Route & dates
Cascais— 5 nights
Town of Kings and Fishes
A mere 32 km (20 mi) from Lisbon, the coastal town of Cascais has a long history of entertaining royals.Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Miradouro do Suberco and National Coach Museum. Venture out of the city with trips to Monastery of Alcobaca (in Alcobaca), Nazare (O Sitio & Praia da Nazare) and Marinhas de Sal (in Rio Maior). And it doesn't end there: stop by Primvs, admire the landmark architecture of Palacio de Monserrate, make a trip to Obidos Village, and appreciate the history behind Santuario Nacional de Cristo Rei.
To find photos, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Cascais trip planning site.
In October, daily temperatures in Cascais can reach 28°C, while at night they dip to 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.
Things to do in Cascais
Obidos, Nazare, Sintra, Praia do Carvalhal, National Palace of Queluz
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