Praia das Maçãs

A beach with a wide stretch of sand in the mouth of the Colares brook, easy to get to, with a picturesque tram that goes down the valley. There are lovely rocky formations surrounded by the small town of Colares. The space has a playground and typical restaurants that serve mostly fish and shellfish dishes.


Praia das Maçãs


  • Difficult external parking
  • Seaside beaches
  • Restaurant, Bar/snack-bar
  • car access
  • watch

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