Dangers & Annoyances

Police Stations

Internet Access

Sintra offers free wi-fi access points around town.


There’s an ATM at the train station and in the tourism office as well as others scattered about town.


There are post office locations in central Sintra-Vila and in Portela de Sintra.

Tourist Information

Ask Me Sintra, near the centre of Sintra-Vila, is a helpful multilingual office with expert insight into Sintra and the surrounding areas. There's also a small branch at Sintra train station, often overrun by those arriving by rail.

Parques da Sintra – Monte da Lua, which manages the majority of top Sintra sites, has a friendly information and ticket centre (along with a smaller one next to the Sintra-Villa post office).