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Guincho Beach, Cascais

Categories: Beaches, Nature & Parks, Outdoor Activities
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4.5/5 based on 1,100+ reviews on the web
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 travel itinerary planner, to make sure you see all that Cascais has to offer, including Guincho Beach.
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  • Fun to watch the surfers and windsurfers enjoy the crashing waves even though we did not try the sea ourselves. 
  • If you go to Cascais it is imperative to go to visit her, and if you're a lover of the South, windsurf or Kite his visit is mandatory.
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  • The best beaches in Portugal, perfectly located between cascais and cabo da roca, where to visit without fail.
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