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Costa de Caparica

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Address: Lisbon 2825, Portugal
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US$53.85*
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Costa da Caparica Surf and Yoga from Lisbon
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Very cold

The water is very cold but is it enjoyable to play with waves. The sand is very clean . But they can Put some fountains For cleaning feet.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 21 September 2016
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Hampshire, United Kingdom
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115 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you like beach walking go no further this is the place. An endless sandy beach nice and firm for walking. Lots of beach cafes and restaurants to re-energise at. This is the kind of place where on a good day it is fantastic but on a bad day you would definitely want to stay indoors.

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Thank Basingstone
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9 reviews
6 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 December 2016

Costa de Caparica is really beautiful beach with a lot of restaurants and cafes. You can choose sport activities or chill out in one of numerous bungalow and spent wonderful day on the beach.

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Thank Ekaterine Z
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

Beautiful sandy beach, goes on for miles. Lots of man made benches to sit down and admire the view. Great time to watch the surfers attempt the waves. You're able to walk along the pier (break water) till the tide comes in. Warm this time of year - October, reached 25°.

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Thank Carole W
Porto, Portugal
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18 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2016

All the beachs around Costa da Caparica are really beautiful but the land is so overexplored that ugly buildings accumulate nearby destroying the potential of the place. Streets are narrow, buildings have no design, good hotels are missing. In the end one prefers other places to enjoy the beach

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Thank José C
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 October 2016 via mobile

I really recommend this place. People are very kind and helpful. A beautiful landscape and a lot of beautiful points to see. Perfect place for surfing even if you can't surf you can find Surf School or you can just chill on the beach!! Lovely fresh food straight from Sea. If you like to cook you can buy fresh sardines... More 

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1 Thank Jelenik
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91 reviews
79 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 October 2016

Costa da Caparica has lots of ocean and sand. Water is warm. At some beaches one can occasionally find fishermen at work and thousands of seagulls helping them. And dozens of spectatiors too!

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Wigan, United Kingdom
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212 attraction reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 September 2016

Visited after catching ferry from Belem to Trafaria. For someone who stays in Cascais this resort is not for me. Other than what looked like a superb beach this town had nothing going for it for me in terms of buildings or places of beauty. I would not go back in a hurry. I will stick with the beauty of... More 

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Hove
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73 reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 September 2016

If you want a nice beach then yes the sand and water is fine, but I'd steer clear of this tacky place and head a few minutes south to Fonte de Telha or nearby. Costa was a shock and complete disappointment to me!

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Bucharest, Romania
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 September 2016

We were there in 22 September so the beach was almost empty. Still very impressive, it is so big you can not see the end. Worth a visit, was very relaxing.

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Istanbul, Turkey
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69 reviews
32 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 September 2016 via mobile

The water is very cold but is it enjoyable to play with waves. The sand is very clean . But they can Put some fountains For cleaning feet.

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