Day trip

Lisbon: Pena Palace, Sintra, Cabo da Roca, & Cascais Daytrip

Activity provider: Tugatrips Tours

Lisbon: Pena Palace, Sintra, Cabo da Roca, & Cascais Daytrip

Activity provider: Tugatrips Tours
Likely to sell out Booked 18 times yesterday

From US$ 67.59 per person

Likely to sell out Booked 18 times yesterday

Discover Sintra’s beauty and history, its romantic Pena Palace, and the stunning coastlines of Cabo da Roca and Cascais on a full-day trip from Lisbon.

About this tour

Free cancellation
Cancel up to 24 hours in advance for a full refund
Reserve now & pay later
Keep your travel plans flexible — book your spot and pay nothing today.
Duration 8 hours
Check availability to see starting times.
Skip the ticket line
Live tour guide
Spanish, English, Portuguese

The Original experience

Itinerary
6.5 hours
  • Lisbon District

  • 45 minutes
  • Pena Palace (guided tour)

  • Sintra (free time)

  • Cabo da Roca (free time)

  • Cascais (free time)

  • 45 minutes
  • Lisbon District

Meeting point
Main stop
Highlights
  • Avoid the long lines and get a guided tour of the famous Pena Palace
  • Discover Sintra’s beautiful architecture, historic estates, and lush gardens
  • Take in panoramic views of the stunning coastal cliffs of Cabo da Roca
  • Visit the elegant seaside resort town of Cascais and its posh marina
  • Choose from either a group tour or a private guided experience
Full description

Escape Lisbon and go on a full-day, guided journey to some of Portugal’s most popular locations stopping at the iconic Pena Palace in Sintra, the awe-inspiring cliffs of Cabo da Roca, and the ritzy seaside town of Cascais. Choose between the shared tour or private tour options.

Your journey from Lisbon starts at the famous city of Sintra, whose Romanticist architecture, historic estates and villas, and numerous royal palaces and castles have made it a UNESCO World Heritage site.

Enjoy the freedom of choice on whether you want an included entry ticket and tour of the colorful Pena Palace, or whether you prefer to gain some extra free time instead.

Arriving early at Sintra means greater chances of avoiding long lines if you choose to go with your guide on a comprehensive tour through its lavish interiors and lush gardens. Marvel at the palace’s fairy-tale-like appearance, beautiful facade and extravagant interior.

Next, head over to the center of Sintra and get 1.5-hour of free time to wander on your own. Get recommendations of the city’s must-see locations as well as the best restaurant options for delicious traditional Portuguese dining from your guide.

Continue to Cabo da Roca, the westernmost point of continental Europe, and take in the impressive views of the ocean crashing against the high rocky cliffs. If weather permitting, stop at Guincho beach, whose strong winds and high swells have made it a popular surfing destination.

Lastly, arrive in Cascais, an elegant seaside resort town on the Portuguese Riviera. Stroll through the lovely city center and make sure to check out Cascais’ luxury marina, its charming fishing port, and a restored fort that houses many local craftsmen.

After your free exploration time in Cascais, relax back on board your air-conditioned vehicle, and admire more breathtaking views of the Portuguese coast as you make your way back to Lisbon.

Includes
  • Guide
  • Pena Palace entry ticket (if option selected)
  • Pena Palace guided tour
  • Transportation by air-conditioned vehicle
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off service (if private tour option selected)
  • Lunch

Select participants and date

Participants

Date

Meeting point

• Meet in front of Hotel Mundial. Address: Praça Martim Moniz, 2 • To avoid delays, make sure to arrive at the meeting point at 8: 10 AM, which is 10 minutes before the start of the tour. The guide cannot wait for latecomers due to the strict time schedule of the itinerary • Look for a guide wearing GetYourGuide attire and holding a red GetYourGuide flag

Open in Google Maps ⟶
Important information

What to bring

  • Comfortable shoes

Know before you go

  • On some days, due to the high risk of fire, Pena Palace may be closed. In this case, you will visit the National Palace Queluz.
  • Shared group and private options do not always offer the same languages. Please check all languages of interest to find your preferred option type
  • A moderate amount of walking is involved on this tour
  • Tours will be bilingual in two out of these three languages: Spanish, English, and French, unless a certain language group size is reached
  • For pickup service on private tours, if the address is not accessible by van, you will be given an alternative location nearby to be picked up from
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.8 /5

based on 2982 reviews

Review summary

  • Guide
    4.9/5
  • Transportation
    4.8/5
  • Value for money
    4.6/5

Sort by:

Traveler type:

Star rating:

It was a good day spent! Driver was safe and the tour guide was entertaining and very knowledgeable. The scenery at some of the sites is amazingly beautiful! I thought it was just enough time to have a quick look around at each spot and then head to the next. I would recommend.

November 26, 2022

We had a really great tour guide Ruth who really made this an amazing day trip. She really made the trip to Pena Palace interesting and fun. Her energetic and positive attitude with fun trivia information really made this day trip a highlight. I would highly recommend this day trip and of course Ruth.

November 25, 2022

we had a very good guide--as the prior reviewers promised--but also a number of glitches (not in the control of the company OR guide) that made the 8-hr day into a nearly 11-hr one. enjoyed the places we saw...but beware of descriptions like "10minutes of uphill walking" (the pena palace) which turned out to be nearly a half kilometer of a steep incline that will tax anyone who is not quite fit, or has breathing problems (as i do). there is a shuttle on offer, but i felt that "10 minutes uphill" was doable. and then i tried to walk it...and the half-kilometer of steep incline at a good clip--not so doable. they should tell you how far, and how steep a climb rather than giving the time that is more suited to a sprinter. (i certainly took at least twice that long, out of breath the entire way...and i can easily do my regular 10k steps per day, so it's not as if i'm entirely decrepit.) otherwise a good, informative day with magnificent views.

Read more

November 22, 2022

Product ID: 387617