What to do

North coast


On the coastline of Porto and Northern Portugal take advantage of your time outdoors to simply relax or, if you prefer, feel some adrenaline.

During this time of year, this part of Northern Portugal offers a mild climate and a safe coast so you can travel alone or with family.

In Northern Portugal there are beaches to suit all tastes. You can spend pleasant days with the family, or surrender to the extreme sports that are attracting more and more water sports enthusiasts. From deep sea fishing to surfing, kite surfing to body boarding, the region offers a wide range of options.

In Viana do Castelo, the Afife parish features beaches with the perfect conditions for surfing and body boarding.

The beaches of Ofir, in Esposende, Cabedelo, in Viana do Castelo and Moledo, in Caminha, are places that offer ideal conditions for kite surfing. 

At each of these beaches, there are schools and companies that rent equipment and advise on safety and places where you can practice each sport.

Enjoy unique days on the cost of Porto and Northern Portugal and try its cuisine. You will find a cuisine packed with flavors of the sea, fish and seafood of exceptional quality. Accompany these dishes with a wine from the region and enjoy the moment.

In the summer it is rare to find beachfront land lacking the entertainment and special cultural programs geared towards visitors, such as concerts and free shows. 

Choose Porto and Northern Portugal as your holiday destination.


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