Coast of Lisbon

The coast of Lisbon stretches over 30km of coastline, west of Lisbon. Known as the Portuguese Riviera, it bursts with grand villas, palace hotels, stunning beaches, first-rate golf courses and even a casino.

Surfers will find the best waves in Carcavelos and windsurfing and kite surfing is also very popular in Guincho. The main holiday resorts are the beautiful areas of São Pedro, São João, Estoril and Cascais. These beautiful towns are a wealth of grand old palaces and villas, fabulous restaurants, beautiful beaches, cafes, beach bars, water sports, great culture and nightlife.
Estoril is just a short walk from Cascais, so just take a stroll along the promenade to the world famous Casino.
Cascais is a picturesque little town with opulent palaces, whitewashed houses, charming cafes and restaurants lined in tiny cobbled lanes full of colourful flowers.

Sintra is well worth a visit, boasting magical castles, fairy-tale palaces and superb mansions located in wonderful forests.