beautiful beaches

Discover some on the most beautiful beaches in Algarve

Praia Marinha, Lagoa

 

Surrounded by high cliffs carved by erosion, the beautiful beach of Marinha is considered among hundred best in the world, in a preserved nature place, almost at the wild state.

Before going down to the beach, you can enjoy the landscape at the top of the cliff, you can after go downstairs. Your effort will be rewarded by the peace which reigns in this creek.

 

Praia da Ponte de Piedade, Lagos

The praia de ponte de Piedade is closed to Lagos. It is one of the remarkable natural phenomenon of Algarve: the sandstone cliffs, eroded by the force of the elements, formed spectacular tunnels and underwater caves.

We reach this beach by foot or by the sea. Many fishermen offer their service and take you on board with them, to discover cliffs during a coastline boat trip. Swimming stop in the middle of cliffs, is amazing.

If you go there, in end-of-day, do not miss the sunset! The place is famous to be one of best the spot to admire it: The sun falls behind cliffs from Sagres…Breathtaking.

 

Plage de Odeixe, Aljezur

In extreme north of Algarve, takes place the beautiful and great beach of Odeixe. It is there that the Odeixe river is flowing in the Ocean, by taking the right end of the beach, thus delimiting Algarve and Alentejo. The beach offers two “environments “: The Ocean side and its famous waves will charm the surfers while the families will prefer the river side of the beach, more peaceful. The beach also offers nice possibilities of walk, especially at low tide.

For a splendid view, take the staircases and go at the top of cliffs… Here you are: Breathe!

If you want, you can take surf lessons at the beach. The beach of Odeixe is a famous surf spot, you find there a surf school (You can hire material on site)… You will find over there, good equipments: Showers, medical center, bar, carpark.

By | 2019-03-13T17:09:43+02:00 June 30th, 2015|Non classé|