Sintra Royal Palaces Guided Tour from Lisbon including Tickets

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Take a trip back in time to the lovely town of Sintra, a UNESCO World Heritage Site and the most romantic town in Portugal. Visit Pena Palace and Queluz Palace.

Highlights
  • Visit the National Palace of Pena, an architectural marvel with sunning views
  • Enjoy a guided visit of Sintra, the most romantic town of Portugal before exploring its charming streets at your own pace
  • Discover Queluz Palace, a rococo masterpiece with wonderful interiors and beautiful gardens

Description

We will leave downtown Lisbon to head to Sintra and its three majectic palaces known at the Portuguese Versailles.

Our first visit of the day will be the unique Pena National Palace, which is perched on the top of a hill above the town of Sintra and surrounded by lush vegetation. Enjoy a 2-hours guided visit of the Palace. Marvel at the Palace's architecture, colours, gargoyles, secret alcoves and much more! Do not miss the speactacular views from the gardens.

We will visit the town of Sintra, a UNESCO World Heritage site and known as the most romantic town in Portugal. After a 15 minutes city tour you'll have 1 hour 1/2 to explore its little streets lined with pastel-colored villas and shops. Try the typical small sweet cakes called queijadas and travesseiros pastries made from fluff pastry and almond paste.

Those who choose the Lunch option will enjoy a delicious meal at a local restaurant.

We will continue with the 18th-century Queluz National Palace. The Queluz Palace is one of the last great Rococo buildings to be designed in Europe. Learn about its architecture but also about the history of the Kings and Queens of Portugal. Explore the state and private apartments of the Palace during our 1.15 hour guided visit and walk through its beautiful gardens made of tall trees, labyrinths, fountains and lakes.

We will return to Lisbon at the end of the afternoon.

Highlights

  • Sintra Pena Palace

  • Sintra Village

  • Queluz Palace

Includes

  • Queluz Palace, Pena Palace and Pena National Park Entrance Tickets and Guided Tours

  • Return transfers from Lisbon

  • English-speaking guide
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Sintra Royal Palaces Guided Tour from Lisbon including Tickets
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Spend a full day exploring the UNESCO World Heritage town of Sintra, including tickets and guided tours to its two beautiful palaces and their gardens - plus free time in the historic centre. Transfers from Lisbon are included, plus an English-speaking official guide to help you get the most out of your day.

Duration: 8:30 hour(s)
Available: Tue, Thu and Sat
Pick-up: Not available
Inclusions: Queluz Palace, Pena Palace and Pena National Park Entrance Tickets and Guided Tours / Return transfers from Lisbon / English-speaking guide

Schedule

  • 09:45

    Check-in and Meet Your Guide

  • 10:00

    Trip Back in Time to Sintra

    Discover the past and marvel at the remarkable historical and architectural heritage of Sintra with your expert guide! Enjoy guided tours of Queluz Palace and Pena Palace, with free time to explore Pena Palace Garden and the historical centre of Sintra.

  • Guided Visit to Queluz Palace (1 hour 15 mins)

    Built in 1747, initially conceived as a summer residence, Queluz Palace became the royal family’s preferred place for leisure and entertainment. A remarkable blend of baroque, rococo and neoclassicism styles, its a wonderful example of harmony between landscape and palatial architecture in Portugal.

  • Historical Sintra (1 hour 45 mins)

    Spend 15 minutes with your local guide who will share some interesting history about this romantic town, before enjoying 1.5 hours of free time to explore at your leisure!

  • Pena Palace Guided Tour (2 hours)

    On top of a hill in the Sintra Mountains, Pena Palace is one of the most famous examples of 19th-century Romanticist architecture in the world. The palace is a UNESCO World Heritage Site and one of the Seven Wonders of Portugal, used for state occasions by the President of the Portuguese Republic.

  • National Park of Pena Palace (45 mins)

    The palace gardens are actually a National Park, and after a tour of the palace, you can enjoy a 45 minute stroll through it with your guide.

