Start your guided walking tour of Sintra by meeting your friendly local guide outside the Sintra train station.
From there, they'll give you a quick introduction to Sintra's history as you start exploring the area. From the royalty who spent their summers here to the countless curiosities waiting to be discovered, your guide is sure to leave you fascinated.
You'll wend your way through the village streets, passing landmarks like the Sintra Town Hall and seeing statues as your guide fills you in on the legends and secret stories that have taken place in Sintra across the centuries.
With your appetite for knowledge satiated, it's time to treat your stomach. No doubt you've tried pastel de nata, now get ready to try Travesseiro – Sintra's famous almond cream puff pastry.
After tingling your tastebuds, it's time for your final stop. The UNESCO World Heritage site of Quinta da Regaleira. Your guide will give you all the details, but you'll be left dazzled by its lush gardens, grottoes, and the world-famous Initiation Wells!