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4430, Vila Nova de Gaia
A large beach, attended by fishermen and holiday-makers that choose this beautiful fluvial area.
Praia da Aguda
A beach with some rocks and good conditions for fishing small crustaceans. It has a small harbour of refuge and a bar.
Praia Fluvial do Amial
A river beach with an earth floor by the Sousa river banks. There is a picnic area and a children's playground.
Praia Pedras do Corgo
A pleasant beach that is rather attended by young people.It has conditions for practising surf and windsurf. It has a pleasant terrace.
Praia de Leça da Palmeira
4450, Leça da Palmeira
A pleasant beach, much attended, mostly by young people.It has a surf school where one may rent surfing material and learn about this activity.There is a beach volleyball tournament every year.It has several bars whre light meals are served and bightly animation with karaoke and live music.
Avenida 25 de Abril
3830-044, Praia da Barra
A beach by the Vouga river's mouth, with a wide stretch of fine, white sand. Several restaurants and terraces with a good nightlife.
Praia do Alvor
Beach with a vast sand-pit, touristic and nicely equipped. During the summer, the mornings are filled with aerobics sessions. The beach is near one of the most important wet areas of the country that shelters migratory birds.
Praia da Azenha do Mar
7630, Azenha do Mar
Located in a small fishing village, it has a small port.There are periodical fishing competitions.A small seafood restaurant.
Located in the Centre of Ericeira beaches surrounded by high cliffs of the rocky coast with a small port for fishermen. Clean waters and beaches are known for their richness in minerals. Around, there is a panoramic promenade and excellent restaurants specializing in fish and seafood.
Praia da Nazaré
A very touristy beach, located in a lovely bay and surrounded by amazing cliffs, with a panoramic elevator. Every Saturday, from May to June there are xávega art performances. There are climibing, soccer and volleyball torunaments there on a regular basis. There are several typical quality restaurants.