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Parque de Monserrate

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Address: Sintra, Portugal
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Not so snowed but worth to see

Very nice Park. Beautiful gardens and trees. Ideal to spent more time (like for a picnic). Very romantic

Reviewed 1 week ago

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36 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very nice Park. Beautiful gardens and trees. Ideal to spent more time (like for a picnic). Very romantic

Thank mzdenia
Stornoway, United Kingdom
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55 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

went here after Penn palace and really enjoyed walking around the grounds.it was a warm dry day also so it was very enjoyable.Fewer visitors here than at penn palace so was able to take our time walking through the grounds.

Thank Peggy M
Rijeka, Croatia
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1,357 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 667 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The park is a fantastic, romantic and exotical place, created by William Beckford at the end of the 18th century. The local Portuguese species (cork oak, arbutus and holly trees) are combined with many others which origin is from all continents around the world. More than 2500 species of plants can be found in this beautiful landscape.

Thank Borzov
Horsham, United Kingdom
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80 reviews
71 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Monserrate Park, which is located a few miles out of the wonderful old Town of Sintra, Portugal, is a captivating place. There are small vehicles which can take you from the gate to the House but we chose to walk down the side leafy lane. The carving is of Oriental influence as it is so refined and delicate in design... More 

Thank Paul R
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4 attraction reviews
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Loved how it was so solo, with a forest all around it. It was a hike down hill to, I had a total knee replacement 2 1/2 months before my trip to Portugal and Spain. Ice was needed most nights but wouldn't have missed any of the sights along the way. I did pay for a ride back to the... More 

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 April 2017 via mobile

We have visited several of the places and found that each has something different from the previous ones. This palace has most rooms empty but the design and history is interesting. The valley view from the palace is fabulous ! Has a small cafe to sit down and chill ! It's worth it.

Thank Marius L
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136 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 April 2017

It was a bit expensive to get in but well worth the price as we spent a good couple of hours exploring the grounds and looking around the palace. This palace is extremely different from the type of thing you usually get in Portugal so it was quite refreshing, and the detail in the walls and decorations of the palace... More 

Thank Luci R
Heraklion, Greece
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

Really nice garden to walk around. Go around and visit the huge trees and the lakes and of course do not miss the main building the palace of Montserrate!!

Thank Manos P
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 April 2017 via mobile

It was so worth the walk from the bustle of Sintra central and then the challenging climb through beautiful gardens to the top. Entrance fee was modest for such a well preserved place in such a superb setting. We definitely deserved a cold beer after the descent!

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Torpoint, United Kingdom
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265 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 139 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 April 2017

Loved this place and we all greatly enjoyed the meal in café where the staff were very helpful and attentive.

1 Thank David W

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