Quinta da Regaleira, Sintra

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World Heritage Site Quinta da Regaleira boasts romantic architecture and a lush park. Walk through the park and past lakes, wells, fountains, and statues. The palace, which was completed in 1910 and nicknamed the Palace of Monteiro the millionaire for its former owner, is the work of Italian architect Luigi Manini using Roman, Gothic, Renaissance, and Manueline influences. Notice the palace's gargoyles and octagonal tower, among other distinctive attributes, as well as its intricate, multi-level chapel. Take in views of the Castle of Moors and Pena Palace. For Quinta da Regaleira and beyond, use our Sintra vacation builder app to get the most from your Sintra vacation.
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  • Beautiful palace and gardens....a must see when in Sintra! Probably my favorite of the "Sintra must-sees"! 
    Beautiful palace and gardens....a must see when in Sintra! Probably my favorite of the "Sintra must-sees"!  more »
  • I definitely expected more from this attraction. The gardens are amazing especially in spring but the palace and the other parts you can visit are slightly disappointing. I expected much more from... 
    I definitely expected more from this attraction. The gardens are amazing especially in spring but the palace and the other parts you can visit are slightly disappointing. I expected much more from...  more »
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  • This place is absolutely stunning- like out of a fairytale. I’ve been several times and every time I see something new and still get the same feeling of amazement. It maybe easiest to get tickets in advance because the line is long. Also, I want to point out how lovely the woman that runs the gift shop is. She was such a pleasant and positive person to speak with, and all the gifts are beautiful.
  • In my opinion, this is the best place to visit in Sintra. Wonderful rock structures, labyrinth caves, amazing plants, and a great view of the area. Be aware that there will be a long line to see the famous 'inverted tower'. Parking is pretty much impossible here, so park downtown and walk (10-15 minutes) instead.

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