Originally belonging to a baron, the land on which the Quinta da Regaleira was purchased by Carvalho Monteiro. He built a palace that would reflect his own ideologies and beliefs, and what resulted contains many mysteries related to the Free Masons, alchemy, and the Knight's Templar. Located in the same park as the Pena National Palace, Quinta da Regaleira is another addition to this castle filled park. The Quinta da Regaleira also contains a number of fountains, wells, lakes, a chapel, and even an aquarium. Come and explore the mysterious tunnels, and attempt to solve the mystery of Quinta da Regaleira for yourself.
Open in Google Maps: Rua Barbosa do Bocage 5, Sintra-Cascais Natural Park, 2715-311 Sintra, Portugal
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