Sintra - A Tourist's Guide to World Heritage Sites Livro
This tour enables you to discover Sintra, a unique example of the romantic imagination that leaves no-one indifferent! Known in antiquity as "Serra da Lua" (Mountain of the Moon), Sintra was the first "cultural landscape" recognised as a World Heritage Site.
Discover the religious heritage, the traditions and festivals, museums and cultural events, or venture into the Natural Park and the beautiful beaches. Finally, enjoy food and wine that have long been recognised but still have surprises in store.
Follow four unforgettable journeys to make the most of this area:
"TheTown and the Mountain", which begins in the mediaeval town and ends at the top of the mountain;
"Sintra and the Romantics", where you’ll experience the exuberance of the Pena Palace, the Quinta da Regaleira and the intimacy of Monserrate;
"Várzea de Sintra and the saloio region", where you can look in awe at the Royal Paiace of Mafra and Queluz National Palace;
"The Cascais Line", discovering Estoril, one of the most popular seaside resorts in Europe.
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