Without surprise, Lisbon, the capital is the main destination of tourist in Portugal. Their program generally includes Sintra and Cascais, sometimes with Estoril. When they decide to go further, they generally prefer day trips to Leiria district (Obidos, Alcobaça Nazaré and Batalha in one go, or Évora.
However, the district has many other good destinations - Mafra is not to be missed (with a stop in Sobreiro), and Ericeira, Praia de Santa Cruz in Torres Vedras, Lourinhã, with its Dino park also deserve a reference.
To those wanting a swim in the sea, the most accessible beaches of Carcavelos and Torre, in Oeiras, are the favorite for locals, Loures, almost adjacent to the city, has good restaurants is .