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27 Sep 2018
“One of the few areas without lots of tourists”
30 Jun 2018
“Lovely mountains.”
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N375, Sintra, Portugal
Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 15 May 2018

We drove up from the coast into the mountains and the drive was lovely. Its highest point is near the town of Sintra with all its lovely sights to visit. It covers about 10 miles from Cabo da Roca to Sintra. It was the legendary...More

2  Thank lcb5310
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 5 September 2018

We had a nice drive in scenic mountains of Sintra. Parking in the nearby attractions during summer is a problem, also the fact that roads are mostly one way around the castle and so on, can put you in to a lot of extra miles,...More

1  Thank likornios
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

During our trek in Sintra, we spent some time in the mountains taking photos and enjoying the scenery. We were introduced to the cork tree which I had no idea that cork came from. We also saw some amazing sites of the Pena palace and...More

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Reviewed 28 September 2018

Sintra is a very busy tourist destination, and deservedly so. But in the mountains there are much less people wandering around, here you get the real feel of the área.

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Reviewed 5 September 2018

We had a nice drive in scenic mountains of Sintra. Parking in the nearby attractions during summer is a problem, also the fact that roads are mostly one way around the castle and so on, can put you in to a lot of extra miles,...More

1  Thank likornios
Reviewed 30 June 2018

The mountains surrounding Sintra are absolutely beautiful. The roads themselves, however, are a different story. If you don't use public transport (as we did), make sure to drive extra carefully in the narrow crooked roads, and be ready for "surprises" just around the corner (our...More

Thank TheShis
Reviewed 15 May 2018

We drove up from the coast into the mountains and the drive was lovely. Its highest point is near the town of Sintra with all its lovely sights to visit. It covers about 10 miles from Cabo da Roca to Sintra. It was the legendary...More

2  Thank lcb5310
Reviewed 24 October 2017 via mobile

We literally could not find a place to park in Sintra to see the palace there. So we decided to keep driving and drove around the mountains towards the ocean. What a fantastic drive. Narrow roads with stone walls and trees. You keep saying to...More

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