Trip to Sintra, Cascais and Quinta Regaleira

  • We · Fr · Sa
  • 8 hours
  • Round trip
  • Entrance to Regaleira Park and Quinta.

Complete the Lisbon trip with this day trip, travelling to Sintra, Cascais and visiting the Quinta Regaleira , discover our best tour in Portugal.

  • The main façade of the palace.
    The main façade of the palace.
  • The Initiation Wells also called initiatic wells or inverted towers.
    The Initiation Wells also called initiatic wells or inverted towers.
  • Santa Maria House and Lighthouse in Cascais
    Santa Maria House and Lighthouse in Cascais
  • The Camara Municipal de Sintra or the Municipal Council of Sintra
    The Camara Municipal de Sintra or the Municipal Council of Sintra
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Wander through a fairy tale landscape, lose yourself in the charming atmosphere of Sintra - Cascais and complete your journey visiting the city where Lord Byron felt in love.

Itinerary Day trip to Sintra, Cascais and Quinta Regaleira

Departure at 09:30 am from the centre of Lisbon, and transfer to the magic area of Sintra and Quinta da Regaleira. Enjoy one of the most fascinating romantic palace in the world with an English-speaking guide, and discover why it is a UNESCO World Heritage Site since 1995. It is said it would be a pity not to make a visit to Sintra if you are in Lisbon.

Our guides will recommend you some exclusive Portuguese pastry shops, where you will find the best Queijadas da Sapa, and pop into some legendary artisan and manufacture cork shops.

What are we going to visit in Sintra, Cascais and Quinta da Regaleira?

Sintra

Sintra is a wonderful town on the slope of a mountain. Walking through the labyrinthine streets of Sintra you can find the Neolithic in Tholos do Monge, you can enjoy the Moorish castle or the Capuchin Convent. Another particular place is Parque da Pena, an exotic place. Don’t forget the National Palace!

  • Municipality chamber of Sintra

Discover the fabulous Town Hall and the historical Municipality Chamber and admire Sintra Palace while you listen the best stories.

  • Moorish fountain
  • National Palace of Sintra

It is a medieval residence with several secret symbols related to Gothic, Renaissance and Romanesque style. It is 4 hectares wide, with huge gardens, lakes, grottos and historical buildings.      

  • Saint Martinho´s Church

In 1755 it was destroyed by the earthquake and lost its Gothic style, replaced by a Renaissance appearance.

  • History and Legends of Sintra

Our guide will explain to you the breathtaking histories behind the scenes!

  • Quinta da Regaleira

It is an example of neo-manueline architecture of the XX century. It is composed by a main house, towers, gardens, a labyrinth of paths on a steep hillside with flowers, lakes, fountains, terraces and statues. Masonic themes and symbols are distinguished throughout all the area.

  • Inverted tower, the Initiation Wells

A smaller well, called the “Unfinished Well,” contains a set of straight staircases, connecting the ring-shaped floors to one another. It is believed that the spacing of the landings, as well as the number of steps in between were dictated by Masonic principles and by the Knights Templars.

Cascais

You will have free time for lunch after the guided tour to explore the place as you please. Taste some exclusive Lisbon pastry shops, where you will find the typical Portuguese pasteis de nata, and pop into some legendary beaches. We are sure that you will not forget this experience.

Our day trip is the best combination of the market, since you will save time on transportation.

Meeting Point

At Rossio Square (Dom Pedro IV Square) next to the fountain in front of the National Theater.

Look for our guides, with the English flag in a black umbrella. You will also see the logo of Buendía Tours

Address: Praça Dom Pedro IV, 1100-193 Lisboa, Portugal

 

  • Avaliability

    9:30 h - Check our calendar to know the avaliable dates

  • Duration

    • 8 h approx
  • Included

    • English speaking guide
    • Round trip from Lisbon 
    • Entrance to Regaleira Park and Quinta.
  • Language

    • English
  • Price

    • General: 42 €
    • Under 8 years old: 28 €
    • Under 2 years old: Free
  • Cancellation policy

    • Free of charges until 48 hours.
    • 50% charges between 24 and 48 hours.
    • Within 24 hours or No show, no refund will be purchased

Rules and advices

Try to be on time, better some minutes before the scheduled time.

We all have to respect the timetable, and we cannot be late.

Accessibility

People with reduced mobility or who carry pushchairs or baby chairs will not be able to access some places within Quinta da Regaleira.

On certain occasions, the visit to Quinta da Regaleira must be carried out using radios with headphones.

Due to the pollution caused by using disposable helmets, we ask our customers to bring their own to help the environment.

For those customers who do not have their own, the company will make disposable items available to them, but if they can bring their own, we will reduce the impact on the environment as far as we can.

Thank you for your cooperation.