Enjoy this private tour with your own private driver and private tour guide and enjoy the experience of visiting the majestic Village of Sintra and its stunning surroundings, where you will visit beaches and places that show amazing landscapes like ¨Boca do Inferno¨.
We will pick you up from your hotel or place of choice (hotel, cruise port, airport or apartment) in Lisbon and take you on this private tour, with your own chauffeur and guide, to Sintra, Cascais, Belem, and many more fantastic sites located close to Lisbon.
The Tour Travel and More team will help to design your tour on the best way to fit your own interest and likes.
Most important sites & Monuments in this private tour
Sintra is located in the heart of a Natural Park. The whole Village was constructed in the XVth Century by the knights and the monarchy of Portugal. They choose this place to set their Villas and houses due to the beautiful natural environment, and because it was a very auspicious place for hunting, a very common practice in those times.
In 1995, Sintra was declared a World Heritage Site by the UNESCO. The place offers a lot to do, with amazing castles like Quinta da Regaleira, Palácio da Pena, the National Palace of Sintra, beautiful gardens and the Village itself, which has a majestic style. The Palacio da Pena is located on the highest peak of the mountain. The whole Sintra offers a magnificent fairy tale style, which makes it very interesting and nice, it is definitely a must visit if you go to Lisbon.
You will continue visiting the surrounding areas of Sintra, and get to know places like ¨Cabo da Roca¨, Europe’s most western point. A very beautiful beach called ¨El Guincho¨, where a scene from the James Bond movie was filmed and ¨Boca do Inferno¨, a fantastic place where you will enjoy a stunning landscape, which makes it a very special place for a sunset.
Your private driver and tour guide will also take you Cascais, a fishermen village located only 40 minutes away from the center of Lisbon. Cascais has been modernizing during the years, but it has always kept is antique and historical style, which makes it a very nice place to visit. It has been always a place where many families from Lisbon have their second house for holidays and weekend.
You will then start to head back to Lisbon through the Marginal road, which goes all the way next to the atlantic ocean. You will enjoy stops in Estoril and Belem. Estoril is very well known for hosting a gorgeous Casino, which also has very beautiful gardens. Estoril hosts a ATP Tennis tournament, and it also hosts annually a MOTOGP Grand Prix.
Belem is known for being the place where most of the portuguese discoveries launched between the 14th and 16th Century, when Portugal was one of the main country that was developing new trade routes, and a discoverer of many new lands. In this times, Portugal builded many colonies across three continents. Belem hosts very nice must see monuments (like the church and the Monastery, which had been declared UNESCO World Heritage Sites).
After you enjoyed this 4 hour tailor made tour, your driver and your guide will take you back to your hotel or place of choice in Lisbon. It is possible to extend the duration of the tour, as this tour can be adjusted to your own interest and likes. We have suggested 4 hours, but if you would like a longer experience, don’t hesitate in asking us. This is a tailor made experience, and it is always possible to fit it the best way for your own interests.
City of Lisbon
Lisbon is the capital city of Portugal, it has a population that minimally exceeds the 500.000 people. It has coast from the atlantic ocean and it is also rounded by the Tagus River. The city offers a very rich cultural variety, it is very forward thinking and modern, while at the same time it has always kept its unique heritage and traditions. Lisbon is constantly recognised as one of the greatest cities in the world, a claim confirmed by the “Lonely Planet Guides”, which named Lisbon as one of the top 10 cities in the world to visit.
Our Private Tours & Experiences at Tour Travel & More
Tour Travel & More offers private custom tours for families, group of friends or even incentives. We adapt our tours to fit your own personal needs. We also understand each customers needs while on holiday and we do everything possible to make your stay and experience unforgettable. All our vehicles are private luxury vehicles, mini buses, and buses. Our guides are in any case private official tour guide, licensed and all have great knowledge to make your experience memorable. We have official guides in a large number of languages: English, Spanish, French, Italian, Polish, Dutch, Chinese, Russian, Japanese, German, Greek, & Portuguese amongst others.