A unique and undeniably beautiful area of Portugal, Estoril holidays will reveal you to a different side of this country but still keep you in reach of the more tourist-inclined regions of Portugal, so you can easily explore various surrounding areas during your stay. For outdoorsy types, holidays in Estoril are sure to tick all your boxes; golf-enthusiasts will be well appeased by the many impressive courses scattered around the region, including Oitavos Dunes in Cascais which is classed among the world’s top 100 golf courses. For those seeking some rest and relaxation beneath Portugal’s warm sunshine, Tamariz Beach is the place to head. Arguably the main appeal of Estoril, this beach of golden sands and turquoise waters attracts holidaymakers from all around the globe.
Getting Active in the Atlantic
For outstanding views of the North Atlantic Ocean, why not embark on a guided boat tour? Discover some of Lisbon’s most notable sites on a sightseeing tour, choose a sunset tour for a more romantic ride or if it’s an adrenaline rush you want then hop on a speed boat tour which is sure to get your blood-pumping. If topping up your tan is high on your holiday to-do list then you will be spoiled for choice with many stunning beaches to choose from along Lisbon Coast and the charming seaside towns are perfect for grabbing a bite to eat before browsing the shops - ideal for picking out some souvenirs of your trip.
For further exploration during your holidays to Estoril, a ferry can be taken across the Tagus River over to Costa da Caparica, the trip taking about 30 minutes in total. Well known for its long 30km stretch of sand, this beach provides the perfect conditions for surfing with a number of surf schools open throughout the year. For some refreshments you can take your pick of local cafes and restaurants, each offering some pretty views and serving up a range of sumptuous dishes, with seafood being a particular speciality in this area.