Sintra is a picturesque Portuguese village, located in the center of the hills of the Serra de Sintra. This slightly cooler climate attracted the nobility and elite of Portugal, whose build exquisite palaces, extravagant residences and decorative gardens.
Set between seven hills north of the mouth of the Tagus River, Lisbon is a city of immediate charm and steeped in history. It preserves remnants of the Moorish occupation in its narrow alleys, its famous trams still circulate in the streets paved with stones and are a separate attraction.
The Sanctuary of Fatima is, par excellence, a place of Christian pilgrimage and Catholic devotion, preserving the memory of the events that led to its foundation, namely the apparitions of Our Lady to the three little shepherds - Lúcia dos Santos, Francisco and Jacinta Marto - in 1917.