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Parque de Monserrate

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Reviewed 2 days ago

This was one of the most happy places I ever saw. We were lucky and a wedding was about to start, so we could here music from the park. The park is charming, especially the cactus part where you see the ruins of the old...More

Thank Elena257
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

During summer it is the most quiet option in the area, since it is located further than the monuments "down town". The gardens will take you around 60-90minutes to walk around, although i didn't find it something special. The castle is nice although the interior...More

Thank Johnmir13
Reviewed 13 August 2018

You'll be able to visit this park if you buy a ticket for Quinta da Montserrate.It's very big and very beautiful,it's like a botanical garden,there are species from differents areas of the world.

Thank zuv
Reviewed 6 August 2018

This is a nice palace and certainly an incredible garden. The landscape is amazing and they have regional plants and micro climates that are worth visiting and exploring. I thought the actual Palace was beautiful but not worth more than 30 minutes to explore. The...More

Thank Tripp S
Reviewed 3 August 2018

we were more impressed with gardens around the palace. Palace itself has some interesting exhibitions and showing a great deal about renovation of the place. Gardens are the real jem.

Thank Jux2013
Reviewed 12 July 2018 via mobile

A lovely place. The grounds are more like a botanical garden, but I wish more plants were labeled. The inside of the palace is also quite lovely.

Thank Mozokel
Reviewed 11 July 2018

The gardens were luscious and green, with amazing views, serene waterfalls and cute stepping-stones. The 8 euro entry fee is worth it for what you'll encounter in the garden alone

Thank Chelsea B
Reviewed 1 July 2018

the inside is gorgeous, just like the other sintra palaces/castles, not overwhelming like pena but not like reagleira

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Reviewed 28 June 2018 via mobile

I wouldn't make this a destination, but if you have some spare time it provides a very pleasant walk through some very peaceful grounds.

Thank Runesyzygy
Reviewed 17 May 2018

The main palace was abandonned for many years but has been opened to the public. In a mauresque style, popular in the 19th century, it is an original building with plenty of charm. The most amazing thing is the park. Incredible gardens with many different...More

1  Thank Verneuil13
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