Queluz Royal Palace, Mafra Royal Palace and Convent Private Tour from Lisbon

Queluz Royal Palace, Mafra Royal Palace and Convent Private Tour from Lisbon
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$136.47
Duration: 8 hours
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The tour will start early in the morning with a pickup at your hotel. We will drive to Queluz and have a private guided tour through the magic rooms of the Palace.

After we'll head to Mafra across the Sintra mountains and along the Atlantic coast, with time for lunch and try the amazing local gastronomy. It's then time to visit the Mafra National Palace and Convent, built during the reign of King John V (1707 - 1750), as consequence of a vow the King made in 1711, to build a convent if his wife, Queen Mariana gave him a son. A private guided tour inside will also be provide.

Join us on the private tour through the most beautiful Portuguese Royal Palaces of the 18th Century.

This is the tour to visit two famous Palaces of Portugal in just one day. During wich we will visti the National Palace of Queluz, built in 1747 and one of the last Rococo buildings to be designed in Europe and still the monument Baroque and Neoclassical Palace / Convent of Mafra. The palace was classified as a National Monument in 1910, and was also one of the finalist of the Seven Wonders of Portugal.

The Queluz Royal Palace, one of residences of Portuguese Kings, represents the extravagant life of the Portuguese royalty in the 18th century in a incredible rococo structure surrounded by beautiful gardens.

Mafra National Palace is one of the biggest Palaces in the world, started built in 1717. It was usually a secondary residence for the Royal Family. With more than 1200 rooms and 40.000 sqm, this vast complex is among the most sumptuous Barroque building in Portugal. The stunning libary with more than 36.000 books and unique 6 imponent pipe organs and the oldest Carrillion can be admired.

The tour will start early in the morning with a pickup at your hotel. We will drive to Queluz and have a private guided tour through the magic rooms of the Palace.

After we'll head to Mafra across the Sintra mountains and along the Atlantic coast, with time for lunch and try the amazing local gastronomy. It's then time to visit the Mafra National Palace and Convent, built during the reign of King John V (1707 - 1750), as consequence of a vow the King made in 1711, to build a convent if his wife, Queen Mariana gave him a son. A private guided tour inside will also be provide.