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Warm water

It's a beautiful place, with warm water which is great for a swim. It's not very big, but is very... read more

Reviewed 10 October 2016
Gi A
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Lisbon, Portugal
Nice beach

Nice beach with warm water next to wall of rocks. On summer it's difficult to park the car. There... read more

Reviewed 27 August 2016
CBiscaia
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Reviewed 24 February 2018 via mobile

Our first stop on a road tour Was well worth it Lots of sandy beaches Was quiet but cold No one to bother you A must see Lots of walking too

Thank Docks1702
Reviewed 10 October 2016

It's a beautiful place, with warm water which is great for a swim. It's not very big, but is very pleasant.

Thank Gi A
Reviewed 27 August 2016 via mobile

Nice beach with warm water next to wall of rocks. On summer it's difficult to park the car. There are surf schools on the beach.

Thank CBiscaia
Reviewed 2 July 2016 via mobile

Nice sand, clean but though a bit could water. Not many people around. Good parking options. Be aware of current.

2  Thank Birgit F
Reviewed 2 June 2016

The São Torpes' beach is perfect for families. Very flat with fine sand and the water temperature quite pleasant (some say due to the cooling of the eye sore in the back ground - a thermoelectric plant). Nonetheless is a very safe beach due to...More

2  Thank Nuno F
Reviewed 15 September 2015

Nice warm waters but too many people concentrated in a small area. Bars avaialble from aprox. 10h00 onwards. WC.... seen much better...! Parking space available and nice restaurants close by.

Thank tiagol911
Reviewed 2 May 2015

Very nice beach with an extraordinary detail - warm water. The refrigeration system of the power plant nearby the beach, provides waves of hot water on the beach's bay. It's a very unusual sensation in the cold waters of the Atlantic Ocean and make you...More

1  Thank Nuno_R_Castro
Reviewed 13 December 2014

One of the amazing beaches at the famous «Costa Vicentina» in Portugal. The temperatue of the water is amazing,

Thank João S
Reviewed 28 September 2014

The beach itself is not very nice. Not very well cleaned, scenic view is a thermoelectric plant... But the water has a nice temperature; especially in high tide you can feel some waves of lukewarm water coming from the plant cooling circuit.

Thank Rudolf A
Reviewed 26 August 2014

It's a regular beach but with hot water from the electrical power plant near the beach. Don't worry it isn't a nuclear power plant :-)

Thank Edgar_P73
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