will be replaced with Boca do Inferno).
Afterwards we visit the coastal town of Cascais with its large harbour and beach which is the former summer residence of the Portugese royal family and lastly a visit to Estoril (a parish of Cascais) to view its casino and lush gardens.
Please note that the below prices are valid for pick-ups from Lisbon city centre only, for departures from the Cascais coast there will be a supplement of £7 per personto be paid prior to departure.
All entrance fees have been included for you!
IMPORTANT NOTICEPlease note as of 1st May it will no longer be possible to drop off at hotels after your tour; instead you will have a few options available and you can advise your guide your prefer location on the day. We apologised for any inconvenience this might cause you.
Tour Availability: Tour runs daily.
Departure Time: 09:00hrs from the Campo Grande 30B, Lisbon. Return around 18:30.
Tour Duration: Approximately 8 to 9 hours.
There are pick-ups from all central hotels which start one hour before the tour departure time. Please ensure you phone 48hrs before your tour to receive your pick-up time and are in the lobby 15mins before your designated time.
Inclusions:English speaking guide, hotel pick-ups (supplement pickups outside Lisbon is NOT included - €8 - £7 -per person for hotels along the Cascais Coast),entrance fee to Pena Palace and the National Palace.
Exclusions: Any other services not mentioned above.
Please Note: We recommend you wear comfortable clothing and adequate footwear.