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Shortcuts... the feeling of Portugal through the eyes of a local. With Shortcuts, you will discover the beauty of Portugal and become connected to the local’s way of living. Tours are given with an original perspective, allowing for a visitor to...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
Estoril, Cascais 2765-045, Portugal
+351 917 576 281
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My family and I booked a 2 day tour with André , let’s just say it was nothing less than AMAZING! André is an awesome person; His positive energry made the entire experience wonderful. It felt as if we were touring Portugal with a friend/family...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank martikap20
Reviewed 5 December 2018 via mobile

My mother and I booked two trips with André, one to Sintra and one to Evora. So glad we did as I don’t think we could have found a better tour guide! André was incredibly friendly and welcoming from the moment that we met -...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 2 December 2018

Andre did an incredible job taking us for a half day to Sintra. We where thrilled with his knowledge to help us appreciate Portugal, plus his kindness and understanding to help given that we had our 6 month old and 2.5 year old with us....More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Chris J
Reviewed 14 November 2018

From start to finish, a tour worth taking. I emailed with Andre regarding our 8 hour tour and was able to customize our day in Sintra and surrounds. Andre was punctual, professional and personal, making the day truly enjoyable. His knowledge of the history is...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank sheiladnyc
Reviewed 16 October 2018

We spent two full days with Andre. Our first was Sintra and Casais which was filled with gorgeous scenery and we learned alot about the Portuguese history and culture. Andre is incredible. Not only is he knowledgeable but he is patient (we have a 1...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Heather O
André R, Owner at Shortcuts Tourism, responded to this reviewResponded 21 October 2018

Hi Heather! I hope you, and your family are doing great! :) Thank you so much for your considerate review. Please come back and visit Portugal again soon. All the best always! Cheers, André

Reviewed 9 October 2018

We spent a whole day with Andre, who customized our visit to Sintra based on our desires and his expertise. Andre was very informative about the sites we visited, as well as always being professional and courteous.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank 812jerrym
Reviewed 30 September 2018

Wow -Absolutely Brilliant We went on a 6 hour private tour from our hotel in Cascais to Sintra with the owner of Shortcut Tours, Andre. I did some research before leaving home and chose this company based on the reviews and price. He only does...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank cameron28
Reviewed 29 September 2018 via mobile

I went on two tours with shortcuts. My guide on both days was Nuno. They customized the tour to my request and all along the way ensured I was receiving excellent service. My first trip was Sintra palaces. They did not just take me there...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank 515marier
Reviewed 20 September 2018 via mobile

We had a verry good an nice day in Sintra and in areas near by. Good historical information and good guidning

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Malin L
Reviewed 15 September 2018

We were fortunate to spend over two hours in the company of Andre who took us all around the sights of Estoril and Cascais. He adjusted the tour as we went along with no set agenda. His personality and knowledge was very good indeed. Thankyou...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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