Activities in Cascais
Cascais is surrounded by popular beaches, such as Guincho Beach to the west, and the lush Sintra mountains to the north. Some of its shoreline is cliff-y, attracting tourists for its seascapes and other natural sights such as the Boca do Inferno. It is also becoming a popular golf destination, with over 10 golf courses nearby. Surfing, sailing, windsurfing, and kitesurfing are also popular in the region around Cascais due to favourable weather, wind, and sea conditions. In 2007, Cascais was the official host of the ISAF World Championship in sailing for dinghies and racing yachts. The municipality also hosts international tennis and motorcycling events.
With a wide range of facilities and prime sporting locations, Cascais has the right climate for an enjoyable holiday with lots of sunshine and a steady breeze blowing throughout the whole year, offering ideal conditions for lovers of all sports. Cascais's position on the coast naturally means that it is an ideal location for a variety of watersports. The coastline is the ideal setting for water sports such as: sailing, windsurfing, surfing, kite surfing and water skiing, which are some of the many sports that can be practiced along our coast, some of them supported by the yacht clubs in the region, including the Clube Naval de Cascais. Paddle boarding, kite surfing and kayaking are just some of the activities you can try during your time here. Golf, however, is the main reason many people visit. With ten courses in the local area, Cascais is the ideal base for a serene golfing getaway.
Boating and Cruising
The coastline is the ideal setting for outdoor activities and touring such as: boating, cruising, sailing, windsurfing, surfing, kite surfing and water skiing, which are some of the many activities...
Some come for the sun-filled days, the endless horizon, the magnificent and incomparable coast, the nature reserve and the hospitality of the locals.There are those who come for the rich history...
Discover Cascais by horse! It can be on forest trails near the coast or in an activity and class offered by any existing equestrian schools. The prestigious Municipal Hippodrome is the main stage...
Come discover the other side of Cascais, the one that takes you through the legendary Sintra Mountains. Cascais is a nice touristic area around Lisbon. If you came to climb here you can...
Cascais is a true paradise for fans of beach relaxation. The resort is famous for its beautiful and well-equipped beaches. Surfers are recommended to visit Guincho Beach...
Sports and Fitness Clubs
In Cascais you can also practise indoor sports. Gyms, health clubs and academies, distinguished by their sophistication, comfort, modern equipment and qualified professionals...
The Cascais-Estoril area is known to be rich in sights and attractions, causing this area to be quite sought after by locals and tourists alike. From historical buildings...
Zoo and Wildlife Parks
If it's off-road excitement that gets you all revved-up, then how about a 3 hour excursion astride a chunky quad bike to discover some of the most stunning beaches on Cascais's west coast.