Torre do Relógio
Palácio Nacional de Sintra
The star of Sintra-Vila is this historic palace, with its iconic twin conical chimneys and lavish interior. Of Moorish origins, the...
Museu do Brinquedo
Sintra’s toy story is Museu do Brinquedo. João Arbués Moreira’s fascinating 20,000-piece collection presents a chronological romp, from...
Fonte da Pipa
A tiled bar, this has craggy, cavelike rooms and comfy seats.
Popular with a young crowd, this laid-back, barn-style cafe makes a great pit stop for inexpensive lunch specials, salads and pastries.
Rua Gil Vicente 4 · interesting places nearby
This converted grain warehouse is dark, tiled and quaint, with wrought-iron chandeliers and a relaxed, cosy atmosphere. It’s renowned for its bacalhau com natas (shredded cod with cream and potato).