Located as it is within an easy 30 kilometres from Lisbon, Sintra is one of Portugal's most popular attractions. It's a small village listed on the Unesco World Heritage list for its Romantic 19th century architecture.
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Surfiberia is a friendly lodge with good atmosphere and facilities at a nice location, also good to reach by public transport only. Small problems can result from the fact that the owners are present only once a day, at different times, and sometimes difficult to reach by phone. ... more
Very handy location- only 5 mins walk straight up the road from Sintra station.. so quick and easy to find. Being low season, we were the only couple staying this weekend, but were warmly welcomed by Augusto. The room was comfortable and everything very clean. There is also a comfortable common room. ... more
Portugal - getting around
Hi everyone, Please can someone help with the following - Need to get between the following places either by bus or train during December! Day 1 (28 Dec) Coimbra to Batalha Batalha to Alcobaca Alcobaca via Valado dos Frades if possible to Nazare Day 2 (29 Dec) Nazare to Obidos Obidos to Sintra ...
3 DAYS IN PORTUGAL
You must go to Sintra at least. it's very close to Lisbon, 45m by train. It's a wonderful small viallage, with the best monuments in Europe, Quinta da Regaleira, Pena Palace, the coockies, travesseiros are delicious...Don't miss any of this! ...
Lisbon - how long?
I'd like to spend a year or two there but that's not what you wanted to know I guess.... If you want to see the city's sights and maybe travel around the coast and inland to Sintra etc I'd suggest 7 to 10 tens. If you want to visit every bar and nightclub in the city well then I'd suggest an entire ...
We headed to 3 coastal areas outside the city. Estoril and cascais-nicer areas and then headed to Sintra. Sintra is a city where kings and queens had summer homes. I lost my guide book. Would have been good help. Little did we know when we followed a castle and palace sign we were about to go hiking. I ...
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