Surf Guide - Algarve (Aljezur - Lagos)
Paradise of surfing, climbing, traveling ...
One of the last places in Europe where it is still possible to enjoy the free beaches and the freedom of the hippie of life. The paradise of surfers, travelers and ruffians looking for the beauty of this beautiful place on earth.
The West Coast of Algarve has become famous for one of Europe's finest surf destinations, with Sagres being the capital of surfing. Its location in the lower corner of Portugal means that there are almost always excellent conditions for surfing regardless of weather.
In the vicinity of Sagres, conditions can be found throughout the year. With a strong swell from S, SW, Z, we can surf the southern part or east of Sagres. On the west coast the waves reach several meters. The most famous place is Nazaré, which lies between Lisbon and Porte. Waves here when swell in the winter period reach up to 30m. Sagres is home to Praia do Amado, where the Surfing World Championships are held.