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Sintra Tourist Bus 434

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At just under €7,- would I make use of the bus again? Maybe not. Group thinking take a taxi or... read more

Reviewed 7 October 2018
Adinda B
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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Bus 434

Very convenient and minimal wait between buses. Inexpensive option and much better than tortuous... read more

Reviewed 2 October 2018
Saskatoon, Canada
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This bus system cannot cope with the influx of tourists. Outside the sintra train station there are a number of tuk tuks which offer 15 euros to Pena Palace. I got an uber instead that came to 7 euros. The walk from Pena Palace to...More

1  Thank sammymckeever1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Waited over 1 hour in the cold then the bus comes and broke down wouldn’t take passengers. There were 4 of us (2 kids) would have been far better to use Uber for not that much more

Thank Marcus G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Rip off! Not enough buses wait at least an hour and company doesn’t respond for the lack of buses. They don’t want to give you a refund

Thank Tamara G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

When you exit the train station, turn right, and make sure you go to the correct location to line up. The bus stop with seating and canopy is NOT the place. Go beyond where signs for the different bus routes are evident. The fare you...More

1  Thank THFinPR
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Bus is right next to station - turn right on exit. €6.90 per person for return to Pena Palace. Sintra was very busy (even in October when we visited) and the bus took time to get through the traffic but dropped us off right next...More

1  Thank Philip C
Reviewed 12 October 2018 via mobile

We reached Sintra station by train from Rossio station, came out of the station and walked right for about 100 meters to get bus 434. Joined the already long queue and paid 6.80 euros each for the round trip. The first bus stop was for...More

Thank sansi2012
Reviewed 12 October 2018 via mobile

We got the train from Lisbon to Sintra. The tourist bus is a five minute walk from Sintra train station. There are three different routes , colour coded so you need to know what you want to see before getting on. Very helpful, English speaking...More

Thank enaid035
Reviewed 7 October 2018 via mobile

At just under €7,- would I make use of the bus again? Maybe not. Group thinking take a taxi or tuk-tuk for comfort. Hop-on the next one could be just a couple of minutes behind, so no rush when getting in line. When pressed for...More

2  Thank Adinda B
Reviewed 5 October 2018

We bought tickets in Sintra on Sept. 26 for the Hop on Hop Off Bus based on the good experience we had in other cities, including London, Barcelona and Madrid. Unfortunately, we soon realized this was a very bad decision when we wasted almost two...More

2  Thank elabdi
Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

Very convenient and minimal wait between buses. Inexpensive option and much better than tortuous walk uphill

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