Obidos and Sintra Private Tour

Private & Custom Tours in Portugal

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Undoubtedly a great way to spend your day in two of the most important places to visit during your stay in Lisbon. From “Medieval” Obidos to “Aristocratic” Sintra, not forgetting Cascais and Estoril …
onquered to the Moors in 1148, receive the first charter letter in 1195, under the reign of the Portuguese King Sancho I, Obidos was part of the dowry of numerous Queens of Portugal, it is admittedly a very feminine village with its excellently preserved medieval walls. In recent years, the well-known village become the “Christmas Village”, a mystical place that enchants young and old, by the beauty and fun that provides everyone.Other events such as the Medieval Fair, where the Castle returns to its medieval origins and where the visitors can go back in time, the Chocolate Fair is another very famous festival that arouses much interest in tourists, in this fair you can see life-size chocolate sculptures, and children can participate in workshops and make their own chocolates.Sintra Paradise of the Portuguese Aristocracy, due to the quantity and diversity of the existing palaces, we will decide what is the best option to visit, between; Sintra National Palace, Pena Palace, Quinta da Regaleira, Monserrate Palace or the Moorish Castle. Time to taste the "Queijadas de Sintra" and/or "Travesseiro de Sintra" (delicious pastries). Next driving to the coast and stop in the Centre of Cascais for a little recreation and who knows … shopping.Next  to Cascais we have Estoril, known by its Casino, ( the largest in Europe ), and also for famous as espionage nest  in Europe during the Second World War, where some writers were inspired to write, including the well know Ian Fleming, who got there the inspiration to write the famous 007, Bond… James Bond.

What’s included

  • Sintra local Pastry " Travesseiros" or "Queijadas" 
  • Free wifi
  • Fresh water
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • All taxes, fees and handling charges
  • Driver/guide

What’s not included

  • Entrance fees
  • Gratuities (optional)
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