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Santuario da Peninha

EN 247, Peninha, Serra de Sintra, 2710 Sintra, Colares 2710-000, Portugal
+351 21 312 4800
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Phenomenal Views & Cool Ruins

Instead of braving the crowds at the more-visited attractions in Sintra, try this park for both... read more

Reviewed 2 January 2018
JaninedeBric
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Denver, Colorado
Peace of mind

Santuário da Peninha is a place where you can rest your mind and enjoy the beauty of nature The... read more

Reviewed 31 July 2017
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1 Jan 2018
“Phenomenal Views & Cool Ruins”
31 Jul 2017
“Peace of mind ”
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EN 247, Peninha, Serra de Sintra, 2710 Sintra, Colares 2710-000, Portugal
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+351 21 312 4800
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Reviewed 2 January 2018

Instead of braving the crowds at the more-visited attractions in Sintra, try this park for both stupendous views and hikes going off in several directions. Also, the ruins are quite interesting--left to themselves, you can make up your own stories about this convent on the...More

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Reviewed 31 July 2017 via mobile

Santuário da Peninha is a place where you can rest your mind and enjoy the beauty of nature The views are fantastic , invite your imagination to go to destinations never before It's a peaceful and romantic place

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Reviewed 26 March 2017

The Santuario da Peninha is one of the highlights of the Serra da Sintra National Park but this remote and isolated chapel and palace is virtually unknown by foreign tourists. Peninha stands atop a craggy rocky outcrop and this dramatic, wind blasted location provides spectacular...More

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Margaret L
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Response from JaninedeBric | Reviewed this property |
Should be about €10 one way, but you’d need to ask them to stay as there would be no taxi coming back to pick you up. I’d reckon you could negotiate a round trip for €20-25. But that’s a rough estimate.
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