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Sintra

Would like to visit Sintra before starting our Portugal tour. Best suggestions on
how many days best to stay and any hotel
your recommend.

Posted by
4022 posts

Many cover this as a day trip by train from Lisbon.

The Tivoli Palacio de Seteais is a good hotel there.

Posted by
8889 posts

Sintra is a lovely place. It is easy to get to on a commuter train from Lisbon. If you are staying in Lisbon, I would do it as a day trip from there. One day should be enough.

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