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Secrets of Sintra Tour

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  • A private tour means a more personalized experience

  • Learn the secrets of Sintra and local tips from your guide

  • Traditional Sintra food delicacies and wine tastings included

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Secrets of Sintra Tour
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Secrets of Sintra Tour
US$79.99
Overview

Discover the many wonders of Sintra on this private secrets of Sintra Tour. By traveling with a guide, you’ll get a local’s insight into the city, and learn where to find lesser-known highlights, as well as the top attractions. Go to the viewing point of Cabo da Roca, and save time waiting in line with tickets to Pena Palace included. If you work up a hunger, fear not, as food and wine tastings are also included.

What to Expect

For the beginning of your tour we will pick you up at you accommodation in Sintra, Cascais, Ericeira or Lisbon. 

Sintra is a magical, mountainous villa where all monuments have a majestic architecture full of stories and unraveling mysteries, stunning Gardens, centenary trees and ancient castles await you! But first we will take you throw the historic center where you will see the traditional Portuguese narrow streets and take pictures of the mesmerizing medieval National Sintra palace and its iconic chimneys.

Quinta da Regaleira, one of the most romantic places on planet Earth. The property has 4 hectares of luxurious gardens, an impotent palace with surrounding towers, a Chapple ,  enigmatic grottoes and countless mysteries and secrets for you to discover. If you desire to enter, we will wait for you at the entrance (ticket and entrance fees not included)

You'll pass through the Seteais Palace, and get to see this neoclassical real estate which is now a luxury hotel, restaurant and a tourist attraction included in the Cultural Landscape of Sintra, listed as World Heritage Site by UNESCO. Many famous personalities such as Agatha Christie, Harrison Ford, Brat Pitt or Johnny Deep have stayed at this fantastic place. We will stop so you can take pictures of the beautiful view. 

We will drive you to the top and pass though Castelo dos Mouros then arrive at the majestic Pena Palace, a extravagant palace built on top of the mountain at 500m of Altitude dominates the whole of the coastline and is truly an image taken from a fairy-tale.
This building that you will have the chance to get to now (TICKETS INCLUDED) is a mixture of Moorish and Manueline, architecture and is definitely a most see in Sintra!

Before we finish, we will stop at Cabo da Roca, the most western point of Europe, to mesmerize the breathtaking views of the ocean.  

At the end of our day of guaranteed adventures you'll be dropped off back at the place we initially met. Oh but before we return have a taste and experience of Sintra's best delicacies ;)

Reviews (43)
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Reviewed 1 week ago
Sintra Tour with Ruben

Our day in Sintra was amazing thanks to Ruben. I strongly recommend this tour! Ruben is an expert on the area and I would recommended the best of a Sintra. It is so much easier to have a guide as the Sintra attractions are quite...More

1  Thank smcd123
Wonder V, Owner at Wonder Van, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you so much for the kind words and recommendation. It's with great pride that we say thank you for taking part in our tour. Your review is very important for us and we hope to see you again in the future. We wish you...More

Reviewed 1 week ago
Great Tour!

We really enjoyed our tour to this beautiful region of Portugal. Be sure to wear comfortable walking shoes as you will be walking over some areas where the roads/paths require sturdy walking shoes. We had a fabulous time taking in the sights and enjoying some...More

Thank Linda P
Wonder V, Owner at Wonder Van, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you so much for your review. All Wonder Van team and Tomás are very happy to know that you had a great experience with us. Your review is very important. We hope to see you again. Thank you very much once again.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Secrets of Sintra with Tomas

Easy way to see Sintra in such a short amount of time. Picked up from our apartment and in Sintra within 20 minutes. Saw all the highlights and had interesting historical facts from our excellent guide Tomas; he was also able to find the best...More

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Wonder V, Proprietário at Wonder Van, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much for your review. All Wonder Van team and Tomás are very happy to know that you had a great experience with us. Your review is very important. We hope to see you again Once again thank you very much

Reviewed 7 September 2018 via mobile
Secrets of Sintra Tour with Ruben

We are so glad we booked this tour! Getting around Sintra looked like it was pretty hilly and tedious without a guide. Our guide Ruben navigated the hills and small streets like an expert! Not to mention, we bypassed all of the lines for the...More

1  Thank Nicole P
Wonder V, Proprietário at Wonder Van, responded to this reviewResponded 10 September 2018

Thank you ever so much for your kind words! It's was a pleasure meeting you and showing you all the best places in Sintra. On behalf of all Wonder Van team and especially on behalf of Ruben we thank you once again and look forward...More

Reviewed 27 August 2018
Sintra Tour Trip Saver!

We (wife and two adult sons) were planning to explore Sintra on our own after arriving by train from Lisbon. It was 105 F and after stumbling around for 20 minutes in the fairly complex and hilly area of Sintra, we talked to the folks...More

Thank Larry R
Wonder V, Proprietário at Wonder Van, responded to this reviewResponded 28 August 2018

Thank you ever so much for your kind words! It's was a pleasure meeting you and showing you all the best places in Sintra. On behalf of all Wonder Van team and especially on behalf of Alex we thank you once again and look forward...More

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