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Itinerary: A Weekend in Cascais


Cascais, one of the most charming destinations on the Portuguese coast, offers a unique blend of natural beauty, history and vibrant culture. For those planning a weekend getaway or a visit during the summer holidays, this itinerary offers the best suggestions for activities, events, gastronomy and accommodation. Discover the charms of the picturesque town of Cascais and live an unforgettable experience.



  1. Where to stay in Cascais
  2. What to visit in Cascais

2.1. Culture

2.2. Nature

3. Spa in Cascais

4. Where to eat in Cascais

5. Events in Cascais

Where to stay in Cascais

2 Rooms Suites Hotel Cascais Estoril
Hotel Evolution Cascais Estoril Panoramicview Room Balcony
Evolution Cascais Estoril Hotel

Start your weekend with a check-in at the new trendy hotel EVOLUTION Cascais-Estoril. This new hotel in Cascais redefines the concept of hospitality with a fusion of modern design and luxury amenities. Enjoy the comfort of elegantly decorated rooms equipped with modern technology and breathtaking views.


What to visit in Cascais: Culture

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Centro Cultural Cascais

Start your Cascais Itinerary at the picturesque Cascais Bay, visit the iconic Casino Estoril and the surrounding gardens. Explore the historic centre, with its narrow streets and traditional houses. Visit the Mercado da Vila, where you can find local products and handicrafts. For history lovers, the Condes de Castro Guimarães Museum is a must-see.

We recommend a visit to the Cascais Cultural Centre, a space that hosts temporary exhibitions of contemporary art and offers a glimpse into local culture. Don't miss the opportunity to visit the Paula Rego House of Stories, dedicated to the famous Portuguese artist.

What to visit in Cascais: Nature

Cascais is a true paradise for nature lovers, offering a variety of stunning landscapes that enchant all who visit. One of the most iconic spots is Boca do Inferno, an impressive rock formation sculpted by the sea, where you can admire the power of the waves crashing into the cliffs.

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For a more serene experience, we also recommend the Sintra-Cascais Natural Park, a protected area that encompasses a wide variety of flora and fauna, as well as hiking trails that offer unforgettable panoramic views.

Guincho Beach, known for its white sand dunes and crystal-clear waters, is perfect for relaxing in the sun, practising water sports such as surfing and windsurfing or taking a stroll along the Guincho cycle path.

Cascais is also well known for the Cascais Marina, ideal for a quiet stroll at the end of the day, and for its many green parks such as the Marechal Carmona Park, perfect for a picnic or a relaxing walk.

Time to relax: SPA in Cascais

Evolution Cascais Estoril Hotel Spa Seaview Sayanna
Evolution Cascais Estoril Hotel Spa Wellness Sayanna Massage
Evolution Cascais Estoril Hotel Spa Interior Pool Sayanna
Evolution Cascais Estoril Hotel Spa

After a day of sightseeing in Cascais, you can end it in the best way, by relaxing at Wellness by SAYANNA, the new SPA in Cascais overlooking the sea. This oasis of tranquillity offers a variety of wellness treatments, from relaxing massages to rejuvenating facials. With a previous heated pool, sauna, Turkish bath, ice fountain and multi-sensory showers, the serene atmosphere of this spa in Cascais is perfect for revitalising body and mind.


Where to eat in Cascais

Cascais offers a variety of high-quality restaurants. The best known and most typical delicacies are seafood and fresh fish. With its traditional, family atmosphere, the A Pastorinha restaurant is an excellent suggestion for a fish and seafood restaurant that favours the best of our coast, with a carefully thought-out menu. Located on Carcavelos beach, this seafront restaurant is ideal for a family lunch followed by a stroll along the Cascais waterfront.

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Evolution Cascais Estoril Brisket
Evolution Cascais Estoril Restaurant Thekitchen

For a contemporary, dynamic and casual dining experience, we recommend The Kitchen the new restaurant in Cascais that combines a fusion of different cuisines with a seasonal, fresh and tasty menu to suit all tastes. We recommend the famous "Korean Barbeque" and the "Cevi-Dog de Atum", a "Yellowfin" tuna ceviche hot dog.

For those looking for a Rooftop in Cascais, to enjoy the sea view accompanied by a refreshing signature cocktail,The Upper Deck is the new venue that promises to liven up the city's afternoons and evenings with DJs and entertainment. Located on the 7th floor of the EVOLUTION Cascais-Estoril hotel, it has an elegant gastrobar with a terrace, panoramic pool and sea view.


Events in Cascais

Cascais hosts many events throughout the year, from conferences, sports, gastronomic and cultural events to music festivals, craft fairs and many others.

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In July 2024, Cooljazz will once again take place from 9 to 31 July. This major music festival is divided between the Marechal Carmona Park and the Manuel Possolo Hippodrome and brings world-renowned artists to Cascais, providing nights of quality music in an enchanting setting.

Another great classic of Events in Cascais is FIARTIL, a versatile space that hosts various events and initiatives throughout the year. Until 25 August, visit the 59th edition of the Feira de Artesanato do Estoril, an event that brings together the best of traditional crafts, modern commerce and gastronomy in a lively atmosphere with live music.

Cascais is a destination that combines the best of nature, culture and luxury. Do not miss the opportunity to explore this enchanting village and all it has to offer. Plan your next weekend in Cascais and treat yourself to a truly unforgettable experience.