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How to get there

On foot

There are hicking trails signposted between the historic centre and the Moorish Castle.
– Santa Maria Trail (Casa INFO > Moorish Castle/Pena; 1770 metres, 1 hour)
– Seteais Trail (Seteais > Pena/Moorish Castle; 2410 metres, 1½ hours)
– Vila Sassetti Trail (Historic Centre/Largo Ferreira de Castro > Pena/Moorish Castle; 1850 metrres, 45 minutes)



By car

If driving to Sintra, take the IC19 (from Lisbon), IC30 (from Mafra) or EN9 (turning off the A5 motorway to Cascais).
When you arrive in the town’s historic centre, you’ll see a vertical sign showing the way to the Moorish Castle (3.5 km).

GPS Coordinates
38º 47’ 24.25” N 9º 23’ 21.47” W





Public transportation

Lisbon > Sintra
By train  (CP) – Take the Sintra Line
Departure stations:
• Estação do Oriente
• Estação do Rossio
• Estação de Entrecampos

Sintra (historic centre) > Moorish Castle
By bus (Scotturb)
• Sintra Station – Pena Circuit
From Sintra, take Scotturb bus No. 434, which runs from the railway station to the Moorish Castle.

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LAST UPDATE 2018-02-16