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perfect destination to learn how to surf!

The water was cold, which is typical for northern Portugal in September. The lovely sandbar where a... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
NaylaA
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USA
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Great beach

Great beach for all, very large, all sand. It shelves into the water quickly but there’s a sand bar... read more

Reviewed 27 August 2018
David C
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Belper, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The water was cold, which is typical for northern Portugal in September. The lovely sandbar where a river feeds into the ocean makes it a perfect hangout for families with small children. We were impressed with the number of nice looking and fit young people...More

Thank NaylaA
Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

Great beach for all, very large, all sand. It shelves into the water quickly but there’s a sand bar straight after it so not so deep. Great for surfing (I watched not participated), you can body surf in on the waves. No large stones or...More

Thank David C
Reviewed 20 August 2018

I thoroughly enjoy this beach. It has adequate surf and amenities. Plus its got a nice river mouth for family and children to enjoy the water when the surf is too rough and/or cold. To be honest this is the beach that makes me want...More

Thank 788murrays
Reviewed 4 August 2018 via mobile

My wife and I rented a motorcycle and ended up at this beach by way of a small unmarked road. The parking at the top was a long way from the beach so we turned around and drove right to the front with the other...More

Thank Scott L
Reviewed 24 July 2018

A lovely sandy beach with a shallow river running into the sea. Fabulous location for families with children who can experience the sea and the river and explore the river and rocks. Ample parking in the area and there are also some eateries next to...More

Thank Rick S
Reviewed 23 July 2018 via mobile

Great beach! Especially for surfers. But even as a non-surfer I liked it very much. Sea is quite rough, just like most beaches in the area.

Thank evil-A-Gogo
Reviewed 11 July 2018

This is a pretty seaside village, with a safe beachs, a nice winding road along the beach, and a pleasant pedestrian shopping area. We stopped here on the drive south back to Lisbon.Nice sunset good restaurants.

1  Thank hansmatthoy
Reviewed 3 May 2018

The Lizandro beach is well known for being a beginners surf beach. When we were there the conditions and weather were terrible so no one was out. It seems to be very small and narrow with it’s triangle shape and gets probably overcrowded when the...More

Thank Claes N
Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

This beach is perfect if you have children. There is a river that runs from the sea which allows younger children to play safely in slightly warmer water that is only max 4 feet deep. For those looking for waves the sea is right there...More

1  Thank saladboxman
Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

Great, clean beach, with fantastic views (even in bad weather conditions) and plenty of cafes and surf rentals around. Family friendly.

1  Thank Alana K
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Buss or uber 👍🏼 once in Ericeira u Can easy take the beach bus for 1 euro to foz lizandro and many other Nice beaches 😊
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