The Lisbon and Sintra Region

HISTORY, BEAUTY AND ENCHANTMENT

Lisbon & Sintra Tours and Trips

Conquered by the Moors in 1147, Lisboa is a legendary city with more than 20 centuries of history. The Tagus River provides a unique light to the city.

In a city that over time has been influenced by many different cultures, there is still a village feel in the historic neighbourhoods. Prepare yourself to get lost while exploring the old parts of Lisbon like Alfama, Graça, and Chiado, discovering the many miradouros (viewpoints) that offer a magnificent view of Lisboa. Stroll around the Pombaline streets in the Baixa district that lead to the Tagus River in Praça do Comércio, then follow the river to discover some of the city’s most beautiful parts, like the historical area of Belém with its World Heritage monuments, such as Padrão dos Descobrimentos (Discoveries Monument) and Mosteiro dos Jerónimos.

Sintra is all about palaces, castles and fairy tales. All in a beautiful town that makes you feel like you have fallen asleep and woken up in a fantasy book. Sintra is a picturesque Portuguese village, located in the center of the hills of the Serra de Sintra. Its slightly cooler climate attracted the nobility and elite of Portugal, who built exquisite palaces, extravagant residences and decorative gardens here. The variety of fascinating historical buildings and the beautiful landscapes have established Sintra as one of the best tourist destinations, as well as the most popular complementary trip from Lisbon. The historical center of the village, the National Palace, the Castle of the Moors and the Pena Palace is a must visit for its enchantment and its unique beauty. Take a look at our hiking and cycling tours below.

Short Break Sintra

Located close to Lisbon, the Sintra-Cascais Natural Park is the perfect playground for a beautiful hiking tour! This route starts at Cape Roca, the westernmost point of Continental Europe and continues along the blue coastline, passes through wide bays of golden sand, breathtaking cliffs and reaches Sintra village. Experience great inland hiking, crossing the Sintra forest and its hilltops capped by luxuriant vegetation. During this time you will also explore charming hotels, delicious gastronomy and incredible UNESCO World Heritage sites.
599.00

Atlantic West Coast & Sintra

A fantastic cycling tour along the Atlantic West Coast of Europe! Visit typical fishing villages and the most well-preserved medieval village in Portugal, Óbidos. Explore Sintra, a UNESCO World Heritage site, and its wonders. The trip finishes after passing by the westernmost point in Europe - Cape Roca.
949.00

Porto to Lisbon Cycling

This tour will take you on a journey connecting Porto and Lisboa. Unveil an unique and diverse country full of natural beauty, different sceneries and stunning coastal views while crossing natural reserves and breathtaking beaches. The big cities will surprise you and small coastal towns will transmit the Portuguese flavour.
1,159.00

Atlantic West Coast & Sintra

A fantastic cycling tour along the Atlantic West Coast of Europe! Visit typical fishing villages and the most well-preserved medieval village in Portugal, Óbidos. Explore Sintra, a UNESCO World Heritage site, and its wonders. The trip finishes after passing by the westernmost point in Europe - Cape Roca.
729.00

Sintra Heritage & Coastal Trails

The Sintra-Cascais Natural Park is the playground for this beautiful hiking tour! Our route starts in Cascais, and goes along a fantastic coast, passing wide bays of golden sand and rugged cliffs until you arrive at the westernmost point of Europe - Cape Roca! Later, Colares and Sintra await you.
999.00

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