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Surf: brave the waves in a magical setting


Whether for first timers or hard-core veterans, surfing in Peniche or Ericeira is a real adventure.

Portugal's pristine, untamed beaches attract lovers of surfing from around the globe.

For beginners, the beach at Peniche is the best choice. The small fishing village of Ericeira, halfway between Lisbon and Peniche is a surfer's paradise. Foz do Lizandro, Praia do Sul, Matadouro, Furna these are the many names for the different spots that have made the area's reputation. The variety of waves accommodates different skill levels: you can surf right, left, or back of the wave.

Helios Ericeira hotel offers a relaxing atmosphere and organizes surfing sessions. To see the biggest waves in the world, stop in Nazaré, where in 2014 the French surfer Benjamin Sanchis rode a 30 metre monster!

Helios Ericeira
Rua do Lizandro 2
2655 Carvoeira

+351 (0)91 242 4767

Planet Surf Portugal
Pensão Residencial Atlantis
Avenida do mar n°100 casais do Baleal Ferrel
2520-101 Ferrel/ Peniche

+351 (0)26 276 9390

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