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Park and National Palace of Pena
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US$16,66*
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Pena Palace and Park Skip-The-Line Admission...
Ranked #2 of 79 things to do in Sintra
Certificate of Excellence
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Fee: Yes
Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Not much is said in these reviews regarding the horseback riding at Pena park. I would never have know it even existed if not for the website, but it was so lovely! The communication was a little bit hard for scheduling, but the views were amazing, the horses were calm and very sweet and the guide did a great job telling us what we were seeing. The price was very reasonable (30 euros for 90 minutes and they have longer and shorter options as well).

It is walk only, but still quite interesting as you are walking up and down the mountain and can see many of the highlights of the park in a short time without hiking. There were some lovely views of the castle and of the surrounding area. It was a very enjoyable ride and I would recommend it to anyone with some riding experience. It was a great way to see the park in a short time.

1  Thank Shira H
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Like many tourist places, this is totally spoiled by the tourists. There was a continuous 2 deep queue snaking through the building, frequent hold ups, no time to look at an object. And this was a Wednesday at the end of June.

1  Thank Kenneth F
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful! We walked up to it from Sintra. Visited the palace. Very crowded. Held up by very slow moving visitors blocking the one way system of viewing . Had lunch on the terrace which was good value for money. Enjoyed walking through the park. Great views.

1  Thank Ssaundersmacc
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visiting this Palace is surreal! It looks like something from an animated movie, or maybe even a designers cake! But someone live here.. and the opportunity to visit the bedrooms, study rooms, bathrooms, etc, is like living inside a fantasy for a little while, rather than thinking about it!

Thank TMelendez
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

WHAT A NIGHTMARE. If you like turn.if the century furniture like you'd of found in Grandmas house then you will love it. Terrible to access, not much parking, loads of very hilly walking. Long queues moving super slow for very boring attractions. To be fair the palace structure is ok but if you've limited time then do something else like maybe sleep.

1  Thank David H
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