Beaches in Setúbal shoreline
A mixture of exploring the verdant nature and explore the golden beaches lapped by the Atlantic, is the feeling when it traverses the coastline of Setúbal. Throughout its coast there are beaches for all tastes, quieter, more known.
One of the most recognized is the beach Figueirinha, with a car that makes it easier to access, this presents a fine and hot sand that is refreshed by the Atlantic whenever it decides to meets its sand.
For those looking for beaches that are authentic havens, there is the beach of Galapos and Galapinhos, with only pedestrian access are beaches that exude peace and quiet.
Continuing in Creiro the beach is the Stone Anicha, which appears in the oceanic vastness, being home to thousands of important marine species which raised its category to Zoological Reserve. As for those who like history, nothing like visiting the archaeological site here existent, being a Roman industrial complex of fish salting.
Before reaching the Portinho, is the Lapa de Santa Margarida, after descending a long staircase that winds to the sea.
Already, Portinho Arrábida which is considered as one of the most beautiful beaches in Portugal, with its fine white sand, which are lapped by the clear waters of the Atlantic, elements that contrast with the mass of Arrábida.
Traversing the coast of Sesimbra, are diverse landscapes, starting west, the territory is designed for Lagoa de Albufeira and is quite popular for water sports such as windsurfing and kitesurfing.
Heading south, to Sesimbra beach Lower Mill features extensive beaches that lead to the Rio de la Plata, a pioneer in the naturist beach strand. Yet the extensive sands, is the beach of Bicas, one of the beaches chosen as perfect for surfing.
At this time, the cliffs grow, becoming more high and steep, and home to small coves as Foz or Lagosteiros that have a beauty and geological value breathtaking.
After passing the Cape Espichel, towards the south, appear other coves but difficult to access, which are surrounded by mysteries and ancient stories of pirates.
Before reaching Sesimbra, there is a rock formation that deserves attention due to its horse head cut, which identifies the Ribeiro horse, a very beautiful beach, your access is by boat or along a path in the mountains.
Continuing along the coast you come to the Sesimbra bay, where the sea is calm and leisure activities such as fishing, and boating are your companions.
Already the west, is the beach of Gold Beach / Sesimbra and its opposite the beach in California, while at its center is the Fortress of Santiago, a building of the seventeenth century.
Na região da Almada, encontram-se as praias que dão o fervor à canção Sol da Caparica, dos Peste & Sida.
Away from the center of Costa da Caparica, this beach has a privileged view of the line of Lisbon and the Tagus estuary, where your tranquility is favorite for those who only seek rest and relax in a quiet moment.
Nearby are the campsite of G.N.R., the INATEL and C.C.L. and can be complemented by campers and easy access, this beach is perfect.
Despite having small, this beach is very popular with surfers, both by natural conditions and the proximity to the center of Costa da Caparica and the bustling Fisherman.
A beach which reference is quiet, being away from the hurly burly, it is a favorite for families with children.
Famous by the former Bar Bridge, which hosts some concerts and parties on summer evenings, this beach is now favorite for families with children.
A long sandy beach, this beach can be divided into three stages. The first to the north, the beach is sought for those looking for rest or volley ball game, football or snowshoeing.
In the center is a wide choice of bars, along with animation, being well known by the parties in Nightingale bar or just by living on the terraces during the day.
South relaxation of movement occurs during the day, while at night the animation warm summer nights.
This are the bars that are more fashionable Costa da Caparica is well known for Waikiki parties in Mermaid Beach or else by fresh the Edge D’water in the Morena Beach. This beach is perfect for those looking for fun with music or fans of extreme sports such as kite surfing and paragliding.
Already very close to the Arrábida, this beach is well frequented by families or groups of friends because it is quiet and the clarity of its waters are the play of reflection and fun in the wild.