Sintra
in Sintra of Lisbon District, Portugal

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
38.801 and -9.378 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 38° 48' 3" and W -9° 22' 41"
Currency and Currency Code:
Euro - EUR
Spoken languages:
Portuguese
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 02:21 AM (Tuesday)
Timezone: Europe/Lisbon
UTC/GMT offset: -1 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:18 am and 9:05 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-40.650 and 172.433 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Paturau River
References
This place on Wikipedia
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Current travel safety evaluation for Portugal in Southern Europe

Safety Score: 3,0 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning we advice caution when travelling to Portugal.

Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning Portugal. Last Update: 2022-07-04 07:29:30

Discover Sintra

Sintra in Sintra (Lisbon District) with it's 26,193 citizens is a city in Portugal about 14 mi (or 23 km) north-west of Lisbon, the country's capital city.

Local time in Sintra is now 02:21 AM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named Europe / Lisbon with an UTC offset of one hour. We know of 9 airports in the vicinity of Sintra, of which 3 are larger airports. The closest airport in Portugal is Lisbon Portela Airport in a distance of 13 mi (or 21 km), East. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There are two Unesco world heritage sites nearby. The closest heritage site in Portugal is Monastery of the Hieronymites and Tower of Belém in Lisbon in a distance of 33 mi (or 53 km), East. We discovered 5 points of interest in the vicinity of this place. Looking for a place to stay? we compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.

When in this area, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Oeiras, Mafra, Almada, Lisbon and Torres Vedras. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 22°C / 72 °F

Morning Temperature 17°C / 62 °F
Evening Temperature 20°C / 68 °F
Night Temperature 18°C / 64 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 67%
Air Pressure 1018 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 8 km/h (5 mph) from East
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 4% of sky
General Conditions Sky is clear

Wednesday, 6th of July 2022

23°C (74 °F)
20°C (68 °F)
Sky is clear, gentle breeze, clear sky.

Thursday, 7th of July 2022

27°C (81 °F)
22°C (72 °F)
Sky is clear, moderate breeze, clear sky.

Friday, 8th of July 2022

28°C (83 °F)
22°C (72 °F)
Sky is clear, moderate breeze, clear sky.

Hotels and Places to Stay

Penha Longa Resort

Address
2,8 mi
Estrada da Lagoa Azul, Linho, Quinta da Penha Longa
2714-511 Lisbon
Portugal

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Lawrence's Hotel

Address
0,8 mi
Rua Consiglieri Pedroso, 38-40
2710-550 Sintra
Portugal

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:30
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Tivoli Palácio de Seteais Heritage Hotel

Address
1,1 mi
Rua Barbosa Du Bocage 8
2710-517 Sintra
Portugal

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


THE RESIDENCES AT VICTORIA

Address
2,2 mi
AVENIDA DOS DESCOBRIMENTOS N 7
8125309 VILAMOURA
Portugal

Time Information

Checkout: - Checkin:
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Pestana Sintra Golf Resort & SPA Hotel

Address
2,8 mi
Rua do Mato da Mina no 1
2710-692 Linhó,Sintra
Portugal

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Lagoas Park

Address
7,0 mi
Rua Encosta das Lagoas, Lagoas Park
2740-245 Porto Salvo
Portugal

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Sintra Boutique Hotel

Address
0,7 mi
Rua Visconde de Monserrate 40
2710-232 Sintra
Portugal

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Tivoli Sintra

Address
0,8 mi
Praca Da Republica
2710-616 Sintra
Portugal

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


OH Casa Sintra

Address
0,2 mi
Rua Gago Coutinho, 2
2710-566 Sintra
Portugal

Time Information

Checkout: 11:30 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


VIP Inn Miramonte

Address
4,7 mi
Av. Do Atlantico 155
2705-287 Colares
Portugal

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Videos from this area

These are videos related to the place based on their proximity to this place.

Pedro Pinto quer feira popular em Sintra junto à estação ferroviária de Meleças

Published: August 06, 2013
Length: 40:05 min
Rating: 1 of 5
Author: TudosobreSintra

O cabeça de lista da coligação "Sintra Pode Mais" (PSD/CDS-PP/MPT), Pedro Pinto, quer que Sintra "assuma o seu papel de segundo município do país, porque infelizmente nas áreas fundamentais...


Apresentação da candidatura da CDU a Sintra nas Autárquicas de 2013

Published: February 08, 2013
Length: 35:29 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: TudosobreSintra

Link directo para a intervenção de António Filipe, candidato a presidente da mesa da Assembleia Municipal de Sintra: http://youtu.be/3XWpcEzi_zs?t=29s Link para a intervenção de Pedro...


9 JOR - 1º Dezembro x União Mucifalense (3-3) - 14.DEZ.2013

Published: February 03, 2015
Length: 06:22 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Rui Couchinho

AF Lisboa Séries D1 Série 9 Fut.7 Jun.D S12 2013/14 14.DEZ.2013.


Candidatura de Nuno da Câmara Pereira aspira a partido regional

Published: August 06, 2013
Length: 46:26 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: TudosobreSintra

Nuno da Câmara Pereira entregou ontem no Tribunal de Sintra as listas do "SIM - Movimento Independentes Sintra" a todos os órgãos autárquicos, e mostrou-se interessado em vir a transformar...


