Palacio da Pena

Type: Architecture, Attractions, Day Trips, Great Views, Historic Sites, Romantic, Sightseeing, Unusual

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Portugal's very own Disneyland palace crowns the highest peak of the Serra de Sintra mountain range and is one of the most distinguished landmarks in the region. The 19th-century wonder conjures up an...  Read More


  • Romantic Things to Do: "Keep an eye on the weather. The mild micro-climate means that sometimes the palace is hidden by mist or low cloud."
  • Sightseeing: "Admission to the palace also includes access to the park."
  • Best for Romantic Things to Do Because: Even from a distance the palace conures up a sense of flamboyant romanticism, an emotion that strengthens as you approach this landmark wonder.
  • Best for Sightseeing Because: The fairytale Pena Palace completely captures the imagination of visitors who are enchanted by its whimsical architecture and splendid location.

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