Cascais is a beautiful coastal town that is situated approximately 30km west of Lisbon where the river Tagus runs into the Atlantic Ocean. Cascais is a former fishing village that came to fame in the late 19th century when the Portuguese Royal Family made Cascais their resort of choice. Even today Cascais remains a popular holiday destination for both Portuguese and foreign tourists alike.
It is hardly surprising that Cascais remains so popular to this day what with its ideal location and close proximity to Lisbon International Airport that is serviced daily by direct flights from most major European cities. From the airport it is approximately 30 minutes by car to the charming coastal town of Cascais. Getting to and from Cascais could not be easier, you may wish to have the flexibility and freedom offered by car hire, alternatively we can arrange taxis and transfers for you.
Things to do in Cascais
Cascais has many other attributes in and around the town that all add to the enchantment and pull of the place. There really is something for everyone that is highlighted by the variety of people that visit; from the young, to couples & singles, to families and larger groups. Cascais is an extremely popular location for any age and requirement as it offers a vast array of activities both in and around the town.The new smart Marina at Cascais is a further attraction to the town further to the vast supply of restaurants, cafes, bars and shops that make Cascais an ideal holiday spot. For those who like to while away the day on the beach, there is a great selection of nearby beaches to choose from including the well know Guincho beach located approximately 5km from Cascais.
For the keen Golfer, Cascais has become an increasingly popular choice with a great range of golf courses available in close proximity and fantastic golfing facilities that are on offer. Other sporting activities that are available locally include a horse riding centre, health and racquet club with spa and much more.
With all of the fantastic facilities and attractions that are on offer, it is clear why our Cascais is such a popular holiday destination.
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