Think a pastel-painted tropical wonderland
Explore the stunning resort town of Sintra, nestled in the foothills of Portugal’s Sintra Mountains. Think Disney castles mixed with a tropical wilderness and forested terrain. With castles-galore, this magical dream looks like a fairytale land that mother nature is claiming for herself! After exploring the pastel-painted town, head down to the beach of Praia da ursa for a stunning sunset on one of the world’s most beautiful beaches (the Michelin guide said so – we believe them)!
We’ll be jet-setting you and a mate from London to Lisbon (and back, of course!).
We’ve got you covered with some gorgeous accommodation options to choose from, both of which enable you to stay in the heart of Sintra for your 3 night getaway!
Águamel Sintra is just a 4-minute walk from the Moorish Castle and 650 years from Regaleira Palace – perfect for those who love to get up and go in the morning! Your super trendy rooms feature a flat-screen cable TV, private bathroom with a hairdryer and free toiletries – don’t you be bringing your shampoo and body wash in your carry on!
Chalet Saudade is both modern and elegant, and dates back to the 19th century. Offering scenic views, romantic gardens and antique water fountains, we know you’ll fall in love with this accommodation! Fitted with all your holiday-needs, your room will be a heavenly retreat after your adventurous days!
No trip to Sintra is complete without a visit (or two) to the scenic Moorish Castle. Founded in the 10th century atop one of the Sintra Hill peaks, its parapet offers breathtaking views over the town, the Palace of Pena and the Atlantic Ocean. We’re blown away by the pictures alone…