Sintra, Serra de Mitérios Seculares

  • Duration: 6
  • Runs On: Saturday
  • Price from: 78€

Come with us to meet a more mystical and occult Sierra de Sintra side, Humanity Universal Heritage. On this tour we will know its people and customs. Come and feel what is considered the most beautiful Portugal Sierra, but also the most mystical. We take you to its highest points, its secrets and mysteries, as the “Capuchos” Convent, where even today it is said that “those who wish to penetrate the mystery of the convent must first die.” Have lunch at a rural tavern and sample the genuine flavor of this land.

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78€ per person
75€ per person
in the family pack (2 adults + 2 children)
75€ per person for groups (minimum 8 people)


All Saturdays

July 2013 – 20, 27
August 2013 – 3, 10, 17, 24, 31
September 2013 – 7, 14, 21, 28



  • Water and pastry
  • Entrance ticket + “Capuchos” convent certified guide
  • Rural tavern lunch
  • Lisboa, Sintra, Cascais meeting and delivery point
  • Track guide
  • Obligatory insurance


Advised Equipment

(depending on weather)

  • Comfortable shoes soled nuts, preferably suitable for trekking
  • Hat for sun or umbrella
  • Waterproof / wind stopper
  • Sun glasses
  • Sunscreen (factor 40)
  • Comfortable clothes and pants suitable for trekking, preferably
  • 1.5 l of water

7 Reasons

  • Discover the “Capuchos” Convent, built in 1560, dug around in pure rock and hidden by lush vegetation and inhabited by the Franciscan Order
  • Come to a major route botanist, for its rarity and value
  • Walk through the interior of the Moon Hill, classified as a Nature Reserve
  • Visit the megalithic monument
  • Marvel the endless views of one of the highest points, the “Peninha” Shrine
  • Meet one of the sierra villages, their fields and grazing
  • Have lunch at a rural tavern


Meeting Points

Lisbon – Cais do Sodré  train station – 8h00 am
Sintra – Railway station – 8h30 am
Cascais – Railway station – 9h00 am



The beginning: “Capuchos” convent, 9h30 am
Duration: 6 hours
Minimum /Maximum Participants: 4/16
Not suitable activity for children under 8 years
Difficulty:   Moderate (Moderate)


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