Welcome to Cascais

Renowned for its glorious stretch of white, sandy beach, myriad of shopping opportunities and cosmopolitan vibrancy, the former fishing village of Cascais has reinvented itself into a refined seaside resort and one of Lisbon’s most sophisticated destinations. Snuggled between the sun-dappled shores of the Cascais bay and Sintra’s dramatic mountain range, this stylish coastal town is situated just a few miles from the mouth of the Tagus estuary and captures the attention of visitors year-round with its delightful maritime feel and contemporary charm. Historically, Cascais is best remembered as an elegant summer retreat for 19th Century Portuguese kings and a haven for European royalty who sought refuge in the country’s neutral territory during World War II. However, while time has shaped this scenic resort into a glamorous centre of culture, nightlife and top-quality living, Cascais has managed to retain the splendour of its seafaring age through its elegant fortresses, lighthouses and 17th Century citadel.

Top Tours & Activities in Cascais

Sintra And Cascais, Palaces, Nature And Ocean Views – Private Full Day Tour 4X4

We will go off road to some beautiful views of the beaches and ocean. Visit some of the most beautiful palaces of sintra, get to know its natural charms and visit Roca Cape, the most western point of continental europe!

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From Lisbon: Small-Group Tour To Sintra With Visit To Quinta Da Regaleira And Pena Palace

Get out of Lisbon and get to know charming Sintra, visit the uniquely charming Palácio da Pena, fall in love with the romantic Quinta da Regaleira with its gardens, lakes and grottos. Get to know Cascais, the Portuguese Riviera, and Cabo da Roca, the westernmost point of Europe, near the famous Guincho beach. A complete day you won't forget.

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Full Day Tour To Sintra, Cabo Da Roca And Cascais From Lisbon

Join our small group on a guided full day tour from Lisbon to the village of Sintra, get inside two of Sintra's most famous attractions, Pena Palace and Quinta da Regaleira. Then, see the impressive Cabo da Roca, and the charming coastal town of Cascais.

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Transfer Cascais (Hotel/apartment From/to Lisbon Airport)

Make your arrived to Portugal or your return to home simpler and comfortable!

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Unforgettable Sintra, Full Day

Beautiful villas with unique charms, in communion with the mountains and the ocean, between glamor and glorious Eden, rich in history, heritage and natural beauty.

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Tour Sintra – Cascais – Estoril – Cabo Da Roca

Visit the best of Sintra, Cascais, Estoril and Cabo da Roca and enjoy the best views.

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Sintra Tour – Cabo Da Roca And Cascais

Discover Sintra in a comfortable minivan with an experienced and qualified guide. We will guide you in the city of Sintra, the greatest example of a capricious and colorful romantic architecture in Europe. This elaborate design style of the 19th century was inspired by the love, art and mysticism of ancient cultures.

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Eco-Dive Experience In Cascais

Cascais is a fisherman village a few kms from Lisbon. The meeting point of many tourists for its beaches, culture, and entertainment is also the ideal place for eco-diving, given its vast coastline rich in fauna and flora. An experience for those who just love the Ocean.

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Good To Know

Language
Portuguese
Currency
Euro
Time Zone
GMT
Country Phone Code
+351
Best Time To Visit
Cascais and the Lisbon region have long hot summers, pleasant spring and autumns seasons, and mild but possibly wet winters. The weather in central Portugal is suitable for spending time on the beach from mid-May until the end of September. The sea temperature of Cascais is always cold, even in the summer when the water temperature only reaches a chilly 18C.