Praia Velha (Old Beach)

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A Golden Beach call Old Beach

Old Beach is a fantastic destination for a leisurely stroll. Amidst the wooden walkways that extend across the beach, is facing the natural beauty of the small mouth of the Ribeira de São Pedro.

It has some beach supports that respond to the needs of swimmers, a car park,a bar named Old Beach and can also count on the possibility of doing a bike ride by the bike path parallel to the existing road. You can also simply watch the sea and filling the lungs with pure air of the pine trees surrounding the beach.

Extensive sandy beach, ideal for walking to the seaside. The seas are fairly calm, but still are used for surfing and body boarding. Stretched where nature blends with the lively and festive atmosphere of a beach dynamics. It was classified in 1998 as “Golden Beach” by the Ministry of Environment because of its landscape features, having been granted reclassification actions and play an important role in environmental tourism.

written by bongofury on 2010-06-08 in #world #locations #portugal #bongofury #landscapes #ocean #nature #beach

4 Comments

  1. photohuggers
    photohuggers ·

    Que bonito! Tem um ar um bocado místico =)
    Great review =)

  2. azurblue
    azurblue ·

    Looks great in all times !

  3. afd_lsi
    afd_lsi ·

    Great Location! Really nice galleries.

  4. kylewis
    kylewis ·

    Looks like a great beach, lots of sea mist as well the pics have a real vintage feel to them!

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