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Park and National Palace of Pena

Estrada da Pena, Sintra 2710-609, Portugal
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good26%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“the bus” (578 reviews)
“fairy tale” (333 reviews)
“moorish castle” (357 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Estrada da Pena, Sintra 2710-609, Portugal
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Reviewed yesterday

Again very steep hills up to the very interesting castle, there is a bus possibility (3 Euros), which you can buy also in the ticket office with the entre fees, which are 9 Euros for Adults and 7.50 Euros for seniors over 65. Many nice...More

Thank evdg2014
Reviewed 2 days ago

Must visit place if you come to Sintra for a panoramic view. From here you can see palace around there, even the sea if the weather was good. Ticket to visit is not expensive if compare with another attraction around EU. Should spent time to...More

Thank Ngoc N
Reviewed 2 days ago

We arrived at Pena Castle with our cruise group and took the shuttle bus up to the palace. It was located uphill and the ruins of a craggy Moorish castle overlooking a sleepy village. There were also many things to see inside the Palace. Sintra...More

Thank YTCHENG
Reviewed 2 days ago

4 hours traveling and queue time half an hour in queues meandering through this palace is enough for a group of well travelled people to say this was the worst day they had with little or no benefits. So really think when you arrive the...More

Thank Littlealba
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We took a bus that went right to the doorstep (but we alighted first at the Moorish Castle to buy tickets because we were worried that the queue outside the palace was very long). The slope or shortcut leading up to the palace was steep...More

Thank Isaiah K
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I think Portugal is relatively inexpensive. But the visit to Pena Palace is not. Aside from the hefty entrance fee, you would need transportation to get to the palace from The town center of Sintra. It’s not very far,but it’s steep uphill and extremely narrow...More

1  Thank luluza44
Reviewed 5 days ago

Sintra is a must-see must-go must-everything destination. If you are in Portugal, make sure you don't miss this town. We came from Lisbon by Uber Taxi. The ride was joyful, but the destination was even much more enchanting. The taxi drove us up the hill...More

Thank Manal_Shihab
Reviewed 5 days ago

As someone who's tired of European castles, this one that seems straight out of a fantasy novel is like nothing I've ever seen before. It's colorful, lively, easy to visit (circular!) and really beautiful (inside as well). the gardens and view of the Atlantic are...More

Thank Sharon K
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

The area itself is magnificent. Went here on a day trip, but I feel a multiple night stay is justified as there is so much to see. Took the bus to the Pena palace which is an adventure in itself. I can not believe how...More

Thank Donald P
Reviewed 5 days ago

The Pena Palace is of course a major tourist attraction so expect lots of tourists! My advice would be to get there as early as possible before the crowds become too unwieldy. There is a bus 434 which starts from outside the railway station at...More

Thank Mark H
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crybabyvonne
25 November 2017|
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Response from Oiling | Reviewed this property |
We bought our tickets at their ticket office when we got there.
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Alia J
14 November 2017|
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Response from Dallas N | Reviewed this property |
Hi, The feedback from Tryfan is spot on. Enjoy the trip as it’s a fantastic change from the hustle and bustle of Lisbon.
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deeds947
9 November 2017|
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Response from Mariean | Reviewed this property |
We walked there (even walked all the way up to the Pena Palace from the train station). Depending on how you like to walk, it's a nice place to visit all by yourself but you don't have all the historical info.
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