What to do

3 days of aquatic adventures in northern Portugal


Winter or summer, northern Portugal is always popular with water sports enthusiasts. Looking for the perfect wave? Then come down to Espinho beach  and catch some of the best waves for surfing. And don’t worry if you don’t know how to surf yet as there are plenty of surf schools where you can learn, at a pace to suit you.

There are sure to be no lack of waves… waves and great food. Along the beach are plenty of fish and seafood restaurants serving clam, lobster and cod dishes to die for. A world of delicacies to treat your stomach with and make your stay in the north even more special.

You can also take advantage of your trip to do some sailing by dropping in at the Marina do Freixo. Or perhaps you’re looking for new adventures? Rafting and canyoning are two activities that are sure to get your adrenaline pumping. Dare to descend the rivers of the northern region and create some unique and unforgettable memories in the process.

Whether it be on a surfboard, sails pointed to the wind, or descending a river at high speed, northern Portugal has lots of water activities to experience! Whatever your style, one thing is assured: your days will packed with new and unique adventures.


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