The Cultural Landscape of Sintra is part of the National Natural Park of Sintra - Cascais and has been protected by national legislation since 1994. The whole World Heritage property is classified as a National Monument as well.
Sintra is classified by UNESCO as Cultural Landscape Mundial Heritage but Setúbal compliments it and deserves to be visited. There are several tourism points to be visited like Sessimbra or Palmela castles, arrabida, São Filipe Fortress ...
The story begins in the summer of 1917 when the Virgin Mary is said to have appeared to three young shepherds in the place that is now the town of Fátima in Portugal’s Central Region. With the time the place has become an immense sanctuary.
Did you know that Obidos was presented to the Queen of Portugal on her wedding day, a tradition that began with Queen Urraca in 1214 and continued until the 19th century ? This royal patronage has left an enduring legacy of pride within the town.
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What would you say if we present you in one day: history, adventure, romanticism, gastronomy, unforgettable moments of a Sintra Private Tour with local guides ?