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Beach in Portugal
A small river beach located by the small town of Fuseta. Despite its dimensions and the fact that the water quality could be better, it becomes crowded with tourists in the summer. Nearby there are several restaurants that serve mostly shellfish dishes.
Avenida Marginal (EN 6)
A beach located in the middle of the Cascais line, very well conceited, located by the mouth of the Tejo river and the fortress of São Julião da Barra.Rather sought after mostly by the youngsters, it has good conditions for winsurfing and there is even a windsurf school there.There are hal a dozen bars and restaurants that offer good mornings, afternoons and evenings.
Barragem de Santa Clara
7665, Santa Clara-a-Velha
Localizada perto da aldeia de Santa Clara-a-Velha, esta albufeira é um magnífico espelho de água e uma das maiores albufeiras da Europa. Oferece uma zona balnear, com uma plataforma flutuante e zona de lazer.
Praia de Manta Rota
8900, Vila Real de Santo António
Located in a picturesque fishing village, this beach has a wide stretch of sand, tranquil waters. Good infrastructures and many restaurants. There is a market, many shops, the Arts Centre and the Ria Formosa Natural Park that are all good for nice strolls. If you happen to go to Manta Rota in August, do visit the craftswork fair that takes place every year at that season.
Praia Fluvial do Reconquinho
A river beach on the Mondego river's banks, by the camping. It has a games field, a picnic area, a bar and a boat haven.
Praia da Amoreira
A beach located on the Natural Park of the Vicentine Coast and Alentejan Southwest. Quite lovely and touristy, with a stretch of sand that is protected by tall dunes. One may choose between the sea waves and the calmness of the river. It has a small backup bar that serves light meals.
Praia do Malhão
7645, Vila Nova de Milfontes
A very beautiful beach located by a rocky cliff.It can be divided in three part... To the north, a wide snady area with many dunes.To the south, a wide space protected by a rocky cliff.Between these two, three small beaches protected by beautiful rocky formations.For those staying at the camping, there is transportation to this beach.Good for surfing.
Praia Fluvial do Ermal
Praia fluvial com uma paisagem única, junto à albufeira criada pela Barragem do Ermal, um local de eleição para quem gosta de desportos náuticos.
Praia do Ancão
A beach with a rather wide stretch of sand where the Ria Formosa begins. Located by a luxury tourism village, the sand is very clean, the water of good quality and there are several backup equipments. One may practise several nautical sports or simply rent a parasol for resting in the shade. There are fine restaurants and night animation in the area.
Praia Fluvial do Taboão
One of the most interesting places in the parish of Paredes de Coura. A countryside, calm place with the excellent, albeit cold waters of the Coura river. It has a games field and a cafe-restaurant. In the summer, at the time of the Modern Music Festival of Paredes de Coura, the beach is filled with rock lovers.