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Sintra is a town in the municipality of Sintra, Portugal, located in the subregion Great Lisbon Lisbon region. The city is framed arihitecturii UNESCO World Heritage Site because of its romantic 19th century style. Sintra has a population of 33,000 inhabitants according to the latest census.

The settlement became a major tourist attraction with many day trips made by people who came here in Lisbon. Local attractions include Castle dos Mouros Pena Palace, built in the 8th or 9th century and rebuilt in the 19th century, offering a breathtaking view of what the t-Sintra-Cascais Natural Park and the National Palace of Sintra, located in the city, is the former residence summer kings of Portugal. Sintra mountain range is one of the largest parks in the Lisbon area and is also a major tourist attraction.

The region's main economic activities are commerce and tourism. Tourists are attracted here by the site's cultural heritage, the city itself and by the Sintra-Cascais Natural Park which includes the region of Serra de Sintra and extends to the coastal area of the municipality Cabo da Roca, the westernmost point of Europe.


Sintra | Sintra is a town in the municipality of Sintra, Portugal, located in the subregion Great Lisbon Lisbon region. The city is framed arihitecturii UNESCO World Heritage Site because of its romantic 19th century style

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Pestana Golf Resort Spa, Sintra

Pestana Golf Resort Spa

Sintra, Lisboa Region, Portugal

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Vip Inn Miramonte, Sintra

Vip Inn Miramonte

Sintra, Lisboa Region, Portugal

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    Tivoli Palacio De Seteais, Sintra

    Tivoli Palacio De Seteais

    Sintra, Lisboa Region, Portugal

    • Hotel with wi-fi Internet  
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    Lawrence S, Sintra

    Lawrence S

    Sintra, Lisboa Region, Portugal

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      Quinta Da Vigia, Sintra

      Quinta Da Vigia

      Sintra, Lisboa Region, Portugal

      • Hotel with outdoor pool  
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      Sintra Sol Apartamentos Turisticos, Sintra

      Sintra Sol Apartamentos Turisticos

      Sintra, Lisboa Region, Portugal

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        Hotel Pestana Sintra Golf Conference Spa Resort, Sintra

        Hotel Pestana Sintra Golf Conference Spa Resort

        Sintra, Lisboa Region, Portugal

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          Oh Casa Sintra, Sintra

          Oh Casa Sintra

          Sintra, Lisboa Region, Portugal

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            Pestana Sintra, Sintra

            Pestana Sintra

            Sintra, Lisboa Region, Portugal

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              Casas Da Biquinha, Sintra

              Casas Da Biquinha

              Sintra, Lisboa Region, Portugal

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                Sintra Marmoris Palace, Sintra

                Sintra Marmoris Palace

                Sintra, Lisboa Region, Portugal

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                  Vila Gale Sintra, Sintra

                  Vila Gale Sintra

                  Sintra, Lisboa Region, Portugal

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                    Sarrazola House, Sintra

                    Sarrazola House

                    Sintra, Lisboa Region, Portugal

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                      Chalet O Amorzinho, Sintra

                      Chalet O Amorzinho

                      Sintra, Lisboa Region, Portugal

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                        Hotel Penha Longa Resort, Sintra

                        Hotel Penha Longa Resort

                        Sintra, Lisboa Region, Portugal

                        • Hotel Luxury  
                        • No transport provided
                        Casa Da Confraria, Sintra

                        Casa Da Confraria

                        Sintra, Lisboa Region, Portugal

                        • Hotel Luxury  
                        • No transport provided
                        Sintra Bliss House, Sintra

                        Sintra Bliss House

                        Sintra, Lisboa Region, Portugal

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                          Casa Miradouro, Sintra

                          Casa Miradouro

                          Sintra, Lisboa Region, Portugal

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                            Hotel Sintra Sol, Sintra

                            Hotel Sintra Sol

                            Sintra, Lisboa Region, Portugal

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                              Casa Acucena Vintage B B, Sintra

                              Casa Acucena Vintage B B

                              Sintra, Lisboa Region, Portugal

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                                Quinta Das Murtas Bed And Breakfast, Sintra

                                Quinta Das Murtas Bed And Breakfast

                                Sintra, Lisboa Region, Portugal

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                                  The Biester Charm House Sintra, Sintra

                                  The Biester Charm House Sintra

                                  Sintra, Lisboa Region, Portugal

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                                    Paco Do Bispo Boutique House, Sintra

                                    Paco Do Bispo Boutique House

                                    Sintra, Lisboa Region, Portugal

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                                      Quinta Verde Sintra, Sintra

                                      Quinta Verde Sintra

                                      Sintra, Lisboa Region, Portugal

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                                        Ibis Lisboa Sintra, Sintra

                                        Ibis Lisboa Sintra

                                        Sintra, Lisboa Region, Portugal

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                                          Belem Tower Lisbon

                                          Belem Tower Lisbon

                                          Lisboa Region, PortugalBuilt in 1515 as a fortress with defensive role in the port of entry Lisbon, Belem Tower was the starting point of many expeditions, seafaring was the last thing that I saw the mother country to return land at sea .

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                                          Ajuda Palace in Lisbon

                                          Ajuda Palace In Lisbon

                                          Lisboa Region, PortugalAjuda Palace in Lisbon is an exuberant extravaganza. Though construction of this palace was not completed as planned due to exile the royal family in Brazil, caused by the invasion of Napoleon's armies, is still one of the most beautiful romantic buildings in Europe.

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                                          Castelo de Sao Jorge (St. George Castle)

                                          Castelo De Sao Jorge (St. George Castle)

                                          Lisboa Region, PortugalCastle can be seen from almost any point and is one of Lisbon's major attractions. Its oldest parts date back to the late sixth century when it was fortified by the Romans, Visigoths, and eventually the Moors.

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                                          Pena Palace and Pena Park

                                          Pena Palace And Pena Park

                                          Portugal, Portugal The palace is located in the eastern part of Pena Park, you must move to reach the steep ramp which Eschwege Baron built to gain access to the creneted building. Pena Palace stands on a steep cliff, which is the second highest point of Serra de Sintra (above the palace only at Cruz Alta is located at 528 m altitude). The palace itself is made up of two wings: the old Manueline monastery of the Order of Saint Jerome and a wing built in the nineteenth century by D. Fernando II. These wings are surrounded by a third architectural structure, in which an imaginary fantasy fantasy castle rounds with crenels and crenels, guard towers, an access tunnel and even a mobile bridge.

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                                          Park Natural da Arrábida

                                          Park Natural Da Arrábida

                                          Portugal, PortugalNatural da da Arrábida is a protected seaside area between Setúbal and Sesimbra, a dedicated fishing town, "Natural da da Arrabida" - if it alternates the blue sea with shades of bleached limestone cliffs and green vegetal dense vegetation , which covers Serra - is a place of rare beauty.

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                                          CASTLE OF MOURS

                                          Castle Of Mours

                                          Lisboa Region, PortugalThe Moorish castle allows to admire the rocky paths between rocks and cliffs, a unique landscape that extends to the Atlantic Ocean. Overlooking Serra de Sintra, with irregular configuration, it is made up of a fortification built around the tenth century after the Muslim conquest of the Iberian Peninsula and expanded after the Christian re-Christianization.

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                                          Quinta da Regaleira

                                          Quinta Da Regaleira

                                          Portugal, PortugalQuinta da Regaleira is one of the most amazing monuments in Serra de Sintra. Situated at the end of the village's historic center, it was built between 1904 and 1910, in the last period of the monarchy.

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