Desfrutando do Outono em Sintra - 17/11/2013

Published: November 17, 2013
Length: 56:14 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Jose Manteigas

A luz, as cores fugazes e aquele sentir de Outono - estarão sempre à tua espera em Sintra... desde que saibas colocar-te em estado de atenção expectante...


Sintra - Lisbon Day Trip

Published: November 07, 2018
Length: 34:30 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Andrew Prior

Sintra - Lisbon Day Trip - Lisbon Series - Episode Two of Six Recently on my honeymoon I left my husband at home and went to Lisbon. That's right. So this ...


Day Trip to Sintra (Vlog 106)

Published: February 28, 2018
Length: 49:03 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: May Naing

Day Trip to Sintra from Lisbon.


EXPLORING SINTRA | PALACIO DE PENA

Published: November 02, 2018
Length: 58:30 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Ollie and the Captain

After a shocking Airbnb experience on our first night in Lisbon, we decided to treat ourselves to an incredibly affordable train trip to Sintra and explore the ...


Europe tour day 19

Published: July 23, 2018
Length: 34:32 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Andrei Riderineurope

I just arrived in Sintra on my 'The West and North' trip. Check out the full story at ...


Красивые места Португалии. Sintra и ее окрестности.

Published: August 07, 2018
Length: 04:36 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Наша новая жизнь в Португалии. Все для ребенк

Португалия известна не только Атлантическим океаном..удивительной ее делают и горы, покрытые соснами, эвка...


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Attractions and noteworthy things

Distances are based on the centre of the city/town and sightseeing location. This list contains brief abstracts about monuments, holiday activities, national parcs, museums, organisations and more from the area as well as interesting facts about the region itself. Where available, you'll find the corresponding homepage. Otherwise the related wikipedia article.

Pena National Palace

The Pena National Palace (Portuguese: Palácio Nacional da Pena) is a Romanticist palace in São Pedro de Penaferrim, municipality of Sintra, Portugal. The palace stands on the top of a hill above the town of Sintra, and on a clear day it can be easily seen from Lisbon and much of its metropolitan area. It is a national monument and constitutes one of the major expressions of 19th century Romanticism in the world.

Located at 38.7878, -9.39056 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Palaces in Portugal, Royal residences in Portugal, Sintra, 19th-century architecture

Portuguese Air Force Academy

The Portuguese Air Force Academy (AFA, Academia da Força Aérea in Portuguese) is a Portuguese military higher education institution whose aim is to provide all its students with the training and the experience that will enable them to graduate having gained the knowledge and the character qualities that are essential for leadership, and the motivation to become Portuguese Air Force officers. It comprises both university and polytechnical programmes.

Located at 38.8368, -9.33548 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Portuguese Air Force, Air force academies, Higher education in Portugal, Educational institutions established in 1978

Sintra Mountains

The Sintra Mountains or locally the Serra De Sintra is a mountain range in western Portugal. Its highest point is (1,736 feet) is near Sintra. The range covers about 10 miles (16 km) from the resort town of Sintra to Cabo da Roca on the Atlantic Ocean. It was known to the Ancient World as Lunae Mons (mountains of the Moon) and was the legendary retreat of Diana the Huntress (Cynthia to the Romans, hence Çintra).

Located at 38.7872, -9.39167 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Mountain ranges of Portugal

Algueirão–Mem Martins

Algueirão – Mem Martins is a Portuguese freguesia, belonging to the Sintra Municipality. It has an area of 16.37 km² and a population of 66,250 (2011), having a population density of about 4000 hab/km². This makes it one of the most densely populated towns in Portugal. It was promoted from village to town on February 1, 1988.

Located at 38.8, -9.35 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Parishes of Sintra

Sintra National Palace

The Sintra National Palace (Portuguese: Palácio Nacional de Sintra), also called Town Palace (Palácio da Vila Vila=Town) is located in the town of Sintra, in Portugal near Lisbon. It is the best preserved medieval Royal Palace in Portugal, having been inhabited more or less continuously at least from the early 15th up to the late 19th century. It is an important tourist attraction and is part of the Cultural landscape of Sintra, designated a World Heritage Site by UNESCO.

Located at 38.7978, -9.39083 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Buildings and structures completed in 1530, Royal residences in Portugal, Palaces in Portugal, Sintra

Seteais Palace

The Seteais Palace is a neoclassical palace located in Sintra, Portugal. It is now a luxury hotel, restaurant and a tourist attraction included in the Cultural Landscape of Sintra, listed as World Heritage Site by UNESCO.

Located at 38.7964, -9.39611 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Palaces in Portugal, 1780s architecture, Sintra, Neoclassical palaces, Neoclassical architecture in Portugal

São Pedro de Penaferrim (Sintra)

São Pedro de Penaferrim is a Portuguese civil parish, located in the municipality of Sintra. Many of Sintra's historical monuments are located in São Pedro de Penaferrim, including the Pena Palace and the Castle of the Moors.

Located at 38.769, -9.4 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Parishes of Sintra

Quinta da Regaleira

Quinta da Regaleira is an estate located near the historic center of Sintra, Portugal. It is classified as a World Heritage Site by UNESCO within the "Cultural Landscape of Sintra". Along with other palaces in this area, it is one of the principal tourist attractions of Sintra. It consists of a romantic palace and chapel, and a luxurious park featuring lakes, grottoes, wells, benches, fountains, and a vast array of exquisite constructions.

Located at 38.7964, -9.39603 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Palaces in Portugal, Sintra


This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Cintra, Sintra, Σίντρα, シントラ, Синтра