Crowning the Sintra mountain, Pena Palace is the greatest expression of the Romantic style in the architecture in Portugal and also the materialisation of the dreams of King Ferdinand II. It attracts thousands of tourists for its unique beauty.
The Portuguese traditional food is based mainly on seafood and pork. The cuisine also includes a lot of soups as main dishes, including sopa de marisco and caldo verde. Other specialities are caldeirada de peixe and carne de porco a Alentejana.
How many days do we need to visit Lisbon ? Can we do it with information founded on the internet or better contact a tourism agency ? How much it costs ? These are some of the principal questions any person ask when he come visit Portugal and Lisbon.
Sintra is filled with wonderful architecture, tasty restaurants, beautiful landscapes and charming streets in the center, but there are two places you have to visit in order to get the best experience possible in a Sintra tour.
Tourists visit Portugal to see cities, historic landmarks, enjoy beaches, or religious sites. If you're organizing a trip to Portugal and wondering what to visit, here your have the best destinations where to go.
Sintra is often visited as a day trip from Lisbon, but more than one day is needed to fully discover this fascinating region, even if you chose to take a Sintra Private Tour with local tourism agencies like Tribos Tours.