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Castle of the Moors

07/07/24, 08:00
Praça Dom Afonso Henriques, 2710 Sintra, Portugal

Castle of the Moors | National Palace of Sintra | Sassetti Villa | Sta. Eufémia Viewpoint

Discover inner peace and connect with nature on a meditation walk at the Castelo dos Mouros in Sintra. Leave the stresses and tensions of daily life behind and embark on a journey of self-discovery and adventure. During this guided walk with an experienced meditation instructor (introduction to the Vipassana tradition), you will enjoy moments of silence and introspection as you walk through this magical forest.

Allow your senses to guide you in this unique environment and feel the energy of nature in an immersive, transformative and unforgettable experience. In the end, find a sense of inner peace and fulfillment that will stay with you for a long time.

Important notes:

1 - The price of the walk does not include the €4.55 (one-way) transfer for those who do not have a pass. It is advisable to carry cash because ATM payment is not always available on the bus.

2 - It is mandatory to present your citizen card (or proof of residence in Portugal) at the Parque da Pena ticket office to obtain free access to the Castelo dos Mouros. Otherwise, €12.00 entry ticket will be added.


09h00 : Meeting at the D. Afonso Henriques car park (free)

09:35; Transfer Sintra > Pena – Scotturb 434 - (€4.55 pax) (*)

10:30 am: Entrance to Castelo dos Mouros (free with citizen card)

11:30 am: Guided meditation in the Castle gardens

12:00 pm: Departure from Castelo dos Mouros and walk back

1:00 pm: Return to the D. Afonso Henriques car park

(*) Note: free with Sintra metropolitan or municipal navigation pass


Walk: €10.00

(Transfer: €4.55 (only for those without a pass)

(Admission: €12.00 only for those who do not reside in Portugal)



Resident with pass: €10.00 (walking only)

Resident without pass: €14.55 (walk + transfer)

Foreigner: €26.55 (walk + transfer + ticket)


Praça Dom Afonso Henriques, 2710-520 Sintra – Free Parking

GPS: 38.80095207741151, -9.3789196925785


Clothing and footwear suitable for hiking. Bottle of water.

Castle of the Moors | National Palace of Sintra | Sassetti Villa | Sta. Eufémia Viewpoint
Walking, meditation and visiting.
Walking, meditation and visiting.
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