  • 18:00

    Return to Central Lisbon

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Sintra Royal Palaces Guided Tour from Lisbon including Tickets + LUNCH

Duration: 8:30 hour(s)
Available: Tue, Thu and Sat
Pick-up: Not available
Inclusions: Queluz Palace, Pena Palace and Pena National Park Entrance Tickets and Guided Tours / Return transfers from Lisbon / Lunch / English-speaking guide

Schedule

  • 09:45

    Check-in and Meet Your Guide

  • 10:00

    Trip Back in Time to Sintra

    Discover the past and marvel at the remarkable historical and architectural heritage of Sintra with your expert guide! Enjoy guided tours of Queluz Palace and Pena Palace, with free time to explore Pena Palace Garden and the historical centre of Sintra.

  • Guided Visit to Queluz Palace (1 hour 15 mins)

    Built in 1747, initially conceived as a summer residence, Queluz Palace became the royal family’s preferred place for leisure and entertainment. A remarkable blend of baroque, rococo and neoclassicism styles, its a wonderful example of harmony between landscape and palatial architecture in Portugal.

  • Historical Sintra (1 hour 45 mins)

    Spend 15 minutes with your local guide who will share some interesting history about this romantic town, before enjoying 1.5 hours of free time to explore at your leisure!

  • Pena Palace Guided Tour (2 hours)

    On top of a hill in the Sintra Mountains, Pena Palace is one of the most famous examples of 19th-century Romanticist architecture in the world. The palace is a UNESCO World Heritage Site and one of the Seven Wonders of Portugal, used for state occasions by the President of the Portuguese Republic.

  • National Park of Pena Palace (45 mins)

    The palace gardens are actually a National Park, and after a tour of the palace, you can enjoy a 45 minute stroll through it with your guide.

  • 18:00

    Return to Central Lisbon

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Schedule

  • 09:45

    Check-in and Meet Your Guide

  • 10:00

    Trip Back in Time to Sintra

    Discover the past and marvel at the remarkable historical and architectural heritage of Sintra with your expert guide! Enjoy guided tours of Queluz Palace and Pena Palace, with free time to explore Pena Palace Garden and the historical centre of Sintra.

  • Guided Visit to Queluz Palace (1 hour 15 mins)

    Built in 1747, initially conceived as a summer residence, Queluz Palace became the royal family’s preferred place for leisure and entertainment. A remarkable blend of baroque, rococo and neoclassicism styles, its a wonderful example of harmony between landscape and palatial architecture in Portugal.

  • Historical Sintra (1 hour 45 mins)

    Spend 15 minutes with your local guide who will share some interesting history about this romantic town, before enjoying 1.5 hours of free time to explore at your leisure!

  • Pena Palace Guided Tour (2 hours)

    On top of a hill in the Sintra Mountains, Pena Palace is one of the most famous examples of 19th-century Romanticist architecture in the world. The palace is a UNESCO World Heritage Site and one of the Seven Wonders of Portugal, used for state occasions by the President of the Portuguese Republic.

  • National Park of Pena Palace (45 mins)

    The palace gardens are actually a National Park, and after a tour of the palace, you can enjoy a 45 minute stroll through it with your guide.

  • 18:00

    Return to Central Lisbon

  • (For Check-In) Praça do Comércio (Praça do Comércio, Lisbon, Portugal) Time: 09:45:00

  • (For Check-Out) Praça do Comércio (Praça do Comércio, Lisbon, Portugal) Time: 18:00:00

Check-in Time & Location

  • (For Check-In) Praça do Comércio (Praça do Comércio, Lisbon, Portugal) Time: 09:45:00

Check-out Time & Location

  • (For Check-Out) Praça do Comércio (Praça do Comércio, Lisbon, Portugal) Time: 18:00:00

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Restriction(s)
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  • If less than 2 participants are booked, the activity may not operate.

  • Children 4 years old and above can participate in this activity.

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  • Printed VELTRA voucher

Additional Note(s)
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  • Be sure to exchange your VELTRA voucher for a ticket at the check-in location.

  • Please arrive at your check-in location 15 minutes prior to the start time.

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