Praia Grande, Sintra

4.1
#3 of 6 in Beaches in Sintra
Surfers from all over the world flock to Praia Grande for its moderately large waves and fun atmosphere. This sandy shoreline offers year-round swells and more opportunities for water sports like skimboarding and bodyboarding. With such a long stretch, it's easy to find a space to yourself on the sand or on the waves. Although the waters are slightly colder than on southern beaches, visitors will find plenty of amenities available for a comfortable beach visit. Sun loungers and umbrellas are available for rent, and restaurants are steps past the sand. Arrange your visit to Praia Grande and discover more family-friendly attractions in Sintra using our Sintra trip planner .
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  • The beach is OK, actually interesting towards the far end at ebb (rock formations). Otherwise there is constantly water in the air. I guess this beach is more recommendable to surfers than sun bathers  more »
  • The location is stunning-if you come here take a stroll on the beach. The rooms are basic and comfortable. The hotel has basic amenities but we weren’t inclined to eat or drink here. The pool is huge ...  more »
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