best things to do in Sintra Portugal - Cabo da Roca
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Things to See & Do in Sintra: Palaces, Beaches, Forests And Food

• Pena Palace: A mishmash of architectural styles and killer views.

• Castle of the Moors: Both ancient and modern architecture from a high vantage point.

• Regaleira Estate: Occult symbolism galore, hidden in fancy gardens and constructions.

• National Palace: Well-preserved with some unique features, including giant exhaust pipes.

• Monserrate Palace: Gothic meets Islamic in a chill, secluded setting.

• Convento dos Capuchos: Stay in a cork-built monastery and get lost in the Sintra forest.

• Cabo da Roca: The dramatic westernmost point of Europe that will stir your soul.

• Praia da Ursa: A stunning hidden cove for adventurous hikers to discover.

• Santuário da Peninha: Breathtaking views from a mountainside monastery. Worth the trek.

• São Pedro de Penaferrim’s Market: Local tradition and homemade goodies await at this charming marketplace.

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