Amazing Sintra, a UNESCO World Heritage City, its beauty has inspired and lured artists and writes for centuries, offers year round cultural festivals. Currently “Peripheries – Sintra International Festival of Performing Arts is taking place. This is a new Festival of theatrical performances with priority given to Portuguese speaking countries.
During June and July the 47th annual Sintra Music and Dance Festival will again take place. This is a very popular festival which brings well known musicians and dance troops from around the world to its stages which are set up in the Cultural Center but also in several of the palaces and other historical sites. www.festivaldesintra.pt