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Perfect start to our trip to Portugal!

We booked a half day private tour with Viator. Augusto picked us up at our hotel in his comfortable... read more

Reviewed 28 June 2018
Park City, Utah
via mobile
A nice visit to Sintra with Ana

We chose à private tour from Selection Tours and everything was exactly what they had promised..Our... read more

Reviewed 31 October 2017
Marseille, France
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Took a Tour with Gray Line to Sintra Palace, Cabo de Roca, and Cascais .Arrived at Sintra Palace to discover that hundreds more had decided to come on the same day. It took an hour to get into the Palace itself. Progress inside was dreadfully...More

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Reviewed 28 June 2018 via mobile

We booked a half day private tour with Viator. Augusto picked us up at our hotel in his comfortable van. In excellent English, he shared a lot of Portuguese history and modern culture. He answered all of our questions in depth and with good humor....More

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Reviewed 31 October 2017 via mobile

We chose à private tour from Selection Tours and everything was exactly what they had promised..Our guide Ana, à brilliant young lady was very ponctuel at 8.45 she was at thé hotel loby..She took us with à big mercedes vans and we saw almost all...More

Thank lalebarneau
Reviewed 24 October 2017 via mobile

Do not book your trip through viator. They work with a local tour group that is awful. They never confirmed our booking or told us when/where they'd meet us. The tour guide was awful. He almost got us kicked out of two locations because he...More

Thank Kleinbr1
Reviewed 19 March 2017

I booked the Sintra tour for my daughter and I. Our guide was Miguel. He was informative, friendly and most of all, a safe driver. We had a beautiful day for our tour. The Pena Palace was engulfed in fog, but that made it even...More

2  Thank traveljunkie1978
Reviewed 27 September 2016

We did a private all day tour with Carlos Silva through Fidalguia tours arranged by the Tivoli Hotel concierge. There were 6 of us and his vehicle was very comfortable. He picked us up at the hotel in Lisbon at 9am so we could start...More

1  Thank Kate C
Reviewed 29 July 2016 via mobile

Private Sintra Tour from Lisbon with Wine Tasting and Pena Palace The very flexible and at-your-service Josè took us on a tour through the municipal of Sintra. The goal was the Pena Palace and the wine tasting of wines from Europes most western wine region...More

Thank Sara6403
Reviewed 3 May 2016 via mobile

The trip itself was fascinating. Sintra is a beautiful ancient city and the Pena Palace a fairytale palace. We went on May Day holiday (May 1st) so there were big crowds (but which made for great people-watching). We loved exploring Cascais. Our guide, Jaime Afra...More

Thank Peter Y
Reviewed 18 April 2016

I booked an all day private tour of the Sintra area. Our guide, Diogo, was extremely knowledgeable and professional. He obviously knew the area and all of the best things to see. He tailored the sites based on my 77-year-old mother's walking capabilities, and was...More

Thank Laszlo I
Reviewed 16 September 2015

Our guide Pedro Escaja was excellent, we highly recommend him. He was professional, friendly and extremely knowledgeable. We were met at our hotel by Pedro and driven in a beautiful Mercedes to Sintra. Pedro had our tickets ready and we cut the lines. No rushing...More

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