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Situated not far from Lisbon, at the foot of the Serra de Sintra, topped by the ramparts of its Moorish Castle, this little town is dotted with bewitching fountains and parks... A stroll through its narrow streets bordered by aristocratic quintas (some covered with azulejos), amply demonstrates why this was the favourite seat of Portugal's kings. In the 19C, several English writers, including Lord Byron, chose to live here. Sintra is especially appealing in spring and autumn.

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  • Palacio Nacional Recommended Recommended

    Praça da Republica P - 2710 Sintra

    An eclectic structure owing to the various additions made over time. The central building was erected in the 14C while the wings date from the start of the 16C. The interior is interesting with its remarkable decoration of azulejos from the 15C and 1..

  • Pena Park Recommended Recommended

    Estrada da Pena P - 2710 Sintra

    To the south of Sintra, the very attractive Pena Park covers an area of 200ha on the granite slopes of the Serra. It is planted with many rare species and has a large number of pools and fountains. A visit on foot is quite charming, but the motorist ..

  • Palacio Nacional de Pena Recommended Recommended

    Estrada da Pena P - 2710 Sintra

    Perched on one of the highest points on the Serra, this palace was built in the middle of the 19C by King Ferdinand II around an old Hieronymite monastery dating from the 16C. Its extravagance is reminiscent of the castles of Louis II of Bavaria, alt..

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Hotels Sintra

  • ibis Lisboa Sintra Two stars Two stars

    Av. Raul Solnado, 23 - 23A P - 2710-162 SINTRA

    Prix Prices from : 42 €

    The charming Hotel ibis in Sintra is ideal whether on business or leisure, close to the Sintra business district and the Sintra mountain range and beaches, offering easy access to Lisbon and the surrounding areas. Our modern and comfortable rooms ens..

  • Hotel Nova Sintra

    Largo Afonso De Albuquerque N.º 25 P - 2710-519 Sintra

    Hotel Nova Sintra has a large sun terrace overlooking the Sintra Mountain Range and a romantic patio shaded by large trees. It features simply decorated rooms and free Wi-Fi. With mountain views, recently renovated rooms at Hotel Nova Sintra come eq..

  • Sintra Boutique Hotel

    Rua Visconde De Monserrate nº48 P - 2710-591 Sintra

    Located in centre of the historic UNESCO town of Sintra, this boutique hotel offers rooms and suites with views of the old town and Sintra-Cascais Natural Park. It has a landscaped garden where guests can relax at the courtyard bar. The modern, spac..

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