If you go to Sintra, don't miss the chance to visit the westernmost point of mainland Europe, Cabo da Roca
The Cabo da Roca is the most westerly point of mainland Europe and is a barren, wind-blasted landscape of massive cliffs and raging seas. The main attraction of the Cabo da Roca is the raw beauty of nature. There are short hiking routes along the cliff tops, but most visitors head here for the…
Have you been to the easternmost point of Europe? You can after visiting Cabo do Roca. How cool is that?!
“Great gardens, beautiful palace, amazing view and please be aware of the queues!”
“The local's favorite beach. The best beach for surf, wind and kitesufers. ”
“This Moorish Castle built in the 8th century is in the romantic playground of Sintra. It is a UNESCO World Heritage Site and no more than 25 minutes by car. My advise would be to take an Uber taxi to avoid winding, narrow roads and difficult parking. Alternatively bus tours are available or I can recommend a good driver for the day.”
“Praia Grande, the beach where you can feel and see that the earth is round.”