Duquesa Beach

Praia de Duquesa - Cascais Duquesa beach

Duquesa Beach

This popular beach gets its name from the Palace of the Dukes of Palmela (Palacio do Duque de Palmela) which overlooks it. Along with adjoining Praia de Conceição, this is the most easily accessed beach from Cascais town and the train station. As such it can get pretty busy in the summer months.

At lower tides Praia de Duquesa and Conceição beaches join together to form one sandy stretch. As the tide comes in they are separated by the Faial Chalet the former Court of Justice for Cascais province, however you can still walk between the two beaches on the Estoril-Cascais coastal promenade.

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Duquesa Beach tide times

  • Sat 19th June
    Low 4:11am (1.22m)
    High 10:29am (2.89m)
    Low 4:34pm (1.35m)
    High 10:50pm (3.08m)
  • Sun 20th June
    Low 5:16am (1.13m)
    High 11:33am (3.02m)
    Low 5:41pm (1.21m)
    High 11:54pm (3.17m)
  • Mon 21st June
    Low 6:16am (1.00m)
    High 12:32pm (3.18m)
    Low 6:42pm (1.05m)
  • Tue 22nd June
    High 12:54am (3.28m)
    Low 7:09am (0.89m)
    High 1:26pm (3.35m)
    Low 7:38pm (0.88m)

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