Sintra is a magical and romantic place, a historic village situated 20km from Lisbon. Known as the Moon Hill, UNESCO granted Sintra with World Heritage Site status.
HOW TO GET THERE?
By car, you can take the EN6 road (usually known by locals as the Marginal), passing by Estoril, Cascais, Guincho and Colares, along the seafront. Trains are also available.
WHAT TO DO?
Visit the Vila Palace in the main square.
Many magical and romantic locations and palaces such as Seteais Palace, Pena Palace, Monserrate, Quinta da Regaleira or Castelo dos Mouros
WHAT NOT TO MISS?
Golden sandy beaches of Sintra coast.
While in Sintra, try a queijada and a travesseiro (traditional sweet pastry) .