Everything you need to know about surfing at Portugal

Portugal has quickly become a top surf destination, thanks to its consistent waves and rich surf culture. The country offers a range of surf spots, from the beginner-friendly beaches of Lagos to the world-renowned big wave spot at Nazaré. Beyond surfing, Portugal offers delicious cuisine, historical sites, and beautiful landscapes.

Frequently asked questions

Beginners can start at Lagos, while experienced surfers may prefer Ericeira or Nazaré for bigger waves.

Nazaré is known for its gigantic waves, while Ericeira is a World Surfing Reserve with high-quality waves.

Absolutely! Portugal offers beautiful beaches, family-friendly resorts, and a wealth of cultural and recreational activities.

The best time for beginners is from May to October, while experienced surfers will find the best conditions from September to May.

Costs can vary, but expect to budget around €500-€1000 EUR ($600-$1200 USD) for a week including accommodation, lessons, and meals.

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