Sintra is a town and a region in the Grande Lisboa subregion (Lisbon Region) of Portugal. The district contains two urban communities: Queluz and Agualva-Cacém. The populace in 2011 was 377,835, in a territory of 319.23 km².
Sintra is known for its numerous nineteenth century Romantic building landmarks, which has brought about its arrangement as an UNESCO World Heritage Site. Despite the fact that its legacy in structures and nature is the most noticeable face of the memorable singularity of Sintra, an entire artistic legacy has made the zone an unbelievable reference in Portuguese society. It has turned into a significant traveler focus, went to by numerous day-trippers who go from the urbanized suburbs and capital of Lisbon. Notwithstanding the Sintra Mountains and Sintra-Cascais Nature Park, the areas of the town of Sintra are specked by regal retreats, bequests, mansions and different structures, including the Castelo dos Mouros, the Pena National Palace and the Sintra National Palace.
In 2015, Pena National Palace was viewed as the most delightful mansion in Europe, by EBD. This castle has roused a percentage of the disney dream palaces after the Neuschwanstein was implicit Baviera.
Sintra is only 20min commute from Lisbon, making the most mainstream spot for a day trip outside Lisbon.
It’s likewise well known Regaleira Palace, Monserrate and Cabo da Roca, the european westernmost point.