Castelo dos Mouros

Castelo dos Mouros

Piercing Sintra's skyline, Castelo dos Mouros is perched high above the town centre and perfectly-positioned for views aplenty. This 8th-century fortress is another example of the area's Moorish heritage and snakes across dramatic mountain ridges. Climb up to this atmospheric spot and lap up the vistas of the Atlantic on the horizon.

Tivoli Palacio de Seteais
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Tivoli Palacio de Seteais

Sintra, Lisbon Coast

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Based on 1412 reviews

0.5 Km to Castelo dos Mouros

  • Perfect for adults
  • Beautiful architecture
  • Stylish ballroom restaurant
  • Elegant and sophisticated luxury hotel
  • Pool set in botanic gardens
Tivoli Sintra Hotel

Tivoli Sintra Hotel

Sintra, Lisbon Coast

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Based on 1960 reviews

0.6 Km to Castelo dos Mouros

  • UNESCO world heritage location
  • Rooftop bar
  • Excellent restaurant
  • Direct access to Sintra's National Palace
  • Triple rooms available
Penha Longa Resort
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Penha Longa Resort

Sintra, Lisbon Coast

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Based on 1805 reviews

3.5 Km to Castelo dos Mouros

  • Perfect for dining
  • Fine dining with Michelin starred restaurant
  • Luxury spa and wellness centre
  • Excellent facilities
  • Picturesque surroundings
Palácio Nacional da Pena

Palácio Nacional da Pena

Sintra, Lisbon Coast

Step into your very own fairytale at Palácio Nacional da Pena. With lemon-yellow domes and pink turrets, it's one of the most breathtaking sights in Portugal. Admire the 19th-century Romanticism as you...

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Poço Iniciático

Poço Iniciático

Lisbon Coast

Make for magical Sintra to discover spellbinding Quinta da Regaleira. This romantic mansion is embellished with statues galore but the real draw is Poço Iniciático. Spiralling six storeys into the ground, this...

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Quinta da Regaleira

Quinta da Regaleira

Sintra, Lisbon Coast

Enter the enchanting grounds and Gothic 20th-century mansion of Quinta da Regaleira and prepare to lose yourself among its hidden wonders. Discover underground tunnels, hidden caves, mysterious wells and Gothic...

0.7 Km to Castelo dos Mouros - Map