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“seaside town”(54 reviews)
“cobbled streets”(25 reviews)
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Cascais, Portugal
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 26 February 2012

Not only is Cascais a “must-do” day trip from Lisbon, I actually think it makes an excellent base for exploring Lisbon and its environs. The train has frequent service and a 33-minute scenic ride will take you into Lisbon. Take the bus from Cascais to...More

17  Thank VOYJEAN
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 2 June 2011

We added this to our must do list due to the great reviews. We looking for a sleepy little portugese village with a great beach. I don't know what some reviewers think of littte villages but when theres Mcdonalds in a village you know it...More

7  Thank buck8444
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All reviews day trip seaside town cobbled streets nice beaches lots of restaurants train ride cais do sodre station sea front small town seafood walk around small beach boca do inferno nice walk guincho beach coast marina
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We have spent a good deal of time walking around Cascais, in both howling gales, and clear sunny skies. The historic area is clean, safe, and well maintained. Local people are very friendly, and are courteous, both as pedestrians and drivers. The old part has...More

Thank Paleflier
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We came for the day and had a blast. Really great food, awesome local People and a nice quite atmosphere to chill out and have a good couple of days.

Thank fsanchi
Reviewed 1 week ago

Cascais is an ideal seaside town, beautiful beach and marina, plenty of places to sit and enjoy the views at the seafront. We found a good selection of shops, from the big mall at the bus station to the more upmarket stores on the street...More

Thank 18AMC55
Reviewed 1 week ago

Cascais is a lovely resort. We enjoyed range of restaurants on offer. The centre is clean,well looked after and the wealth in the area is obvious. It's close proximity to Lisbon, 40 mins by train is also a great attraction. The Cascais beaches, the walk...More

Thank MisterM_1
Reviewed 1 week ago

We walked around the town center and looked in some shops. We were only here a short time but Cascais looks like it would be a nice place to stay by the ocean.

Thank Ramikat
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We decided on our last day in Portugal to take a train ride from Lisbon to Sintra as it is only about 45 minutes journey. We wanted to just casually explore it ourselves although be warned you will be bombarded by tour guides when leaving...More

Thank rebeccalyons1977
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A shiny coast of the ocean well reserved of its tradition.Tiny little hidden treasures of gastronomy well hidden reserved to be revealed.

Thank Panos K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It's a nice excursion is you want to get out of the city. An upscale town with a very nice beach. Not a must see.

Thank RoBertie
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

After a few days in Lisbon we decided to go to the beach because of the beautiful weather. It was very relaxing. Nice town to walk around. Some good places to eat. Shopping is rather expensive. Good break.

Thank Ralyveje
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Looking to get away from the hustle and bustle of Lisbon for one day? I highly recommend going to Cascais. It’s about a 40 minute train ride from Lisbon and it’s very inexpensive to go there. It’s a very beautiful small town with lots of...More

Thank Jvalliant
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12 August 2017|
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Response from Carol G | Reviewed this property |
Yes, definitely. We just wandered around and went into whatever we thought looked interesting. Parking your vehicle will be the hardest part and even that looked ok but would recommend starting about 9/9.30am. Do go to... More
9 July 2017|
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Response from Krzysztof W | Reviewed this property |
Not sure. There is a big pool in the Oeiras Marina which looked public. You might want to ping them by email. Google search portoderecreio oeirasviva
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7 May 2017|
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Response from Laventille | Reviewed this property |
Yes. There are craft stalls and shops, especially the ones selling bags, wallets etc made from Cork.