General Information


  • The local currency is Euros and credit cards are widely accepted.
  • The international dialling code is +351.
  • Local time is the same as the UK (Western European Time Zone).
  • Sintra is a picturesque town set amidst the pine-covered hills, offering historic monuments and cobbled streets.
  • Cascais is a delightful fishing town with alcove beaches, marina, shops and plenty of restaurants.
  • Estoril is famed as a luxury entertainment destination on the Portuguese Riviera, as home of the Casino Estoril.
  • Lisbon, Portugal’s bustling capital city, is approximately 30 minutes by car. It is voted one of the most charismatic and vibrant cities of the world. Travel into Lisbon is also possible via buses or trains from Cascais, Estoril or Sintra (please be aware that the journey time into the city takes longer). Once in the city centre, the metro is available to make travelling even faster. For pricing and information, please see www.metrolisboa.pt/en.
  • Portugal is well-known for 3 things: Porto wine, Pasteis de nata (Custard tarts) & Golf! The coastal regions are teeming with fantastic courses. For more information, visit www.golfbreaks.com/lisbon or contact your hotel concierge.

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SINTRA

Places to visit:

- Cabo do Roca - The most western point of Europe
- The Pena Palace
- Monseratte Palace
- Adraga Beach
- The Palace of Sintra
- Castle of the Moors
- Quinta del Regaleira well
- Enjoy seafood restaurants scattered along the western coast e.g. Azenhas do Mar
- Regional de Colonares Winery


LISBON

Places to visit:

- Belem Tower - A medieval landmark
- Praça do comercio - Lisbon’s principle square
- Lisbon Zoo & Oceanarium
- Tram 28 - Popular for sight-seeing
- District of Baixa
- District of Chiado
- District of Alfama
- Christ the King - inspired by Rio’s Christ the Redeemer
- The Sweet Art museum
- LX Factory - a trendy shopping and dining area


CASCAIS

Places to visit:

- Boca de Inferno - scenic seaside cliffs
- Guincho Beach
- Carcavelos Beach
- The Old Town - Find chic shops, bars and restaurants
- Casa de Guia - Find coastline bars and restaurants
- Casa de Santa Maria - A landmark of Cascais
- Tamariz beach
- Casino Estoril
- Cascais marina