Opening Hours

Opening Hours


  Opening Last entrance Closing
JAN - MAR 10:00 AM 05:30 PM 06:30 PM
APR - SEP 10:00 AM 05:30 PM 07:30 PM
OCT - DEC 10:00 AM 05:30 PM 06:30 PM

Throughout the year the Palace, the Chapel and eventual exhibition spaces close 30 minutes before de garden.

Closed 1 January, 24, 25 and 31 December.

NOTICE | The administrative services are closed on Saturdays, Sundays and public holidays. On these days, any subject should be dealt face-to-face at ticket offices.

PARKING | Quinta da Regaleira does not have parking. If you travel in your own car, prepare your visit checking the website



Avoid staying in line. Buy your ticket at


· The ticket price includes VAT at the legal rate. Not valid with other discounts or promotions.
· Self-guided tour tickets are valid for a single entry up to 120 days after the date of purchase.
· There is no refund, exchange or validity extension of the purchased tickets.
· Children up to 5 years old and Seniors > 80 years old have free admission, but requires a ticket. 
· Once inside Quinta da Regaleira the visitor rules must be respected. 

· Keep your ticket until the end of your visit.

Payment Methods

Payment Methods

• Money 
• Debit card
• Credit Card [except American Express]

Unaccompanied Visits

Unaccompanied Visits

For those who want to visit us at their own pace.

Self-guided tour supported by a map that can be downloaded here. A physical version of the map can be purchased at our Ticket Office (Price: 0,50 €).
Visitors may remain for an unlimited period within opening hours.
Tickets for Quinta da Regaleira grant access to the Gardens and Palace.
Tickets cannot be reserved and are valid for a single entry within 120 days of purchase.

Tickets - Prices valid from 1 January 2023:

Child (up to 5 years old) Free
Young (6 - 17 years old) 7 €
Adult (18 - 64 years old) 12€
Senior (65 - 79 years old) 7 €
Senior + (from age 80) Free
Handicapped person >60%
+ 1 companion (required)
Guide / Tourism professional [a] Free
Professor [a] 7 €
Press - Holders of Professional Card in functions [b] Free
Sintra's residents - Daily [c] 0 €
Family - 2 Adults/Seniors + 4 Young (maximum of 6 pax) 32€
School Groups (each pax) [d] 7 €
Inspection Visit [e] N/A



Lisboa Card (adult holders) 20%
Youth Card (holders aged 18 or over) 20%



[a] Upon proof of professional qualification;
[b] Upon proof of professional qualification and in the exercise of professional activity;
[c] Upon proof of residency with legal document;
[d] Only applicable to Schools, IPSS and Public Institutions;
[e] Only available by reservation via e-mail and subject to confirmation.

Audio Guides

Audio Guides

Quinta da Regaleira has audio guides that can be rented at the ticket office. You can find 30 listening points spread across the Palace, Chapel and Gardens.

Available in Portuguese, English, Spanish, French, German, Italian and Russian.


Price including map of Quinta da Regaleira: 5 € (+ Quinta da Regaleira’s entrance ticket)

Note: Audioguides cannot be reserved, and their rental is subject to availability

Visiting Rules

Visiting Rules

• Fundação Cultursintra FP reserves the right of admission to Quinta da Regaleira whenever the conduct and behaviour of visitors are not in line with regulations, visitor rules or show disrespect in any way towards the institution, staff or assets;
• You must have documentation on your person that may be required at the ticket office, namely, ID, hotel reservation or address;
• Tickets are personal and non-transferable and must be kept until the end of the visit, after which they may not be used again;
• You must comply with the instructions/directions of staff and signage such as warnings, hazard warnings and restricted access;
• Visitors should contribute to avoid congestion in each section and refrain from making loud noises or disturbing other visitors;
• Visitors may not touch assets or objects displayed and may not pick plants in the garden;
• It is not allowed the entry of suitcases, trolleys and large backpacks;
• Pay special attention while circulating in areas with obstacles, steps or tunnels;
• Due to the rugged terrain and the physical characteristics of Quinta da Regaleira, visitors with restricted mobility and those younger than 15 years of age must always be accompanied;
• Fires may not be lit and visitors may only smoke in authorized designated areas;
• Visitors may not drink water from water sources as it is not potable;
• Snacks are not permitted on the premises;
• Visitors are to dispose of all waste in designated containers;
• No pets are allowed on the premises with the exception of guide dogs and service animals;
• The use of tripods and drones both indoors and outdoors and flash photography inside the Palace and the Chapel are strictly prohibited;
• Photographic sessions, filming and activities within the Quinta require prior authorization and are subject to specific conditions and tariffs;
• The public use of Quinta da Regaleira's image, regardless of its aim and purposes, requires prior authorization from Fundação Cultursintra FP;
• Visitors should contact a member of staff employees whenever they need clarification or support or if they detect any irregularities.


• It is not allowed to carry out guided tours by external guides inside the Palace and the Initiatic Well;
• Recommended not to touch any surface or object;
• Circulation inside the Regaleira Palace in one way only;
• Circulation inside the Initiatic Well only in the descending direction;
• Circulation in the underground walkways is allowed between the Initiatic Well and the Eastern Grotto, one way only;
• The Waterfall Path is closed.

Fundação Cultursintra FP reserves the right to evict, without refund, visitors who do not adhere to visitor rules or who manifest behaviour that interferes with the normal functioning of Quinta da Regaleira.