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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.
Tours to Quinta da Regaleira
Sintra - Cascais Small Group Full Day Pena and Regaleira guided Tour from Lisbon BOOK WITH VIATOR FROM $90
Duration: 10 hours
Secrets of Sintra and Cascais Private Tour BOOK WITH VIATOR FROM $155
Duration: 8 hours
Quinta da Regaleira reviews
Huge domain with caves, tunnels, beautiful statues and beautiful edifices. You get lost really easily and that’s the fun of it. more »
We particularly wanted to visit Quinta da Regaleira because of the initiation well. We were not disappointed and the whole of this place was fascinating. We stayed near Sintra and found it quite... more »
Without a doubt the highlight of my trip to Portugal. If you’re planning on visiting, make sure to arrive early in the morning because there is just so much to see. Absolutely stunning and I’m honestly surprised that I hadn’t heard of it before. Lots of amazing underground passageways and corridors that connect one point to another; definitely an ideal place to come with children. I visited at a very peak time, but the sheer size of the place ensured that it wasn’t crowded. It seems endless, and even though I spent hours here, it still didn’t feel like enough because each and every structure needs time to appreciate. Highly recommended!!!
Fantastic Quinta. Inside there are many attractive spots. The stroll around this fantasy park will take at least 2 hours, but it is worth it. One will see the castle itself, two fantastic wells, sculptures and exotic plants. We enjoyed the walk but were very tired. There's no parking near Quinta, park the car in the town and walk about 700 m.
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