Da Silva Surfcamp Portugal

Surrounding

Lourinhã

Dustin will be amazed when the gates of the Dino Park in Lourinhã, the capital of the dinosaurs, are opened in 2018. And certainly the museum shop will have some Hoodies available for the Stranger Things protagonist. But will they be as successful as those of the Science Museum of Minnesota? * Any way, the friendly small town has a skate park and a huge ocean to offer.

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Praia da Areia Branca

Praia da Areia Branca is located 70 km north of Lisbon and not far (2km) from the surf camp. Far away from the hustle and bustle of tourists, small cafés, cosy restaurants and a relaxed nightlife make this small coastal town immediately attractive.

In summer many Portuguese come to Praia da Areia Branca for a swim and there is more action. Nevertheless, on the long, white sandy beaches everyone finds his place. The often deserted surf spots offer perfect waves for every surfer – whether chicken or turtle.

Only 15km further north, Peniche is one of the most legendary surfing areas in Europe – with its very own season’s highlight, the World Surf League tour stop, the Rip Curl Pro Portugal. By the way, also in Peniche at home and frequent stop of our surf school, the Fatum Surfboards Factory.

Daytrips

Speaking of which, not only when it’s flat, we can think of a few things. And with Porto das Barcas, the Forte de Paimogo, Praia de Valmitão or Consolação – the surroundings of Lourinhã and Praia da Areia Branca are immediately obvious. For everything “else” like a boat trip on the Berlengas, the World Surf Heritage around Ericeira or the medieval town of Óbidos we are always pleased to take a day off…