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5 Stunning Beaches in Portugal

5 Stunning Beaches in Portugal

beaches in Portugal

Portugal is one of the best destinations for beach lovers!  The country is blessed with 948 KMS of Atlantic Ocean coastline, some of the finest beaches of Europe.

If you are looking for a holiday destination offering amazing beaches and glorious climate, Portugal is the best place for you! Apply for Portugal visa and travel to these beautiful beaches.

Camilo Beach

Camilo Beach is one of the pleasant beaches in southern Portugal, lies near the seaside town of Lagos in the western Algarve. The small beach on the crystal clear blue ocean is surrounded by limestone rocks. This beach gives a perfect postcard view and just a few steps to the bottom, there are great instagrammable spots.

Camilo Beaches in Portugal

Camilo beach has a tunnel through the rock wall from where you can go to a smaller beach which is next to it.

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How to reach Camilo Beach?

The closest airport to Camilo Beach is in Faro, an hour drive from Lagos. Also you can get direct flights to Faro from the big cities in Europe.

What to bring to Camilo Beach?

The beach is surrounded by cliffs offering some shade throughout the summer day. But we recommend bringing a reef-safe sunscreen and parasol for shade. If you are travelling on  a budget and want to save some good pennies, do not forget to bring handy eatables and enough water. Or you can simply buy food & water from the restaurant on the top of the stairs,

If you like snorkeling, make sure to bring your snorkeling gear for a convenient underwater experience. Be lazy on the beach, enjoy the amazing views, sun, read your favorite book, enjoy clear crystal water!

Alos, be a responsible traveler! You’ll find a few rubbish bins at the beach, dump the waste into the bin.

Amado Beach- Praia do Amado

Praia do Amado is a beach on the west coast of the Algarve, near Carrapateira, part of the Costa Vicentina natural park. The beach draws the attention of many surfers as it is known for its amazing waves. Praia do Amado is a big beach stretches for approx 1 Km and along several bays, offers a lot more than just surfing.

Amado Beaches in Portugal

The surrounding area of the beach is quite rough and wild, which makes this beach a different one from the rest.

Falésia Beach

Falésia Beach is one of the popular tourist attractions in the Algarve. There is a viewpoint  on the beach from where you can see the entire Falesia Beach Portugal from higher ground. With a colorful cliff and golden sand, Stunningly picturesque,Falésia Beach is one of the most beautiful beaches in Portugal.

Falésia Beaches in Portugal

How to get to Falesia Beach?

  • West Access and viewpoint in the town Olhos de Água – restaurant by the beach
  • East access – no cliff, just west of Villamoura
  • Central Access – Café at the top of the stairs
  • East from Albufeira
  • Albufeira to Falesia :20min drive
  • Portimao to Falesia: 45min drive
  • Faro to Falesia: 40min drive

Things to know if planning to visit Falesia Beach

  • Falesia Beach is a busy place during summers and weekends.It could be difficult for you to get the parking.
  • You need to be careful at high tide, the water might reach the cliffs.
  • You can find various hotels and resorts near Praia da Falésia Algarve

Stroll around Falesia Beach : Portugal’s best beach

Walking around the Stunning beaches in Portugal like Praia da Falésia is really amazing!  But you need to be careful at high tide as the water can get all the way to the bottom of the cliff.

Enjoy walking for 6 km along beautiful cliffs of stunning beaches in Portugal.

Martinhal Beach

Praia do Martinhal beach, located to the east of Sagres iis one of the biggest beaches in the area and one of the best beaches to visit in Portugal, can be acknowledged by the small islets in front of the beach.These islets can be visited by boat, and a great experience.

Martinhal Beaches in Portugal

Praia do Martinhal is quite huge as compared to other nearby beaches, stretches for about 650 metres. The white, soft, and fine sand is perfect to build sand castles. The water on Martinhal beach is calmer than on the other Portugal  beaches, facing the Atlantic Ocean.  Even in the hot summer days, the water can be very cold here.

Martinhal beach usually doesn’t get crowded. During the summer, you will find some people, but the beach will never be completely packed. This beach is great for adventurers, surfers and families looking for a relaxing stay.

People can swim and snorkel around the islets.Enjoy the crystal clear water at Praia do Martinha  and a variety of marine life underwater!

How to get to Martinhal Beach?

You can reach the islets via boat. Either you can take a boat directly from Martinhal beach or from the dock of Sagres. There are different diving tours to these islets. If not interested in taking a boat, you can take a look at the islets with binoculars.

Best restaurants near to Praia do Martinhal:

  • Nortada
  • Restaurante Martinhal
  • As Dunas

Carcavelos Beach

Carcavelos is the first wide beach on the Lisbon – Cascais coast. This beach is a great spot and most of the time you’ll find rugby or a surf competition there. Enjoy the world-class surfing at Carcavelos Beach!

Carcavelos Beaches in Portugal

How to get to Carcavelos Beach?

It’s just a 20 minutes drive from Lisbon by car along the Marginal road. You can also reach here via train station which is just 10 minutes walk away. T

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