Nature Tourism in Estoril
Nature tourism in Estoril
Estoril town is quite small and belongs to the municipality of Cascais. It is located on the coast of the Atlantic Ocean, a few kilometres from the mouth of the Tagus River. However, despite its small size, the city gives its name to the entire Estoril Coast, which stretches from the mouth of the Tagus, in Lisbon, to a few kilometres further north.
Although Lisboans never use the term Estoril outside this small strip of land between Cascais and Oeiras, the Estoril Region includes municipalities such as Cascais, Sintra or even Mafra, full of nature and cultural diversity that make it one of the best tourist destinations of nature in the country.
What are the best nature tourism activities in Estoril?
Estoril is an excellent option to spend a pleasant holiday and, most importantly, you can take a spectacular walk along the coast. This is an ideal activity if you are looking to discover Estoril with children, since it is an entertainment plan where you can enjoy the beautiful landscape that you will have in front of your eyes.
Estoril is also home to the famous Tamariz beach, right in front of the Casino. This is one of the most famous and popular beaches in Estoril among visitors. Tamariz beach has numerous beach terraces where you can have a drink in a relaxed atmosphere with beautiful views of the Atlantic Ocean.
The Estoril Garden, right in front of the Estoril Casino, awaits you with various types of activities. It is a meeting point for locals and tourists who take advantage of the large expanses of lawn to sunbathe, have a drink, do yoga or do outdoor activities. It extends from the Casino to the waterfront.
This garden is a well-kept space with a large lawn, some trees and water fountains. After discovering other tourist attractions or enjoying nature in Estoril, you can take a break in this garden, admire the surroundings, take good pictures and enjoy the flora that grows there. Nature lovers will have a great time!
Where to stay in Estoril?
Opened in 1959, this classic London Hotel with 30 rooms, offers a central location, 450 meters from Tamariz beach, 500 meters from Estoril Casino, 15 minutes from the picturesque town of Cascais and 5 minutes from the train station.
The hotel rooms are equipped with air conditioning, bathroom and office amenities, safe, TV, minibar and free Wi-Fi, for the total comfort of guests.
The London Hotel Restaurant offers dishes from Portuguese cuisine and the Mediterranean diet, which make it one of the best in this region. Estoril offers charming and wonderful beaches ideal for day trips. But it also has other attractions such as churches, gardens, and we can even bet on its impressive casino, which makes this region one of the best for nature tourism in Portugal. Book now and join the adventures