Quinta de Regaleira, Sintra (Portugal)

Quinta de Regaleira is a place located near the historic center of Sintra, classified as a World Heritage Site by UNESCO. Make sure you go to La Grotto Labyrinth and its mysterious place of desires!

The Palacio da Pena is undoubtedly the most famous image of the place, and has impressive architecture, with its colorful towers standing out on a hill of the Natural Park.

Owned by the millionaire and philanthropist Antonio Carvalho Monteiro and designer by Luigi Mancini, we can find countless allusions to Freemasonry and the Templars.

The place that can impress you most is the well or inverted tower that deepens in the earth up to 27 meters. With its stairs, it was used as an initiation of Freemasonry, where they ascended by way of rebirth to the surface, where the dragons, a precious fountain, awaited them. This well was connected with the palace, and is another of the routes that we suggest not to lose …

Finally mention the amazing gardens, another tourist attraction.

Undoubtedly, it is one of those places that gives off a special magina and that no lover of special places should be lost.

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