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National Palace of Sintra

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Address: Largo Rainha D. Amelia, Sintra 2710, Portugal
Phone Number: 351-219-106-840
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Nestled in the hilly town of Sinta, the National Palace of Sintra is a must visit for all travelers to this town. While Sintra has a long history, the palace is relatively new... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 7, 2015
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2015 NEW

Nestled in the hilly town of Sinta, the National Palace of Sintra is a must visit for all travelers to this town. While Sintra has a long history, the palace is relatively new. The structure as we see today was built around 500 years ago. The internal decoration has been changed from time to time. Most of the decoration was... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2015 NEW

In the centre of old Sintra the Palace is easy to find. It isn't that big but it makes for a nice tour. It's well kept and gives you an impression of how royalty used to live. The Coat of Arms Room was my favourite but their are plenty of other rooms to explore. We went in January and it... More 

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Colchester, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2015 NEW

we got the bus from cascais to sintra, on entering town you have a choice of guided tours or a bus to the palace, you cannot get to it by foot, way too far..you need good sensible shoes and cool clothing, this is a long day as there is so much to see,,very very hilly and not suitable for those... More 

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Salt Lake City, Utah
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 121 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2015 NEW

This whole area is really pretty and has fabulous views. This is a wonderful palace with gardens. There is a lot of the original belongings from the royal family. I really enjoyed visiting.

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 95 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2015 NEW

Lovely palace to visit with family and friends. See interiors with some decor with on site. Center of village, close to hotel and restaurants. Minimum one hour visit.

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2015 NEW

I didn't find this palace as nice as the Palacio da Pena, and, for 10 euros, it seems pricier somehow (Pena is 14 but has a big park). However, there are some magnificent rooms (the famous blazon ones, the Swan one etc), and you get to go in the kitchen, right under the big chimneys that make this palace famous!... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015 NEW

We solemnly queued to alight on a bus, which drove up a hill and let us get off to buy an over priced pie. Again we returned to the bus until we reached our destination. Swarms of tourists blocked our path as we were hurdled through the designated areas of the hill. Signs directed us to beautiful views we were... More 

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Malmo, Sweden
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015 NEW

Visit Palacio da Pena and visit Palácio Nacional - both in Sintra. The splendour of Palácio Nacional is amazing. Take your time to wander around.

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015 NEW

This was a nice place to visit, but the price of 10 euro was high compared to what you get visiting other palaces in Sintra. There is no garden to walk around in, and the palace was not as nice (to my eye) as Pena or Regaleira. Perhaps my view was jaded because we had to contend with two tour... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015 NEW

It was like a dream. I have been there with my wife last winter. I loved the place. Just take a train from Lisbon city centre. It takes around an hr. After the train take a bus do not even think about walkinh there. I tried it took almost 3 hrs....

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Address: Largo Rainha D. Amelia, Sintra 2710, Portugal
Phone Number: 351-219-106-840
Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Central Portugal  >  Lisbon District  >  Sintra Municipality  >  Sintra
Open Hours:
Sunday 9:30 am - 7:00 pm
Monday 9:30 am - 7:00 pm
Tuesday 9:30 am - 7:00 pm
Wednesday 9:30 am - 7:00 pm
Thursday 9:30 am - 7:00 pm
Friday 9:30 am - 7:00 pm
Saturday 9:30 am - 7:00 pm

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