National Palace of Sintra

The “Palácio Nacional de Sintra” (National Palace of Sintra), or “Palácio da Vila” (Palace of the Village), began to be built in the XV century, taking advantage of an old construction of the Muslim era, culminating in the mid-eighteenth century … Read More

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Drawing in Sintra – 2º edition

Drawing in Sintra / 2º edition A detail, a landscape, a line, only stain. Sintra Houses by Lendas de Sintra® organizes another thematic workshop on October 13th, with a place in the inspiring Sintra Town.  The proposal will be to awaken … Read More

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Drawing Workshop “Scratches and Echoes of Sintra”

Drawing Workshop “Scratches and Echoes of Sintra” A detail, a landscape, a line, only stain. Sintra Houses by Lendas de Sintra®, is pleased to announce its 2nd Thematic Workshop scheduled for October 6th, which will take place in the beautiful … Read More

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Drawing in Sintra

1º Workshop Drawing in Sintra

Drawing in Sintra A detail, a landscape, a line, only stain. Sintra Houses by Lendas de Sintra® is pleased to announce its 1st Thematic Workshop scheduled* for  15 and 22 September, which will take place in the inspiring Sintra Town. In … Read More

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Green Key Award

Sintra Houses are a Green Key Eco Friendly Holiday Houses

You are staying at a Green Key Self-Catering Holiday Houses, which makes a special effort to protect the environment and therefore the climate. We have made improvements to ensure that both we, and you as our guest, are “greener”. Green … Read More

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Moorish Castle - Entrance (The Castle of the Moors)

Moorish Castle

The Moorish Castle is a fortification built in around the 10th century by the North African Moors, during their conquest of the Iberian Peninsula. They choose a strategic military location, high in the mountains between two rings of granite walls, … Read More

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The courtyard of Capuchos Convent, in symbiosis with the environment

Convent of the Capuchos

In the middle of a dense forest and gigantic granite rocks of the Sintra Mountain Natural Park, lays the Capuchos Convent, an austere Franciscan monastery, with minimal impact on the natural environment and with an extremely simplistic design. The construction … Read More

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VillaMaria CasadaCapela Sintra Houses

Vacation Home Rentals by Sintra Houses

Villa Maria and Casa da Capela, are two magnificent holiday houses, located in the Protected Area of Sintra-Cascais Natural Park, classified as a UNESCO World Heritage Site in the category of “Cultural Landscape” of Sintra. Villa Maria is a picturesque … Read More

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Queijada de Sintra XL

Queijada de Sintra | XL

Instead of leaving the house to buy a package of the famous Queijadas of Sintra, why not make it a family team event and, in a fast and funny way, bake the famous pastry Queijada de Sintra in XL format? … Read More

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Adega Viúva Gomes, Colares Wines and Vineyards

Colares Wines and Vineyards

Why are Colares vineyards so different? Everything is different, the weather and the coastline – strong maritime winds, having the vineyards, as sole protection, palisades made of natural wood. Also unique is the fact that the vineyards are planted into … Read More

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