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Today will be a gorgeous day! Hiking on forest trails leading to the impressive Monserrate Palace, a neo-gothic mansion revealing a brilliant example of the romantic period that left such an imprint in Sintra. This experience will be a perfect introduction to the atmosphere of Sintra village, where you can stroll around the historic center and discover little details, romantic corners and some very best regional pastry.

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TRIP INFORMATION

The greatest shapes of Sintra

Close to Lisbon, the Sintra-Cascais Natural Park is the perfect playground for this beautiful hiking tour! This route starts in Roca Cape, the most western point of Continental Europe and continues along the blue coastline, pass through wide bays of golden sand, breathtaking cliffs and reach the most western point of Continental Europe – Cape Roca! Experience the great inland hiking, crossing Sintra forest and its hilltops capped by luxuriant vegetation. During this time you will also explore charming hotels, delicious gastronomy and incredible UNESCO’s world heritage sites.

TOUR HIGHLIGHTS

Welcome to Portugal!! After your arrival our guide will take you to the little town of Colares. Being part of Sintra municipality, it is a charming place known for its wineries and special vines which are planted in sandy soils and maritime climates. Walk around town and maybe taste some good Portuguese food and rest in your charming hotel in preparation for the days to come.

ROCA CAPE - COLARES

After a delicious breakfast we will take you to Roca Cape, the most western point of Europe mainland. This is your starting point and an amazingly beautiful place marked by the historical lightouse that is illuminating the coast since 1722. Along this rocky promontory you continue walking on a wild and beautiful beach named Ursa and also in the direction of Adraga Beach, a great option for lunch. Later you continue to the village of Colares, where you will return to your hotel.

DEPARTURE to LISBON

Believing you have enjoyed this luxuriant piece of land we say goodbye. Our Guide will pick you up at hotel according schedule time. (30 minutes)

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Daily Distance

7 - 15 km

Trip Duration

5 days & 4 nights

Daily Elevation

450 - 550 meters

FROM

599 €

 

ACCOMMODATION

Superior

 

DURATION

5 Days | 4 Nights

 

START | END

Colares | Sintra

TOUR GRADE

 

 

DISTANCE

7 -15 km per day

 

ROUTE

Coastal trails, single tracks and double track roads

 

PROFILE

Hilly

TOUR MAP

  • Charming and historical hotels

  • Traditional food and fresh fish from Atlantic coast

  • Roca Cape - the most western point of Continental Europe

  • Sintra Natural Park and UNESCO World Heritage Site

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Self-Guided

PRICES

TRIP PRICE

TRIP PRICE PER PERSON 2018

ARE YOU A SOLO TRAVELER?

TOUR

OPTIONALS

EXTRA NIGHTS | DAYS

You can add extra days/nights at the accommodations along the way if you wish to explore a particular location a little longer.

 

EXTRA NIGHT in SINTRA

Sintra is an incredible place with a lot of amazing historical sites to visit. Amongst them, we strongly recommend you visit Quinta da Regaleira, one of the most surprising estates in Sintra. Located at the outskirts of the town, it was built in 1904-1910, in the last days of Portuguese monarchy.

NOTE

Extra charge may apply for special occasions

(I.e.: New Years Eve, Christimas or Local Festivities)

INCLUDED

Available upon request

THE ITINERARY

Day

1

Day

2

ARRIVAL - TRANSFER TO COLARES

12km, +450m

Day

3

Day

4

Sarrazola House

Day

5

(2 persons based on double room occupation)

 

LOW SEASON

Individual room supplement

01.01. - 25.03.

01.11. - 23.12.

 

MEDIUM SEASON

Individual room supplement

09.04. - 26.05.

27.09. - 31.10.

 

HIGH SEASON

Individual room supplement

27.05. - 26.06.

30.08. - 26.09.

 

SPECIAL SEASON

Individual room supplement

26.03. - 08.04. (Easter)

27.06. - 29.08.

599 €

+ 259 €

649 €

+ 279 €

699 €

+ 309 €

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SHORT BREAK SINTRA

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4 nights lodging on Superior Accommodation.

Breakfast included

 

Transfer on day of arrival from Airport LIS to the Hotel, followed by Tour briefing

 

Transfer from last Hotel to Airport LIS

 

Luggage Transfers from Hotel to Hotel every day of the Tour

 

Liability and personal accidents Insurance

 

Pre departure Information Pack

 

Tour Information

 

Information Book (includes Maps, Daily Information, Daily Maps, GPS Device Quick Manual)

delivered at departure day at location

 

GPS Track and Device

 

Mobile Telephone (free to call us 24h / day)

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COLARES To SINTRA

12km, +550m

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SINTRA

This day is reserved for exploring the hills above the village of Sintra, enjoying the vast architectural patrimony set on the mountain. Such is the grandeur and importance of these buildings and monuments that the Cultural Landscape of Sintra was designated a UNESCO World Heritage Site in1995. Start with the Moorish castle and then the fabulous Pena Palace with exuberant and exotic gardens. Today feel like a king or queen and finish with a exquisite dinner at the village center.

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7km, +450m

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759 €

+ 329 €

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