1. Beaches

The beaches in Portugal

With its 800km of coastline and sunny weather Portugal is a dream destination for all beach lovers, the country has privileged access to both the Atlantic Ocean and the Mediterranean Sea making it a great destination for your summer holiday.

If you like surfing and big waves head to the beaches of Nazaré, those who like to swim in the warm Mediterranean water should go to the Algarve where they can visit the famous Benagil Beach and its spectacular cave, while those who would like to set up their beach umbrella in a quiet place should visit Costa Nova beach where they will find the famous coloured houses.

Explore the Portuguese coast with our selection of the best beaches in Portugal 👇

The best beaches in Portugal