Famous for its wide stretch of fine sand and massive breakers, Guincho Beach attracts world-class surfers from around the globe. Located on the country's Atlantic coast, the sandy beach lies just 5 km (3.1 mi) from the small town of Cascais. Although the strong undertow can be dangerous for inexperienced swimmers, the favorable winds make this stretch of the coastline a good spot to perfect your windsurfing or kite-surfing skills. Several surf camps and schools offer equipment rentals and lessons for all ages and skill levels. Before you head to Cascais, plan trip itinerary details with our user-friendly Cascais trip planner, to make sure you see all that Cascais has to offer, including Guincho Beach.
Tours to Guincho Beach
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Guincho Beach Reviews
Praia para surf. Não me encantei com as praias de Cascais, mas não foi para isso que fui para lá. As prais perto do centro perdem de longe para a praia de Guincho. more »Beach for surfing. I didn't get charmed by the beaches of Cascais, but that's not what I went there for. The prais near the center lose from afar to guincho beach.
We came across Guincho beach on a drive out of Cascais. Couldn’t believe how wild it was compared to the calm waters in Cascais. It is amazing,the weather wasn’t great unfortunately,so no sunbathing f... more »
❤️ Best beach 🏖
Great place to hangout, watch surfers/kite surfers and have a beer or drink of your choice at one of the beachbars
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