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ORIGINAL SINTRA FREE WALKING TOUR

Your Guru: Take
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4.8
225 ratings
  • Sintra
  • Available in English, Spanish
  • 2h and 30min

About the Guru

Take is a small local company that wants to show its cities to the world. We have a team of talented and passionate guides who want to show you the nooks and crannies, secrets and stories of our unforgettable city. Come and discover Lisbon, Porto, Braga and Guimarães and all the charms and charisma of Portugal. 2018, 2019 & 2020 Certificates of Excellence by TripAdvisor.

Take is a small local company that wants to show its cities to the world. We have a team of talented and passionate guides who want to show you the nooks and crannies, secrets and stories of our unforgettable city. Come and discover Lisbon, Porto, Braga and Guimarães and all the charms and charisma of Portugal. 2018, 2019 & 2020 Certificates of Excellence by TripAdvisor.

About the Tour

Our Sintra Free Walking Tour was created to offer you the very essence of Sintra. Garden by garden, church by church, we will reveal to you the city that the Romans named the mountain of the moon, Byron spoke of as a glorious Eden and Strauss the true garden of Klingsor. This walk is ideal as an introduction to the villa and city and we will have many tips and recommendations to share. An enthralling tour to celebrate such a rare place. We will visit Sintra’s historical center and many of its foremost sites like the National Palace, the Quinta da Regaleira or the Palace of Seteais. Moors, Templars and Masons will be mentioned as well as more trivial things like the mouth-watering queijadas or the scrumptious travesseiros.
Join us and discover the most romantic villa of the world.
Useful information:
Please note that the Castle of the Moors and the Pena Palace are too far away from the center of the villa to be visited. Many guests do visit these sites after the tour.

Meeting point: Open in Google Maps

How to find me: Blue umbrella near the wayside cross just in front of City Hall.

Frequently asked questions

Accessibility:
The tour is not suitable for people with reduced mobility.
Large groups:
Large group bookings are not accepted.
Minimum of attendees:
A minimum number of attendees is required for the tour to take place.
Pets:
The tour is pet-friendly.
Additional costs:
The tour does not require the payment of entrance fees or additional expenses.

What's the price?

A guruwalk is a pay-what-you want walking tour, which means, it's completely free to book and join the group, but the 'guru' expects to be rewarded once the tour ends. Some people give €10 per person, some people give US‎$ 50, you choose the price.

For organizational purposes, it is mandatory to book the tour. Booking is completely free, fast and easy. Book your guruwalk now!

Tour opinions (225)

4.8
By category
Professionalism
4.73
Fun
4.56
Expression
4.62
Quality
4.65
Route
4.54
Sofie
12 Aug 2022 Nijmegen
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Travelled in couple - Aug 2022

ELODIE
09 Aug 2022 Belfort
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Travelled in couple - Aug 2022

Eduardo was a great guide. If you only have one day to spend in Sintra, we highly recommend you to book a tour as Eduardo will give you all the information you need to appreciate the city and its link with Portuguese history in a fun and lively way.

Pratima
08 Aug 2022 San Francisco
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Travelled in family - Aug 2022

2nd tour with Take and once again did not disappoint. Sara our tour guide was knowledgeable, funny, engaging and kept us entertained.

Josephine
07 Aug 2022
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Travelled alone - Aug 2022

Fabian
07 Aug 2022 Hamburg
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Travelled in group - Aug 2022

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What's the price?

A guruwalk is a pay-what-you want walking tour, which means, it's completely free to book and join the group, but the 'guru' expects to be rewarded once the tour ends. Some people give €10 per person, some people give US‎$ 50, you choose the price.

For organizational purposes, it is mandatory to book the tour. Booking is completely free, fast and easy. Book your guruwalk now!