Destination guide

Why people love visiting historical Sintra

Take a holiday to Sintra and enjoy the area's history, museums and monuments. Renowned for its cafes, gardens and sightseeing, this city welcomes all visitors. Quinta da Regaleira and Sintra National Palace are just a couple of the must-see attractions. A holiday rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.


Sightseeing in and around Sintra

Do you want to find things to do during your stay? Venture out of your holiday home and check out everything that makes Sintra a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. Here are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Lisbon Oceanarium (16.4 mi / 26.4 km)
  • Pena Park (0.8 mi / 1.3 km)
  • Adrenunes Dolmen (3.9 mi / 6.3 km)
  • Adraga Beach (4.8 mi / 7.8 km)
  • Estoril Golf Club (5.5 mi / 8.8 km)
  • Lisbon Sports Club (6.4 mi / 10.3 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the gardens and other natural features in Sintra

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Sintra is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are some of the area's most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Guincho Beach (6.1 mi / 9.9 km)
  • Cascais Beach (7.1 mi / 11.4 km)
  • Pena Park (0.8 mi / 1.3 km)
  • Macas Beach (4.4 mi / 7.1 km)
  • Grande Beach (4.6 mi / 7.4 km)
  • Adraga Beach (4.8 mi / 7.8 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Sintra

The nearest airport is in Cascais (CAT), located 5.5 mi (8.9 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could also fly into Lisbon (LIS-Humberto Delgado), which is 14.5 mi (23.3 km) away.

How many holiday accommodation are available around Municipality of Sintra?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 6,180 holiday rentals around Municipality of Sintra. From 260 villas to 901 holiday houses, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay around Municipality of Sintra is on Stayz.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Municipality of Sintra?

There are many lovely places to stay for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Municipality of Sintra. From Stayz travellers, the popular destinations to visit are:

  • Colares: 1,521 holiday rentals
  • Praia das Maçãs: 1,215 holiday rentals
  • Azenhas do Mar: 1,237 holiday rentals
  • Galamares: 1,253 holiday rentals
  • Casal de Cambra: 4,996 holiday rentals

Stayz offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Municipality of Sintra! Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Municipality of Sintra?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the cities in Municipality of Sintra with the largest selection of holiday rentals for a perfect city break:

  • Colares: 1,521 holiday homes
  • Rio de Mouro: 3,757 holiday homes
  • Ericeira: 695 holiday homes
  • Costa da Caparica: 425 holiday homes
  • Quinta do Conde: 826 holiday homes

For other cities, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

Near which points of interest can I spend my holidays in Municipality of Sintra?

Stayz offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places to visit in Municipality of Sintra. From Stayz travellers, the more popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Sao Martinho Church: 6,517 holiday rentals
  • Belas Clube de Campo Golf Course: 6,634 holiday rentals
  • Macas Beach: 4,225 holiday rentals
  • Castle of the Moors: 6,543 holiday rentals
  • Sintra National Palace: 6,515 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Municipality of Sintra listed on Stayz where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection of holiday homes.

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