Changes to our services due to the pandemic: see Opening Times, Cafeterias and Stores (within Plan your visit) | 15 May 2021: Convent of the Capuchos closed on its regular opening times; traffic interruptions in Sintra due to the "Rali das Camélias" (see How to get there, within Plan your visit)

Parques De Sintra Parque E Palacio De Monserrate

Points of Interest

Park and Palace of Monserrate

Parques De Sintra Parque E Palacio De Monserrate Vale Fetos

A notable collection of arboreal ferns, an exotic species sourced from Australia and New Zealand and greatly appreciated in 19th century Europe. In order to guarantee the ideal outdoor growing conditions for these rare examples, they were planted in a northwest facing valley especially exposed to the prevailing moist winds from the coast.