Guidebook for Sesimbra

Flândia
Guidebook for Sesimbra

Sightseeing

This is a beautiful beach, especially for a windy day. A paraglyding school on the cliff is available the whole summer. To get the beach it is necessary to use a quite long and high wood staircase.
13 místní doporučují
Beach Bicas
13 místní doporučují
This is a beautiful beach, especially for a windy day. A paraglyding school on the cliff is available the whole summer. To get the beach it is necessary to use a quite long and high wood staircase.
Very long beach, famous for being the oldest nudist beach in the country.
35 místní doporučují
Praia do Meco
35 místní doporučují
Very long beach, famous for being the oldest nudist beach in the country.
Beautiful nature, perfect location for birdwatching. Surf/windsurf/kytesurf school is working during the whole year. International spot for kitesurfers. Boating and fishing is also possible.
19 místní doporučují
Lagoa de Albufeira
19 místní doporučují
Beautiful nature, perfect location for birdwatching. Surf/windsurf/kytesurf school is working during the whole year. International spot for kitesurfers. Boating and fishing is also possible.
Beautiful beach 10 min walking from the house, a bar and restaurant nearby. The car parking is often full so we recommend to get the beach on foot.
Praia da Lagoa de Albufeira
Beautiful beach 10 min walking from the house, a bar and restaurant nearby. The car parking is often full so we recommend to get the beach on foot.
Beautiful cap with great views, a lighthouse and a historical site with a convent (XVIII century). Dinosaurs footprints are indicated as well as hiking paths. 15 mn by car.
47 místní doporučují
Cabo Espichel
47 místní doporučují
Beautiful cap with great views, a lighthouse and a historical site with a convent (XVIII century). Dinosaurs footprints are indicated as well as hiking paths. 15 mn by car.
On this coast you´ll see astonishing views if you come by car . The road crosses the Serra da Arrábida, down the cliffs you´ll see great beaches with transparent water. No waves but colder sea water.
15 místní doporučují
Praia Portinho da Arrabida
15 místní doporučují
On this coast you´ll see astonishing views if you come by car . The road crosses the Serra da Arrábida, down the cliffs you´ll see great beaches with transparent water. No waves but colder sea water.
Fantastic beach with a viewpoint to see the coastline from Cabo Espichel to Lisbon. Wood stairs are settled and a car park is available. In forecast windy days, choose the morning to go there.
of Alfarim beach
Fantastic beach with a viewpoint to see the coastline from Cabo Espichel to Lisbon. Wood stairs are settled and a car park is available. In forecast windy days, choose the morning to go there.
Small mountain range around the Sado estuary. It is a Natural Park where you can find mediterranean species of flora. It provides some magnificient panoramic views. About 30 mn by car from the house.
90 místní doporučují
Serra da Arrábida
90 místní doporučují
Small mountain range around the Sado estuary. It is a Natural Park where you can find mediterranean species of flora. It provides some magnificient panoramic views. About 30 mn by car from the house.
Setúbal is about 40 mn by car from Lagoa de Albufeira. Here you can take a ferryboat to reach Tróia, a touristic hotspot, and the Alentejo coastline.
Setúbal (Doca do Comércio) - Tróia (Cais Sul)
Setúbal is about 40 mn by car from Lagoa de Albufeira. Here you can take a ferryboat to reach Tróia, a touristic hotspot, and the Alentejo coastline.

Shopping

The closest village with an ATM and good shops: supermarkets, fish shop, meat shop, coffees and restaurants. A laundry is available as well as a hairdresser. There is also a little church.
7 místní doporučují
Alfarim
7 místní doporučují
The closest village with an ATM and good shops: supermarkets, fish shop, meat shop, coffees and restaurants. A laundry is available as well as a hairdresser. There is also a little church.

Everything Else

Little settlement where you can find a PHARMACY. A POLICE STATION is located nearby.
Caixas
Little settlement where you can find a PHARMACY. A POLICE STATION is located nearby.
The biggest village in the surroundings with and historical castle. Here you can find excellent fish restaurants. A COMMUNITY HEALTHCARE CENTRE is available. You need about 20 mn by car.
102 místní doporučují
Sesimbra
102 místní doporučují
The biggest village in the surroundings with and historical castle. Here you can find excellent fish restaurants. A COMMUNITY HEALTHCARE CENTRE is available. You need about 20 mn by car.
TRAIN STATION about 20 mn distance from the house by car. You can reach it by taxi. However a big and safe parking is available for you to leave the car and take the train to Lisbon (40 mn).
Coina
TRAIN STATION about 20 mn distance from the house by car. You can reach it by taxi. However a big and safe parking is available for you to leave the car and take the train to Lisbon (40 mn).

Food Scene

Here you can find very good traditional portuguese pastry and cakes. Very good portuguese bread is possible to buy. Highly recommended!
8 místní doporučují
Earth Secrets
8 místní doporučují
Here you can find very good traditional portuguese pastry and cakes. Very good portuguese bread is possible to buy. Highly recommended!
Hotel dos Zimbros is a nice place to have a tea on a cold afternoon in the winter. There is a swimming pool that can be used by the visitors in summertime.
Hotel Dos Zimbros
Hotel dos Zimbros is a nice place to have a tea on a cold afternoon in the winter. There is a swimming pool that can be used by the visitors in summertime.

Drinks & Nightlife

Tradicional village with good restaurants, specially fish and shellfish. Some popular bars are well knowned as spots of the nightlife. About 5 to10 mn by car.
13 místní doporučují
Aldeia do Meco
13 místní doporučují
Tradicional village with good restaurants, specially fish and shellfish. Some popular bars are well knowned as spots of the nightlife. About 5 to10 mn by car.