Cascais is a refined and sophisticated town, rich in culture and relaxed charm. Surrounded by beautiful beaches, which are overlooked by spectacular cliffs, it is a delightful seaside resort with a multitude of activities and facilities to engage you. Your days in Cascais are spent largely at leisure – stroll through the charming narrow streets, browse the trendy shops and souvenir outlets and discover excellent local restaurants and lively bars. Enjoy the scenic promenade walk from Cascais beach to Estoril and stop off to enjoy a relaxed coffee in a quaint local café en route. Furthermore, you can take the train in Cascais and be in the centre of Lisbon in just 30 minutes.
Approx. transfer time 50 minutes
There are many sport and water activities for children, in addition, children will enjoy the capital’s parks and gardens, or Monsanto, the city’s forest where kids can play in the amusements of the Park of Indios. A visit to Lisbon Zoo or the ‘Oceanarium’ are some of the other great choices.
EATING AND DRINKING
Beira Mar or Mar do Inferno are two of the restaurants prefered by local for their delicious sea food, nevertheless, there is a wide range of restaurants where to choose from, also serving International cuisines.
Even though the atmosphere is somehow more chilled than in Lisbon, there is still plenty of places where holidaymakers and locals alike meet for a bit of fun
If you are looking for souvenirs, visit Rua Visconde da Luz. The Cascais shopping centre will provide you with everything that you might need, including branded clothing, jewellery, etc.
Typical local prices*:
Glass of beer: €2
Dinner (incl. wine): €20-€25
* Prices are approximate
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