Explore a palace that many consider the most romantic in Portugal. Visit the beautiful building and the enchanting garden.
Rating by Beate on 02. July 2019
Skip the line to Monserrate Palace and explore a stunning private house and former chapel
Explore the eclecticism of the 19th century as well as Gothic, Moorish and Indian influences and discover the interesting plant motifs everywhere.
Visit one of Portugal's richest and most romantic botanical gardens with a lake, several springs and wells, grottos and plant species from all over the world.
You cannot visit Lisbon without making a trip to Sintra. Get to Monserrate Palace without queuing and explore a former 16th century chapel and private house. See the amazing decorations, stroll through the gardens of this unique UNESCO World Heritage Site and see special plant species from around the world!
If life were a fairy tale, you can bet that a few matching kings would hide in Sintra, one of Portugal's most beautiful and romantic architectural triumphs.
You too will feel like a picture book figure in an enchanted forest as you stroll through gardens filled with plants and flowers from all over the world. There is a lake, a fountain, beautiful springs and grottos - and much more magic to photograph, so come early!
Look at the Gothic and Indian influences and take some time to smell the flowers planted according to their geographical origin.
The last entrance to the palace is 30 minutes before closing time, to the park 60 minutes before closing time.
Palace: Mo-Sun: 09:30 - 19:00.
Park: Mo-Sun: 09:30 - 20:00.
Children under the age of 6 are admitted free of charge and do not need a ticket.
This tour is wheelchair accessible.
• Access to the palace
• Access to the park
Monserrate Palace, Sintra, Sintra, 2710-405, Lisbon. Arrival by train: Take the train to Sintra from Oriente, Rossio or Entrecampos railway station in Lisbon. In Sintra take the Scotturb bus no. 435 to Monserrate.
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