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Cabo Espichel, Sesimbra

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Geologic Formation · Lookout
Take in the impressive view at Cabo Espichel, a cape with towering cliffs looking out over the Atlantic Ocean. A lighthouse and a church (Santuário de Nossa Senhora do Cabo Espichel) stand close to the edge and are still in use. After you have your fill of the view, look for the dinosaur fossil footprints in the Jurassic strata. Stop at the on-site cafe for a chance to rest your feet. Use our Sesimbra trip planner to arrange your visit to Cabo Espichel and other attractions in Sesimbra.
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  • This is a beautiful spot with many lovely views of the sea and the coast. It is made even more interesting by the existence of the ruins, as Cabo Espichel used to be a site of pilgrimage. There was...  more »
  • Nice view and peacfull. Near the place and a nice travel along the roads with nature. A good option.  more »
  • Beautiful place with a great view
  • Beautiful view!

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