With a quick 45-minute train ride (catch the train from Rossio Station in Lisbon), Sintra makes a great day trip from Lisbon. Keep reading for a mini guide to Sintra, Portugal!
Beautifully tiled walls, themed-rooms, elaborate floorplans, and clay-tiled roofs, and walking through this castle you can feel the centuries of history.
With significant restoration, this castle upon the hill is intertwined with the surrounding forests and rocks, enchanting visitors.
With the sun shining, fluffy clouds above us, and breathtaking views, a visit to the colorful Pena Palace was like a fairytale!
Walking through the magical gardens of the Quinta da Regaleira, visitors can experience caves, fountains, grottos, tunnels, wells, and underground walkways.
With fairytale castles, secret gardens, breathtaking views, and centuries of history, this charming town has been rightfully named an UNESCO World Heritage Site!