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Great time climbing in Sintra

As two Dutch folks with only indoors climbing experience, it was great to go climbing outdoors with... read more

Reviewed October 16, 2016
eline s
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Delft, The Netherlands
Most amazing experience in Portugal

We had three days of climbing with Joao so far and he is an incredibly awesome guide. You feel... read more

Reviewed September 4, 2015
FreakinKiwi
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Germany
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16 Oct 2016
“Great time climbing in Sintra”
4 Sep 2015
“Most amazing experience in Portugal ”
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Reviewed October 16, 2016

As two Dutch folks with only indoors climbing experience, it was great to go climbing outdoors with Joáo. We went for two days, to two different spots he chose for us. Both were great! We had fun, we learned a lot and would certainly recommend!

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Reviewed September 4, 2015 via mobile

We had three days of climbing with Joao so far and he is an incredibly awesome guide. You feel always safe with him and he gets you to do stuff that you never thought you would be able to do all while always sending out...More

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Reviewed August 6, 2015 via mobile

We have learned lead climbing with Joao and he was the perfect guide with wonderful climbs and good explanations. We'll be back for multi-pitching! :-)

Thank Thomas D
Reviewed July 31, 2015

My boyfriend and I went on a tour with Joao and had a fantastic time. Joao was a great coach (also for the more fearful among us ;) ) and we were able to learn a lot. The location was beautiful, close to the Capucho...More

Thank Maud B
Reviewed July 17, 2015

No matter if you want to try climbing for your first time or if you are an experienced climber, Joao & Francisco are the guides to go for. I got so much hooked on for climbing, that I went for single guide climbing days as...More

Thank k o
Reviewed June 21, 2015 via mobile

Joao was such an awesome guide! Having had no prior outdoor bouldering experience, he was really good about teaching me the basics of outdoor climbing like identifying different types of rock, holds, etc. that made my first time bouldering much more enjoyable. He is also...More

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Reviewed January 23, 2015

Perfect day and awesome climbing. A very good climbing nearby Lisbon. The atmosphere is really nice. The sight with all those Castels is great. The guide is really good and now really well the area.

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Reviewed January 11, 2015

Prior to climbing in Sintra my partner and I had never climbed outdoors together and were not sure what to expect from the climbing in Sintra. João not only accommodated our interest in beautiful vistas, but also knew how to set challenges for each of...More

Thank Andrew M
Reviewed October 20, 2014 via mobile

This was the first time we have ever climbed and our guide made sure we were safe while having a great time. I cannot say enough good things about our experience. Thanks

Thank Brad L
Reviewed October 15, 2014

This should be ranked far higher on the list of activities in Sintra. Joao was a great guide and managed to accommodate both my friend and I despite one of us being a natural climber and the other being scared stiff. He knew the right...More

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