The Best Day Trips from Lisbon
Hey there, fellow travelers! Today, we’re talking about the best day trips from Lisbon, Portugal. Lisbon is one of the top cities in Europe, and well worth visiting. It also makes a great base for some incredible day trips. If you are going to stay in Lisbon for a while, make time for some of these Lisbon day trips.
Sintra Just 30-45 minutes from Lisbon by train, Sintra is the top day trip from Lisbon that I recommend. Think of Sintra as the “Versailles of Portugal.” The best things to see in Sintra include:
Visit the Palacio da Pena, which sits on a hill overlooking Sintra. This 19th century palace is painted in many colors, and looks like something out of Disney World.In the National Palace, see collections of art and historic artifacts inside the best-preserved medieval palace in Portugal.Visit the ruins of the Moorish castle, or Castelo dos Mouros.Tip: if you are traveling with two or more people, it’s more economical to take a ta.... Continue Reading at Wolters World