Cascais (pronounced kush-kyesh) is the “Portuguese Riviera.” A former fishing village, it is now a cosmopolitan resort with elegant 19th-century mansions lining the cobbled pedestrian streets of the historic center and seafront.
An affluent and glamorous location, Cascais is a place for everyone, with the people of Lisbon and surroundings heading in its direction for vacations, beautiful seafood, or a simple stroll by the sea. They’re joined by many tourists who visit Lisbon, to enjoy the sunshine on this beautiful coastline resort.
Cascais isn’t just a town of sand, sea, and surf, it’s also home to a growing number of cultural attractions, which, together with world-class hotels, a mild climate and stunning beaches, create the perfect destination.
EATS 2023 offers a wonderful opportunity to extend your stay and take advantage of the beautiful local sights, experiences, gastronomy, shopping, beaches and culture. The town of Cascais is only a 30 minute drive from Lisbon, situated on Atlantic coast. Stunning beaches line the bay, where fresh fish and seafood, museums and galleries, sports and a lively events calendar offer a variety of stimulating and interesting ways to pass the time.
Below are some useful links and online guides to tempt you into extending your trip, bring along your family or friends, and experience Cascais the destination.