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The National Palace, Sintra

by Jose Custodio Vieira da Silva

  • 387 Want to read
  • 13 Currently reading

Published by Scala Publishers .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Palaces, chateaux, country houses,
  • Public, Commercial, or Industrial Buildings,
  • History - General,
  • Architecture Of Specific Structures,
  • Photography Of Specific Subjects,
  • Architecture,
  • Portugal,
  • International Architecture - European,
  • Domestic,
  • Architecture / General,
  • Sintra (Portugal),
  • Buildings, structures, etc,
  • Palacio Nacional (Sintra, Por,
  • Palâacio Nacional (Sintra, Portugal)

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages128
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9000609M
    ISBN 10185759181X
    ISBN 109781857591811

      The Pena Palace, or the Pena National Palace, is the colorful fairytale castle on the very top of the Sintra Mountains, overlooking the town. The Sintra National Palace is the white Palace with two large white chimneys, resembling a church, situated in the center of the Sintra village itself. According to Tripadvisor travellers, these are the best ways to experience National Palace of Queluz: 1-day tour to Queluz Palace, Mafra Monastery, Ericeira and Castelo dos (From US$) Queluz Royal Palace, Mafra Royal Palace and Convent Private Tour from Lisbon (From US$)/5(K).

      The Sintra Palace is unmissable. Situated in the historic center of Sintra, its white silhouette crowned by the 2 enormous conic chimneys, stand out in the Sintra landscape. Don’t forget to stroll through the old city streets in front of the palace. They are as charming as can be! Located 23 km away from Lisbon, there is a small town of Sintra that has been declared a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Its major attraction is the Pena National Palace. Among other great monuments of Sintra, there is the Castle of the Moors. Built in the 9th and 10th centuries, it was an important Moorish strategic point perched on top of the Sintra Mountains that controlled the main ways.

    The National Palace of Sintra indeed houses the most beautiful and noteworthy rooms. I was stunned by the highly ornamented octagonal couple that has 72 coats of arms of nobles painted on its walls. What impressed me too, were again the azulejos (tiles) depicting this time episodes of what looked like being the life of the royal family during. View deals for Sintra Marmòris Palace. Luxury-minded guests enjoy the free breakfast. Sintra National Palace is minutes away. WiFi and parking are free, and this guesthouse also features an indoor pool/10().


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The National Palace, Sintra by Jose Custodio Vieira da Silva Download PDF EPUB FB2

The National Palace of Sintra, located in the historic town centre combines various architectural styles among with Gothic and Manueline elements. Skip to content A A A. Format: Paperback. The National Palace in Sintra was once a royal palace, but is now a museum owned by the Portuguese State.

Located the pretty town of Sintra (a short distance west of Lisbon), it is of particular architectural interest because it The National Palace apparently the only surviving palace in Portugal that retains its mediaeval character.5/5(1).

Sintra National Palace is open: Sun - Sat AM - PM; Buy tickets in advance on Tripadvisor. If you book with Tripadvisor, you can cancel at least 24 hours before the start date of 4/5(5K). The National Palace, Sintra book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Part of a series of seven titles, to be published over a perio 4/5(3).

The National Palace, Sintra. [José Custódio Vieira da Silva] Home. WorldCat Home About WorldCat Help. Search. Search for Library Items Search for Lists Search for Book: All Authors / Contributors: José Custódio Vieira da Silva. Find more information about: ISBN:.

Colour photographs, original drawings and plans especially commissioned for this book complement the informative and lively text. Built over many hundreds of years, the National Palace of Sintra is one of Portugal’s most important royal palaces. A remarkable blend of architectural styles gives the building a rich and enigmatic atmosphere.

Book skip-the-line tickets to the National Palace of Sintra (Palácio Nacional de Sintra) to avoid potentially long waits for buying tickets upon arrival.

