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Sintra: Free 2-Hour Walking Tour with a Local Guide

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Sintra: Free 2-Hour Walking Tour with a Local Guide

From US$ 2.32 per person

Make the most of your trip to Sintra and reserve your spot on a free walking tour with a passionate local guide. Delve into the rich history of the town center, marvel at unexpected views, and visit a number of iconic quays and churches.

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Free cancellation
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Duration 2 hours
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Live tour guide
Spanish, English

Experience

Highlights
  • Enjoy a free walking tour of Sintra with a passionate local guide
  • Receive tips and recommendations to enhance your stay
  • Listen to tales and anecdotes about Sintra's history that bring the town to life
Full description
Meet your friendly local guide at the Town Hall of Sintra at the foot of the Sintra Mountains that give the town its name. Walk through the streets of the town that was the first European site listed by UNESCO as a Cultural Landscape as you learn its history from birth to the present. Visit the Sintra National Palace, built in the 16th century and noted for its different architectural styles including Moorish, Manueline, Gothic, and Mudéjar. Continue the walk to the Seteais Palace, built in the 18th century, it now operates as a luxurious hotel and offers panoramic views of the Pena Palace. As you move through Sintra, get to know the legends that surround this city from your expert local guide. In addition, discover its most typical gastronomy with a stop to try the traditional queijadas de Sintra pastry and some regional Colares wine.
Includes
  • Sightseeing walking tour
  • Entrance to museums
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Food and drinks
  • Tips/gratuities
Not suitable for
  • Pregnant women
  • People with mobility impairments

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Meeting point

Outside the Sintra Town Hall; look for the guide with the Free Tour umbrella.

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Important information

What to bring

  • Comfortable shoes
  • Water
  • Weather-appropriate clothing

Know before you go

  • The payment made at the time of booking is to reserve your spot on the tour. At the end of the tour, feel free to tip your guide for their service
Customer reviews

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4.5 /5

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August 6, 2021

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Enthusiastic guide, very friendly and informative.

September 19, 2021

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