Thursday, July 14, 2011

Sintra, Portugal

Sintra is a small town 40 minutes by train outside of Lisbon. It is an ancient town with a fantastic Sintra National Palace (the best preserved Medieval Royal Palace in Portugal) in the center, and a 8th or 9th Century Moorish castle on the hill (a 45 minute walk straight up the mountain). There's also a fairytale-like Romanticist palace on top of the opposite mountain called the Pena National Palace. Here are photos of the town of Sintra.

Visit authentic France for yourself on our Tours

No comments:

Post a Comment