A convenient, e-ticket format saves you the hassle of printing or picking up tickets, and you’ll have the flexibility to arrive at any time during the opening hours without committing to a fixed tour schedule.4/5. The Palacio Nacional Sintra is the best-preserved medieval royal palace in Portugal and was a favourite with the Portuguese nobility.

The minimalistic gothic exterior of the palace hides a wonder of decorative state rooms and the national palace is a highly recommended attraction while visiting Sintra. Step back in time at this lovingly restored fairy-tale castle. This picture-perfect mountain retreat was a monastery until transformed into a private palace by King Ferdinand II.

The surrounding Park of Pena is just as big of a treat, full of exotic plant life and other secret treasures. Discover for yourself the 'Crown of the Sintra region'/5(K). The National Palace of Sintra was the summer home of Portuguese royalty. The hilly area is surrounded by mansions and castles with adjoining parks and gardens.

We 4/5(5K). Book your National Palace of Queluz tickets online and skip-the-line. Save time and money with our best price guarantee make the most of your visit to Sintra. See all tours & things to do in National Palace of Queluz. Sintra. See all tickets & tours.

Inspiration is on its way Check your email inbox to activate your subscription/5(). The Pena Palace (Portuguese: Palácio da Pena) is a Romanticist castle in São Pedro de Penaferrim, in the municipality of Sintra, on the Portuguese Riviera. The castle stands on the top of a hill in the Sintra Mountains above the town of Sintra, and on a clear day it can be easily seen from Lisbon and much of its metropolitan ect: Wilhelm Ludwig von Eschwege.

The Pena Palace is situated at the second highest point of the Serra de Sintra (m) and it is a very demanding uphill hike from the historic centre of Sintra or the train station, which has an elevation of m. Never plan to drive to the Pena Palace, as there is very little car parking.

Sintra Train Station – National Palace of Sintra ( minutes). By car If driving to Sintra, take the IC19 (from Lisbon), IC30 (from Mafra) or EN9 (turning off the A5 motorway to Cascais). From hiking up the steps along the exterior walls of the Moors Castle, you get amazing views of Sintra and the National Palace below and Pena Palace above.

Palácio Nacional da Pena The last stop on the bus loop is the bright and multi-colored Pena Palace. The Sintra National Palace is far from the region’s only worthwhile attraction.

History buffs won’t want to miss the sunflower-yellow Pena Palace, a striking 19th-century edifice that combines neo-romantic design with Moorish influence.

We recommend booking Sintra National Palace tours ahead of time to secure your spot. If you book with Tripadvisor, you can cancel up to 24 hours before your tour starts for a full refund.

See all Sintra National Palace tours on Tripadvisor4/5(5K). The National Palace of Sintra is now managed by the public company Parques de Sintra - Monte da Lua, S.A. (PSML), established in following the recognition by UNESCO, inof the Cultural. The National Palace, Sintra by José Custódio Vieira da Silva; 1 edition; First published in ; Subjects: Buildings, structures, Palácio Nacional (Sintra, Portugal); Places: Sintra (Portugal).

Boasting a garden, Palácio de Sintra Boutique House is located in Sintra, within mi of Quinta da Regaleira and Sintra National Palace.

Complimentary WiFi is featured. All units feature air conditioning and a satellite flat-screen TV. There is a private bathroom with shower in all units, along with free toiletries and a hair dryer/10(). The “Palácio Nacional de Sintra” (National Palace of Sintra) was used by the Royal Portuguese Family practically until the end of the Monarchy in Over the years, important works of restoration, decoration and ornamentation have been carried out, which remain exceptionally well preserved today.The historic Sintra National Palace represents the most well-preserved medieval palace in Portugal.

You can tour the palace, which was named a National Monument and World Heritage Site, for a closer look at the preservation and restoration. This castle dates back to the 10th century and was inhabited from at least the 15th through 19th on: Largo Rainha Dona Amelia, Sintra Portugal.The National Palace, Sintra.

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