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Park and National Palace of Pena

Estrada da Pena, Sintra 2710-609, Portugal
+351 21 923 7300
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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
Estrada da Pena, Sintra 2710-609, Portugal
+351 21 923 7300
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Pena Palace in Lisbon is an ugly place resembling a castle in a third rate theme park more than a palace! The colours are loud and the architecture a chaotic mix of different styles. There is not a central architectural theme. It bears no comparison...More

Thank Chris Chuk Ho M
Reviewed yesterday

Richardo at the Almirante Hotel says that we just have to see Sintra and selects a day trip for us for the following day taking in Cascais, Estoril and of course Sintra. At €82 per head it sounds expensive but that includes a 3 Course...More

Thank Maria N
Reviewed 2 days ago

We took bus 434 from outside the National Palace. It is a magical place with great views. We bought combo tickets for 3 sites at the train station. It saved us only about 3/4 euros but we were able to walk right into each of...More

Thank thetravelteam
Reviewed 2 days ago

Gorgeous! Breathtaking! Lovely! Give yourself a few hours to visit the park and palace. The palace is breathtaking, and it's interesting to learn the background story of how the king combined the monastery side with the additional palace side (color schemes and style, etc). Your...More

Thank SarahAndTerry
Reviewed 2 days ago

This is the most famous of all palaces in Portugal. It is interesting to see all the different architectural trends and different colors used. From this palace you have great views over other palaces like the Moorish palace.

Thank uribes
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This is a fantastic experience for anyone who loves history. It will help to familiarize yourself with the history of Portugal Kings to get the very most out of the visit. It is important to consider the timing of your visit. We went early at...More

Thank JVK084
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

You could spend at least half a day here. The house and grounds are breathtaking. It is quite amazing what was built some 500 years ago and has been maintained to such a high standard. Worth making the effort to travel from Lisbon to spend...More

Thank Hayles7
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Such a beautiful place with the most amazing views! Need to give yourself plenty of time because of shuttle buses and generally how busy it was. We ended up getting an individual tuk-tuk back down which added to the experience and was only 10 euros...More

Thank Leanne C
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Fantastic!!!!!! Gorgeous coloured castle like building, reminded me of childhood lego building. Panoramic views all round. Small cafe which was great for a warm drink as it was cool up there. Good shoes needed if you choose to walk up the short but slightly steep...More

Thank Rachel S
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Pena is such a beautiful palace, hard to describe you just have to see it for yourself. Definitely worth your time. The views are spectacular and the inside is also very interesting to see! All I would say is that €14,00 entrance fee for a...More

Thank R.a.w. M
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1 September 2017|
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Response from yumyum77 | Reviewed this property |
You buy it at the gate at the machine or kiosk with person
Toni P
27 July 2017|
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Response from shahrzadsedghi | Reviewed this property |
I was there a month ago, yeah it was a construction, but it wasn't bothering us.
24 July 2017|
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Response from WiMadcitytraveler | Reviewed this property |
We did not go to Cruz Alto so cannot answer that question. The park ticket would allow you to see the Chalet (perfect not worth going in), the Moorish fortress (we did not go in because it was raining very hard (you do not... More