Guincho Beach

Guincho Beach

Guincho Beach is one of the biggest beaches in Cascais area. It is situated in the Guincho Road, that links Cascais to Sintra. Located in a dune area and very exposed to northern winds, Guincho is internationaly famous as a beach for nautical sports, such as windsurf. Through the Guincho Road several prestige Restaurants are located, as well as luxury hotels and night clubs. The beach has lifeguard during summer time, with a First Aid centre,...

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Sintra

Sintra

Merging History and Fantasy in Sintra Sintra, is often called a fairytale village, and for one good reason. Aptly named after the moon goddess by the Moors, the place teems with castles and palaces that are so enchanting that they all seem to come straight from fantasy books. Its lush and exotic foliage also add to the bewitching ambiance of the place. It is indeed not surprising why so many people are enamored of the place. In fact, it has...

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Cascais

Cascais

This former fishing village has been tuned in to tourism since 1870 when the Portuguese royal court first came here for the summer, bringing the nobility in its wake. It is now a young and international place with an extraordinary coastline with several small white sand beaches in and around town, such as the unspoilt Guincho Beach, one of the most beautiful around Lisbon. To the north, the lush Sintra mountains. Cascais has a surprisingly...

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