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Secrets of Sintra Tour

  • 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

Secrets of Sintra Tour
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Secrets of Sintra Tour

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 ;)

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Reviewed 3 days ago
Buzzing around Sintra in the Renault with Filipa

First off, Sintra is an amazing place and a must-see if you are in Lisbon. It's unlike anything else in the world. My wife and I did a half day tour in the Renault 4 L which made the experience even cooler. The booking process...More

Thank MistaPhil
Reviewed 5 days ago
Great Tour with Tomas

Perfect way to see the sights - Tomas was very friendly, knowledgeable and not only was he the perfect guide for this trip but gave us tips and information to assist with the remainder of our stay in Lisbon. Highly recommend.

Thank 662angelak
Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Memorable day around Sinstra with Filipa

With no real plan for our day except to visit Sintra, our great luck was to meet Filipa near the train station. After she explained the afternoon activities she would provide for us, my wife and I decided immediately to go with her on her...More

Thank jlmccrumb
Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Great tour at Sintra with Alex

We had a perfect day with our guide Alex. He toured us around the Sintra palaces and while doing this he provided a wealth of information and that made it an extraordinary experience! Pleasant, very customer focused and what a drive an knowledge this guy...More

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

It was a pleasure meeting you and knowing you had a great experience with us makes us extremely proud! On behalf of all Wonder Van team and especially of your guide Alex we once again thank you and look forward in seeing you next time...More

Reviewed 25 April 2018 via mobile
Journey to the unknown

Sintra’s stories and secrets, told by a passionate guide, fascinating magician and genuine portuguese. We are glad that we spent together an unforgettable day. You made us love Sintra and Portugal. Thanks Diogo!

Thank AlexStefan76
Wonder V, Proprietário at Wonder Van, responded to this reviewResponded 4 May 2018

On the behalf of all Wonder Van team and especially of Diogo we would like to thank you for your kind review! It's a pleasure knowing we provided a unforgettable experience. We hope to see you again Once again thank you very much

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