Most beautiful places in Portugal

Most beautiful places in Portugal

Portugal is a beautiful country as a whole, but certain places are even more beautiful. Are you curious about the most beautiful places in Portugal? At Quinta da Palmeira we know exactly which sights you should not miss during your stay in Portugal. You will find many of these places around our bed & breakfast. For example, you will find the Fraga da Pena nearby. This waterfall is 19 metres high! This impressive waterfall is in an equally impressive area. It is one of the most beautiful places in Portugal, but there are many more nearby places that you should visit.

Mata da Margaraça

Mata da Margaraça is also one of the most beautiful places in Portugal. This is a nature reserve of 350 hectares. However, the nature reserve is not so much impressive because of its size, but because of its beautiful appearance. Beautiful streams, waterfalls, trees and rock walls make it a wonderful place to walk. If you like to walk in the woods, you will certainly enjoy yourself in Mata da Margaraça. You will not soon forget the views that this beautiful location have to offer.

Lisbon

Lisbon is the capital of Portugal. You naturally expect that the capital of a large country has a lot to offer. This is certainly the case in Portugal! The capital is also one of the most beautiful places in Portugal. There is so much to see and do in Lisbon. Quinta da Palmeira is the ideal stopover if you want to go to Lisbon. You can go out in this big city, but it is also the ideal place to shop. If you visit Portugal, it is advisable to also visit the capital.

Sintra

Sintra is one of the cities that are definitely worth a visit. Sintra is not as busy and modern as Lisbon, but the city is on the UNESCO World Heritage List. The city is completely crammed with large palaces and castles. When you visit this city, you will get the feeling that you have landed in a fairy-tale world. The city is very colourful and it is definitely advisable to take some time to explore it thoroughly.

Porto

Porto is a famous port city. This city’s port is so beautiful you won’t get bored for a second. The city is known for the port that is produced there. If you are in this city, it is advisable to try this sweet wine. Nowhere else is the port as delicious as in Porto. However, you don’t have to travel to Porto only for this delicious wine, because the city has so much more to offer. For example, you can enjoy the delicious dishes that the city is so famous for.

 Quinta da Palmeira is located between Porto and Lisbon. It is therefore the ideal location to stay during your stopover. You will be able to enjoy the tranquillity of this romantic stay. A great way to quickly recuperate from the long journey here.