Once Upon a Time in Fairytale Sintra

Once Upon a Time in Fairytale Sintra

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( 110 reviews ) star Day trip Lisbon 1 - 3 watch_later 4 hours
  • Go to the most western point in Europe!
  • Private tour: only you & your local host
  • See the beautiful Castelo dos Mouros
  • Taste the delicious pastry of Sintra
  • 100% customized to your wishes
  • Discover the hidden Convento of the Capuchos

You will meet here: Sintra, Portugal

What you can expect

Oh, what a charming place Sintra is! Enjoy one of the most beautiful places in Portugal. This magical place will bring you to a world of fairytales, princesses, and castles! During this private experience, you can enjoy the most popular sights with hidden spots.

Begin your journey at Cabo da Roca, the most western point in Europe! Wander through a hidden beach that you can enjoy all by yourself. Dive deeper into the fairytale as you arrive at a convent carved in rock, where everything seems to come out of a storybook. More beautiful views, castles, and charming alleys are going to be on your way while you listen to great tales about this amazing town.

Make your taste buds dance with some truly local Sintra pastry, made exclusively in this area. Not only can you see the most gorgeous spots in town, but all your entrances and travel costs are covered, you only have to enjoy the beauty around. Of course, this tour is 100% customizable to your wishes.

Our amazing locals can’t wait to meet you and show you around. Get insights from an anthropologist by choosing Silvia as a host. Sofia brings lots and lots of energy to your tour and Henrique and Bruno are ready to share their traveling stories with you.

If you'd like to visit with more than 3 persons, simply book multiple locals for the perfect private tour!

So, are you ready to discover charming Sintra? Check out the locals' profiles, pick your favorite​ local and enjoy your stay in this fairytale land!

This is the plan

Sintra train station
We meet in the train station and begin our journey!
Cabo da Roca
Reach the most western point in Europe! Stunning view of the coast.
Praya da Ursa
Get an amazing view from above of a secret beach, known mostly by locals!
Convento of the Capuchos
Enjoy the silence of a deserted convent, carved in rock, and covered on the inside with cork.
Castelo dos Mouros
See all Sintra from above from the walls of the old Moorish fortress. Get the best view of Pena Palace!
Old town of Sintra
The tour ends in the old town, where you can wander around the narrow streets of the village!

Feel free to personalize this offer with the host of your choice

Day trip details

Private Day trip
Mode of transport
Car (cost included)
4 hours
Nr. of guests
1 - 3 persons
Meeting point
Sintra, Portugal
Guest pick-up
instant confirmation
  • checkFree cancellation up to 14 days before experience date
  • closeNo refunds within 14 days of experience date

What's included
checkEntrance tickets
checkPrivate guide
checkEntrance tickets to Moorish Castle and Convento dos Capuchos
check2 traditional pastries, originated from Sintra
check1 bottle of water
check1 non alcoholic drinks

about Withlocals Originals

  • Experience the heart
    of the city

  • With the host of
    your choice

  • Private. Affordable.
    And 100% You.


How it works:

  1. 1 Choose the theme of your tour.
  2. 2 Pick your favorite local as your private guide.
  3. 3 Let your guide personalize anything you like.


Now you can enjoy the true heart of the city in the most personal and unique way.